Yes Man

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"One Word Can Change Everything."
  • PG-13
  • 2008
  • 1 hr 44 min
  • 6.8  (376,796)
  • 46

Yes Man is a comedy film that was released in 2008, and stars actor Jim Carrey in the leading role. The movie is directed by Peyton Reed, and produced by David Heyman, Richard D. Zanuck and Jim Carrey. Yes Man is based on the memoir of the same name by British author Danny Wallace. The movie follows the life of Carl Allen (Jim Carrey), a man who is depressed, single, and rarely has any fun. In fact, he spends most of his time locked up in his apartment and avoiding any social interaction. However, when Carl is encouraged by an old friend to attend a self-help seminar, he finds himself saying yes to everything, including the things he would usually say no to.

Carl's new-found positive attitude leads him down a road of new adventures and opportunities, from attending Korean language classes, to learning to play the guitar, and even volunteering in a homeless shelter. His new "yes" philosophy even leads him to meet Allison (Zooey Deschanel), an impulsive, energetic, and free-spirited girl whom he becomes smitten with.

However, as his "yes" man philosophy begins to take hold of his life, Carl soon realizes that not every opportunity that comes his way is a good one. His constant agreement leads him to agreeing to take part in a dangerous fight with a band of hooligans, and also sees him involved in a robbery.

Throughout the film, Jim Carrey is at his comedic best, delivering a mix of slapstick humor, witty one-liners, and physical comedy. The film also features a fantastic supporting cast, including Bradley Cooper as Carl's overbearing boss, Terence Stamp as the self-help guru who starts Carl on his "yes" man journey, and Rhys Darby as Carl's eccentric, new age friend.

Yes Man is a movie that is full of life and positivity, inspiring its audience to take chances and embrace new experiences. The film is a light-hearted and fun comedy that delivers an important message about the importance of saying yes to life and seizing every opportunity that comes your way.

The film's themes of positivity, self-discovery and personal growth resonate throughout, making it a movie that is perfect for anyone who needs a little encouragement to embrace life's challenges. The performances of the cast, in particular Jim Carrey and Zooey Deschanel, are fantastic, and the chemistry between the two is electric.

Overall, Yes Man is a must-watch comedy that delivers laughs, heartwarming moments, and an inspiring message that will leave you feeling motivated and uplifted. So, say yes to this feel-good movie, and you will not be disappointed.

Yes Man is a 2008 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 44 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.8 and a MetaScore of 46.

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  • Release Date
    2008
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    1 hr 44 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.8  (376,796)
  • Metascore
    46