Reese Witherspoon, Owen Wilson, Paul Rudd, and Jack Nicholson star in 'How Do You Know', the new comedy written and directed by James L. Brooks that takes a contemporary and romantic look at the question, "How do you know?"
Lisa (Witherspoon) is a woman whose athletic ability is the defining passion of her life, having been her focus since early childhood. When she is cut from her team, everything she has ever known is suddenly taken from her. Not knowing what to do, she stumbles toward regular life. In this mode, she begins a fling with Matty (Wilson), a major league baseball pitcher, a self-centered ladies man -- a narcissist with a code of honor.
George (Rudd) is a straight-arrow businessman whose complicated...