"Reel Reviews: ‘The Spy Who Dumped Me’ combines action, comedy" by: Jessica Shepard

    Since I’m an avid fan of action movies with snappy one-liners and plenty of jokes, I decided to watch “The Spy Who Dumped Me” over the weekend.
   Last week’s Mission Impossible set the mood for some hijinks and while I knew it wasn’t the same premise, it ended up being pretty enjoyable.
   Plus, I’ve pretty much loved everything Mila Kunis has been acting in and Kate McKinnon is always hilarious.
   The film stars Kunis and McKinnon along with Justin Theroux, and Sam Heughan.
   The Spy Who Dumped Me follows two friends who get chased through Europe by assassins after one of their ex-boyfriends turns out to be a CIA agent.
   Audrey (Kunis) and Morgan (McKinnon), two 30-year-old best friends in Los Angeles, are thrust unexpectedly into an international conspiracy when Audrey’s ex-boyfriend shows up at their apartment with a team of deadly assassins on his trail. 
   Not to mention that the CIA and British Intelligence are searching for Audrey’s ex-boyfriend as well!
   Surprising even themselves, the duo jump into action and hop a plane.
   They end up on the run throughout Europe from assassins and a suspicious-but-charming British agent Sebastian (Heughan), as they hatch a plan to save the world.
   Dial in some shady Russians, some good old-fashioned double-cross and awesomely gory gun fights and you’ve got a decent action flick with a few dashes of commentary.
   The Spy Who Dumped Me is sort of built on the premise of weird “what ifs” and how a normal person could be reacting to such an unexpected and bizarre problem. 
   Plus, it also gives Audrey and Morgan more bonding time and a chance to show off their individual skills.
   The film is rated R for violence, language throughout, some crude sexual material and graphic nudity.
   There’s plenty of cursing, violence and sexual references that cement this as a clearly adult movie.
   I’d say make it a girl’s night out and enjoy the movie.
   The movie runs at 117 minutes, nearly two hours and features two extra snippets while the credits roll at the end.
   So far, The Spy Who Dumped Me has grossed over $12 million worldwide. 

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