By Gregory Kirschling
September 05, 2007 at 04:00 AM EDT

I Want Someone to Eat Cheese With

B
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  • Movie
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Curb Your Enthusiasm‘s Jeff Garlin makes his feature writing-directing debut in I Want Someone to Eat Cheese With, a wry movie that, packed with his well-known friends and scored intermittently to bouncy accordion music, plays like a softer episode of Curb. He stars as a Chicago actor hoping for love and weight loss, and the movie would feel too wispy and minor if not for a romantic subplot matching him with Sarah Silverman as a crazy ice cream vendor. Garlin’s the first director to really exploit the menace behind Silverman’s funny-hot-chick persona; if only for a scene or two, the results cut surprisingly deep. B

I Want Someone to Eat Cheese With

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  • Movie
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mpaa
  • Unrated
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  • 80 minutes
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