“While the inevitable outcome is predictable, there may be a few obstacles along the way that are kind of refreshing to see.
“"Playing It Cool" is an annoying, silly, boring and disappointing romantic comedy with an awful story of a man that does not believe in love due to a traumatic experience in his childhood.
“ The whole love story is quite boring, which is a shame because I liked the chemistry between the different characters.
“ Too Cliché .
“ The story was great until it comes to the conclusive part of the movie, where the cliché "happy ending" for the viewers everywhere.
“ Generally, this is a bland rom-com with one or two funny side characters.
“ 'Playing it Cool' is just about as cliche as they come with this genre, even though the film tries its darndest to do the opposite.
“ Really enjoyable twist on a rom com .
“"It is certainly true for "Playing it Cool" that its story drives its characters, and its story is as clichéd and predictable as they come.
“ It's a waste of time.
“ Annoying, Silly, Boring and Disappointing .
“ It is so cliché, my eyes hurt.
“ Review: I really wasn't that impressed with this film because it seemed to be going nowhere, right from the very beginning.
“ so unnaturally boring and pretentious .
“ The movie is genuine and feels realistic even when it is a little bit cliché.
“ I really wanted to like this one — it has a solid cast, and the promotional shots of Chris Evans in a variety of costumes (including a WWII sailor, a chain-smoking film noir hero, and an astronaut) looked intriguing.
“ but me and my friends (27-35) could identify ourselves in lots of the situations and we found it really funny and really entertaining as a romantic comedy should be!
“ How cliché is that?
“ Another thing I loved about the movie was that it avoided the cliché "I wrote a book about us and it made you upset.
“ This vastly enjoyable romcom has one of the wittiest and most clever scripts this longtime romcom fan has ever viewed.
“ However, there was interesting storytelling technique, crisp cinematography, snappy dialogue, and quirky visuals to keep audiences' attention up to that final romp across San Francisco at the end.
“ Playing It CoolYet another formulaic romcom that misses the mark.
“ Creative and entertaining.
“ but both so-called 'romantic comedy' turned out to be so boring, so exaggerated, so pretentious, and so contrite, and both should never be approved to be produced.
“ semi-bland .
“The film is predictable, there will be times when you will be anxious for what will happen, and some other times you will feel boredom and impatience.
“ 'Playing it Cool' contains a few moments of genuine charm, purely from its actors, only to be outdone by the next extremely cliche plot point.
“ but these two screenplays are just as bored as each other, and the difference is so little, only the storyline shuffled a little bit.
“ Though the ending is predictable & follows the classic romantic comedy formula, the movie itself rarely goes in the direction of clichés.
“ Falls Into the Cliche's it Swears to Avoid .