Joseph Gordon-Levitt Gives Dating Advice: Throw Out the List

Big blue eyes? Check. A great sense of humor? Check. A steady job? Eh, not so much.

It’s not unusual to come up with a list of qualities that potential dates are expected to fulfill, but Joseph Gordon-Levitt says to throw it out.

The Don Jon star, writer and director, 32, says that comparing your date to your wish list may cause you to miss out on their more subtle qualities.

See This/Skip That: From Rush to Baggage Claim

Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines – and race to Rush, Ron Howard’s Formula 1 thriller. But PEOPLE’s critic suggests you steer clear of Baggage Claim. Here’s a guide to weekend movies:

Guess Who Picked Out Julianne Moore's NYFW Outfit!

Some stars get wardrobe advice from professionals. Some get tips from their friends, or from their husbands. But not Julianne Moore! Her style consultant is none other than her 11-year-old daughter, Liv, pictured at left, she tells PEOPLE exclusively at the N.Y.C. premiere of Don Jon, sponsored by Entertainment Weekly, on Thursday night.

The Daily Treat: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Cuddles a Kitten and We All Die Happy

There’s a lot to love about Joseph Gordon-Levitt: his charming turn in 500 Days of Summer; his determination to do the right thing in The Dark Knight Rises; his face. But just when you think you’ve hit peak JGL appreciation, the sexy star of Don Jon, which he also wrote and directed, gives us one more reason to pine over him: he cuddles with a kitten.