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R| 1 hr. 46 min.

Plot Summary
The sequel to "Bridget Jones's Diary" finds Bridget (Renée Zellweger) working as a TV host and still dating barrister Mark (Colin Firth). But Bridget is jealous of the time Mark spends with a co-worker (Jacinda Barrett), and, despite a vacation meant to smooth things over, ends their relationship. On assignment in Thailand, she has a dalliance with her disreputable ex, Daniel (Hugh Grant), and is temporarily jailed on the false accusation of drug smuggling, before Mark comes to the rescue.

Cast: Renée Zellweger , Hugh Grant , Colin Firth , Jim Broadbent , Gemma Jones , Jacinda Barrett , James Callis , Shirley Henderson

Director: Beeban Kidron

Genres: Romantic comedy

Distributor: Miramax Films

Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004)

Release Date: November 12th, 2004|1 hr. 46 min.

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  • 25
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Is it the clumsy script or the switch in directors -- Beeban Kidron in for Sharon Maguire -- that has sucked out the charm of the original and replaced it with crude pratfalls and enough shag gags to stuff the next three Austin Powers movies? show more

  • 25
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    A great role becomes an unenviable chore, in which a superb comic actress finds herself trying to sell a series of unfunny comic situations by mugging and pushing with all her might. It's an unflattering spectacle for all concerned. show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    The Bridget Jones characters are worth revisiting. It's just too bad the story that connects them in The Edge of Reason is less fresh and clever than its predecessor. show more

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Do We Need a Third 'Bridget Jones' Movie?

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Gary Susman on Aug 13th, 2011 2:00PM

It's time to start writing those petition letters to Universal, urging the studio: Please save us all, including moviegoers worldwide and Renée Zellweger's waistline, from a third 'Bridget...

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