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Overall C+

When Jonathan Trager (John Cusack) and Sara Thomas (Kate Beckinsale) both reach for the last pair of black cashmere gloves at Bloomingdale's during the Christmas rush, Jon is convinced this is the start of a wonderful introductory offer. But Sara thinks fate should decide if they are meant for each other, so the pair exchange contact info in a way that will insure only destiny will allow them to access.

Violence B+
Sexual Content C-
Profanity C
Substance Use B

MPAA Rating: PG-13

Talk to your kids about…


How can depending on “fate” to rule your life become dangerous if applied to reality? What are some other ways Sara could have determined if Jonathan was the “right” man for her? Considering how well they really know each other, do you think the tremendous coincidences they experienced would make a significant difference in the success of their relationship over the long term?