Tangled, at its core, is seemingly a story about the 'nice guy' who longs after the cute 'girl next door', Rachael Leigh Cook, but she only wants to be friends with him.
Later she meets the nice guy's 'bad boy' best friend, Jonathan Rhys Meyers -- and their 'perfect pairing' is seemingly one built in Hollywood romance. From there, Rachael and Jonathan's romantic involvement stresses the nice guy's friendship with the new duo.
But making this movie more interesting is that it starts with a bit of mystery. The nice guy is in the hospital, and he can't quite remember what happened to get him there -- despite insistent prodding from the police.
So he thinks back as far as…