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Accidentally on Purpose 

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Billie, a woman in her 30's, wants to settle down and have a family. When she tells her boyfriend James this, he tells her he doesn't want that, so they break up. She gets drunk and hooks ... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
Jenna Elfman ...  Billie 18 episodes, 2009-2010
Jon Foster ...  Zack 18 episodes, 2009-2010
Ashley Jensen ...  Olivia 18 episodes, 2009-2010
Lennon Parham ...  Abby 18 episodes, 2009-2010
Nicolas Wright ...  Davis 18 episodes, 2009-2010
Grant Show ...  James 16 episodes, 2009-2010
Pooch Hall ...  Ryan 10 episodes, 2009-2010
Kimberly Manion ...  Office Worker / ... 8 episodes, 2009-2010
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Billie, a woman in her 30's, wants to settle down and have a family. When she tells her boyfriend James this, he tells her he doesn't want that, so they break up. She gets drunk and hooks up with a guy named Zack. Upon discovering that she's pregnant, he moves in to try and help her. Written by tech support

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She's with child and pregnant too.

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2009 (USA) See more »

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Kao slučajno See more »

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1.78 : 1
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The main character is a film critic, and the episodes are named after movie titles. See more »

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Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.30 (2010) See more »

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Written by David Fagin
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Accidentally bad, or bad on purpose?
23 September 2009 | by sixstring-1See all my reviews

Oh dear... I've had so high expectations, and after having watched the pilot episode, I was so disappointed.

Not just because Jenna Elfman is not that fresh, bright, brilliant actress I fell in love with instantly after one episode of "Dharma And Greg"... but because the show brings absolutely nothing new, nothing fresh, nothing original.

Too bad, because this could be funny actually, if we would see it for the first time... But after about five hundred repetitions of the same situation, same joke, same phrases, seen hundreds of times in different sitcoms and movies in the past 10 or 20 years... it's just dull, boring and annoying.

Jenna Elfman - of course - is immensely charming and cute and still beautiful, but it's simply not enough. It's actually almost painful to watch her trying her best to save this sinking boat of a script, and she's not doing a bad job with it either, but she is simply unable to carry the show on her shoulders. The rest of the cast is not even worth mentioning, including Doug Savant, unfortunately.

All in all, less than mediocre script, unimaginative execution overall, very disappointing. I'm surprised if this show is going to live to see the end of the '09-'10 season.


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