Judd Apatow creates films that people <3 to watch. His latest flick, Five Year Engagement is all about soul mates. Press play and pass the tissues.
Cult producer and writer Judd Apatow understands exactly where his audience’s LOL buttons are located. Starring Jason Segel and Emily Blunt, his latest rom-com is the charming and poignant tale of two kindred spirits who can’t live without each other. Ingeniously casting the award-winning actors as an on-screen couple, the chemistry between Blunt and Segal is infectious, perfectly combining the more obvious elements of American comedy with the dry British type of banter. Cheeky and honest, the film’s storyline maintains a steady, exciting pace and watches the characters’ relationship grow.
A perfect date, or a break up movie, Five Year Engagement is the follow up to Judd’s most recent break through movies Forgetting Sarah Marshall and Bridesmaids. i-D online caught up with buddies and pretend love birds Emily and Jason to find out what makes them go googley-eyed.
Five Year Engagement is out now in UK cinemas.
Text: Milly McMahon