Divided into chapters, the film focuses on the course of two couples' rocky romances, as well as the love lives of their friends and associates.
The film stars Bridget Fonda as Janet, a coffee-bar waitress fawning over Cliff, an aspiring, yet slightly aloof grunge rock musician (Matt Dillon) of the fictional grunge/rock band Citizen Dick (which features members of the real-life grunge group Pearl Jam), Kyra Sedgwick and Campbell Scott as Linda Powell and Steve Dunne, respectively - a couple wavering on whether to commit to each other, and Sheila Kelley as Debbie Hunt, who is trying to find Mr.
Right - a man who would make an ideal romantic partner - by making a video to express her desire.
The events of the film are set against the backdrop of the early 1990s grunge movement in Seattle and features appearances from several musicians prominent in that movement.
Arranged as an episodic comedy, the film follows a group of friends who live in the same apartment building and hang out at the same coffee shop.
The central couple is Steve Dunne (Campbell Scott) and Linda Powell (Kyra Sedgwick), a pair who meet at an Alice In Chains concert and eventually fall in love.
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Most of the characters dwell in an apartment block, a sign in front of which advertises "Singles" (single bedroom apartments) for rent.
Cliff, an aspiring rocker, seemed to have taken his girlfriend Janet, for granted. It's fun watching a movie that was made 13 years ago, and you wonder about how the initiating and sustaining of a relationship back then happened without technology which we are so used to these days.
Why you'll feel lucky to be single: Apparently, people love cheating.
Just because you're married, doesn't mean you'll be happy, in general.
Singles is a 1992 American romantic comedy film written, co-produced, and directed by Cameron Crowe, and starring Bridget Fonda, Campbell Scott, Kyra Sedgwick, and Matt Dillon. and released theatrically on September 18, 1992 to generally positive reviews from critics and moderate box office success, grossing over million.