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This Means War Gets Romantic Release Date

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pine-withespoon-120.jpgIn case you were wondering how Twentieth Century Fox planned on selling the McG-directed This Means War — about two CIA operatives (Chris Pine, Tom Hardy) who fall in love with the same woman (Reese Witherspoon) — the film’s new release date should give you a hint. War will hit theaters on Feb. 17, 2012 — right after Valentine’s Day. See explosions with someone you love! [Variety]

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