As of August 2015, "Chance at Romance," the 2013 TV movie also known as "Friend Request," has a 6.6 user rating (out of 10) on the Internet Movie Database. On Rotten Tomatoes, the movie has not received any critic reviews. Approximately 40 percent of Rotten Tomatoes users liked the movie.
"Chance at Romance" has a 2.6 rating (out of a possible five stars) on Rotten Tomatoes, based on nine user ratings as of August 2015. This comedic film debuted October 5, 2013, and stars Ian Andrew, Nadege August and Abraham Benrubi,
The film focuses on Samantha, a young unmarried women who has had little dating success. She is romantically interested in a photographer and starts communicating with him via email. The photographer's son intercepts the emails in an attempt to help his widowed father find happiness.