Why Him? suffers from Deadpool syndrome in that it appears to have been rewritten so many times by so many different people that the humor types are all over the map. 8/10 jokes are stupid, crude, or specifically teenage-boy centric but 2/10 are laugh-out-loud gold. Zoey Deutch as Stephanie makes it almost bearable with her effortless cool and relaxed intelligence opposite James Franco's simpering moron video game mogul, Laird.