His speech is about his travels around the world while in the Navy. Plot[ edit ] Larry Crowne, a middle-aged Navy veteranis fired from his job at a Larry crowne store due to a lack of college education, despite his seniority and exemplary work. Mercedes finds out that Talia and Larry are just friends.
Larry is given a big round of applause by his classmates and an A-plus grade from Mercedes, who is now happier in her life, and has rediscovered her passion for teaching. While he initially struggles in speech class, he does very well in economics.
Larry offers her a ride home, which Mercedes reluctantly accepts. Realizing there is no way he will not lose his house, Larry uses the knowledge he gained in his Economics class to begin a strategic foreclosure. She wants to have sex as well, but Larry declines, not wanting to take advantage of her inebriated state.
She lets him know that he was an excellent student, to which he replies that she was an excellent teacher.
Mercedes drinks at home after school because she is unhappily married to Dean, a former professor-turned-writer-turned-blogger. Finals now come, and Larry is scheduled last. At the college, he becomes part of a colorful community of outcasts, also-rans, and the overlooked all trying to find a better future for themselves.
At her front door, Mercedes offers Larry to kiss her and they hug Mercedes thinks that they are kissing. After a night with Dean goes horribly wrong, Mercedes is left alone at a bus stop, where Larry and his scooter gang notice her.
On their way home they witness Dean getting arrested for drunk driving. He goes back to concentrating on his studies and his new job instead.
Mercedes runs into Talia, who is telling Frances, her English teacher, that she will be dropping out of college to start a thrift store. Subsisting on unemployment benefits and unable to afford to drive his SUVLarry buys a scooter from Lamar.
In reality, Dean spends his days looking at internet porn. Mercedes walks to her office and sees a note from Larry on the door, which is an invitation for French toast, with the address to his new apartment. When Dean arrives home the following morning he finds all of his possessions on the front lawn.
Two of the classes he takes are speech, taught by Larry crowne Tainot and economics, taught by Dr. He is seen taking Dr. She drives there and they kiss. Larry, who is divorced and lives alone, cannot find a job and could lose his house. Mercedes, meanwhile, warns Larry not to disclose the events of the previous night, and remains under the false impression that he is romantically involved with the much-younger Talia.The Tomatometer rating – based on the published opinions of hundreds of film and television critics – is a trusted measurement of movie and TV programming quality for millions of moviegoers.
Jun 30, · Until he was downsized, affable, amiable Larry Crowne (Hanks) was a superstar team leader at the big-box company where he's worked since his time in the Navy/10(K). Jun 28, · "Larry Crowne" has Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts and a good premise and a colorful supporting cast, but what it doesn't have is a reason for existing.
The screenplay carries blandness to a point beyond tedium. At some point the sinking realization sets in that Larry Crowne was born a nice guy, will always be a nice guy, will find few bumps in his road and is destined for a happy ending.2/5.
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