They’ve just been repackaged within Master of None, You’re the Worst, Insecure and Girls, where the path to and through relationships can unfold across several years of television.
On the big screen, rather than the “rom” driving the car as it once did, the “com” has taken the wheel.
Typical Boorish-Boyfriend Behavior: Frames Eddie Scissorhands (Johnny Depp) for burglary, repeatedly tries to attack him. ”Comeuppance: Dumped, and then pushed out a window, where he falls to his death." data-reactid="36"(1990)Jerk of All Trades: The beer-muscled Jim, boyfriend to Kim (Winona Ryder).
”Comeuppance: Dumped (offscreen).(1990)Jerk of All Trades: The beer-muscled Jim, boyfriend to Kim (Winona Ryder).
While he may not be , this time played by Rafe Spall. In the movies, we also hate them, but applaud their fearless performances. Prime Put-Down: “I want you to beg.”Comeuppance: Dumped, and humiliated at his own house party when school tough guy Duncan (Elias Koteas) and gang show up to “wipe the floor with his ass.”" data-reactid="52" (1987)Jerk of All Trades: Hardy Jenns, the rich, Corvette-driving ex-boyfriend of Amanda (Leah Thompson).
Here are the 10 best actors who have been their best while being the worst boyfriends. Typical Boorish-Boyfriend Behavior: Refers to his girlfriend as “his property,” cheats on her, and then arranges a whole house party just so he can beat up Keith (Eric Stoltz).
”Comeuppance: Dumped (offscreen)." data-reactid="28" (2003)Jerk of All Trades: Mark, the very tall and very smarmy boyfriend of Mitch’s (Luke Wilson) object of affection, Nicole (Ellen Pompeo). Typical Boorish-Boyfriend Behavior: Has sex with an underage girl Prime Put-Down: “I have no respect for people with no shopping agenda.”Comeuppance: Gets cheated on, dumped and arrested for statutory rape.
I know you got a little crush on her, but you gotta face the facts: she’d rather go to bed with a REAL man.Not some poor singing orphan.”Comeuppance: Dumped, and also humiliated by Billy Idol on an airplane. And while he gets off the boat safely, but it’s later revealed he committed suicide when he lost his fortune in the stock market crash.(2005)Jerk of All Trades: Ivy League snob Zack Lodge, who only dates Claire (Rachel Mc Adams) because of her dad’s political power. (1995)Jerk of All Trades: Dim-witted ‘Fashionable Male’ mall-store manager Shannon Hamilton, boyfriend of (Shannen Doherty) and nemesis to Brodie (Jason Lee).