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The Story of Us is a dramatic, romantic movie that takes an inside look at a couple who's marriage is heading toward divorce. Every day life takes its toll on the couple, Ben and Katie, and they find that they spend more time fighting than they do loving. On the fatal day Kate has had enough, explodes and Ben finds his new home at a local motel.

During the course of the separation several clips of the couples life together begin to show. The clips reveal the early days when they worked together all the way to the birth of their two children. It revealed the end, the night before it went wrong and they went to bed. This is where he tried to find her foot under the covers, a sign that she was no longer upset with him is if she rubbed her foot on his, and this time she pulled away. They learn what it was that they fell in love with, where it all went wrong, and how it would feel if they lost one another forever.

Kate attends a cooking class after her children leave for camp to help fill some of her spare time. A tall, dark and handsome man is quickly attracted to the recently separated woman, and attempts to catch her eye. He makes her laugh, appreciates her good humor, and asks her about her day. He graciously invites himself to her home to teach her how to cook a new meal and she hesitantly accepts. Ben makes an appearance, and a lasting impression on the man, when he stops by to pick up his dry cleaning from their home.

The couple attempts to go together to pick up their children from camp. They decide on the trip that they should tell the children after camp is over, at their favorite restaurant, that they plan to divorce, but first they must spend the night in the cabin with the children. During this night many flashbacks occur and the results will have a lasting effect on the whole family.

The Story of Us is an Comedy, Drama, Romance movie that was released in 1999 and has a run time of 1 hr 35 min. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.0 and a MetaScore of 37.

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| 1999 | 1 hr 35 min | 6.0/10 | 37/100
Bruce Willis, Michelle Pfeiffer, Colleen Rennison, Jake Sandvig