Movie review: Lots of eye candy, few laughs in 'Other Woman'

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Posted: Friday, April 25, 2014 12:00 am

As much a female buddy picture as it is a revenge tale against a cheating husband, “The Other Woman” feels like a younger — but not necessarily funnier — version of “The First Wives Club.”

In that 1996 movie, Goldie Hawn, Bette Midler and Diane Keaton got their retribution after being dumped by their husbands for younger women. This time Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann and Kate Upton take aim at the same philanderer (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, “Game of Thrones”).

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