Entertainment Weekly

Stay Connected

Subscribe

Advertise With Us

Learn More

Skip to content

Article

Down to You

Posted on

Down to You

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
89 minutes
performer:
Freddie Prinze Jr., Julia Stiles, Ashton Kutcher
director:
Kris Isacsson
genre:
Romance

We gave it a D-

Two charming young actors are yet again relegated to charmless dreck in Down to You, a sort of When Harry Met Sally…The Early Years, where he’s a budding chef, she’s a bohemian naif, and the plot’s recycled from a thousand teen junk flicks (even Prinze could do better). The movie devolves into a fight-by-fight chronicle of their banal romance, with analytical into-the-camera confessions like Prinze’s post-breakup declaration, ”Ouch, that kinda sucked,” sprinkled throughout. D-

Comments