The Competition

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  • TV-14
  • 2018
  • 4.5  (1,366)

The Competition is a romantic comedy movie released in 2018, starring Thora Birch, Claire Coffee, and Chris Klein. The film follows the story of Lauren Mauldin (Claire Coffee), a successful architect and single mother who is in desperate need of a job. She meets Tom (Chris Klein), a charming and affluent furniture maker, and they both apply for the same job: designing a children's center for a new housing development. As they both vie for the job, they realize they have to work together to win the competition.

The plot opens with Lauren, a freelance architect, working hard to provide for her son and herself. She's struggling to make ends meet and hoping for a big break. She then comes across an opportunity to design the children's center for a new housing development in LA. But she finds out that Tom, a wealthy and successful furniture maker, is also applying for the same job.

Despite her initial reluctance, Lauren agrees to team up with Tom to win the competition. They both come from different worlds and have completely different styles of working. Lauren is more conscientious and practical, while Tom is more laid back and flamboyant. Lauren tries to maintain a strictly professional attitude towards Tom, but they both gradually develop feelings for each other.

As they work together on the project, they encounter numerous obstacles and challenges that force them to bond and rely on each other. The stakes are high, and they both want the job badly. However, their highly competitive natures end up causing conflicts, and they have to learn how to communicate and cooperate better.

The Competition is a heartwarming story about two people who unexpectedly fall in love while trying to outdo each other. Their professional rivalry adds a unique dimension of tension to their romance, making it more interesting and engaging.

The movie has excellent cinematography, capturing the beauty of Los Angeles and the surrounding suburbs. The soundtrack is also perfect, with an eclectic mix of pop, rock, and indie tracks that match the mood of the film.

The acting performances of the lead actors, Thora Birch, Claire Coffee, and Chris Klein, are outstanding. Birch is perfect as Lauren, portraying her character as a strong and independent woman who will do anything to provide for her son. Coffee gives an excellent performance as Lauren, displaying a tough exterior that is masking her vulnerable side. Klein is fantastic as Tom, bringing his laid-back and carefree personality to life.

In conclusion, The Competition is a charming romantic comedy that is sure to delight audiences. It is a feel-good movie with an engaging plot, beautiful cinematography, and engaging soundtrack. The film's beautiful blend of humor, romance, and competition makes it a must-watch for all fans of the genre.

The Competition is a 2018 romance movie. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.5.

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    4.5  (1,366)