Excerpt: That Awkward Moment is a painful, boring, poorly-planned, clichéd, badly-written/directed/acted horror, insipid instead of insightful, something that one watches in stunned disbelief at how everyone involved apparently doesn’t know how films work.
Excerpt: Don’t be fooled, That Awkward Moment (retitled Are We Officially Dating for Australian audiences) takes a tired 90s feeling premise, promptly forgets it and meanders for an excruciating ninety minutes only to deliver its best material in the outtakes.
Excerpt: [Moment] is definitively lazy and limp because Gormican and his lunkhead Lotharios never truly explore the genuine peaks and valleys of young adult contemporary relationships and the spotty complications of sexual entanglements…has all the polished naughtiness of a defective vibrator.
Excerpt: It becomes more than awkward when you have to spend time watching a movie that doesn’t entertain, delight, or otherwise engage you. But it becomes nearly unbearable when you find that there isn’t anybody on-screen that even deserves your attention.
Frank Swietek @ One Guys Opinion
Excerpt: Awful rather than awkward is the operative adjective here.