If you knew nothing about a movie other than that it has two scenes in which fecal matter makes a prominent appearance -- as well as other scenes where dog vomit, human vomit, and human blood are showcased for comedic effect -- who would you assume the movie was aimed at? Teenagers? Frat boys? Well, in the case of The Back-up Plan
, the surprising answer is women.
Jennifer Lopez plays Zoe, a thirtysomething Manhattanite who tucked away millions before the dot-com bubble burst, and now runs a pet shop. But what Zoe wants more than anything is a baby. Sadly, she never met Mr. Right, so, as the movie opens, she’s undergoing her first attempt at artificia...