Drama / Comedy / Romance
Director: Joe Swanberg
Running time: 90 mins Released: 1st November 2013
About Drinking Buddies
Kate (Olivia Wilde) is a beautiful tomboy who works at the marketing office of a microbrewery in Chicago. Her easygoing friend Luke (Jake Johnson) is a brewer on the shopfloor. They share a playful, affectionate bond and have lots in common but romance seems unlikely as they both have partners. Kate is seeing the slightly older Chris (Ron Livingston), a music producer who considers himself cultured. Luke's girlfriend Jill (Anna Kendrick) is a homebody who works as a teacher, and after six years of dating she wishes that Luke would start considering marriage. After a party, the two couples end up at Chris' cabin in the countryside. While Kate and Luke drink and play cards, Chris and Jill discover that they both have a love of literature and an awkward attraction forms.