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Jersey Girl

PG-13| 1 hr. 42 min.

Plot Summary
Ollie Trinke (Ben Affleck) is young and at the top of his game as a music promoter. He is both a workaholic and a silver-tongued expert at manipulating the press. At a company Christmas party, Ollie meets Gertrude Steiney (Jennifer Lopez), a book editor for a New York publishing house. They are instantly attracted to each other, and begin a whirlwind romance that changes the course of his personal and professional life.

Cast: Ben Affleck , Liv Tyler , George Carlin , Jason Biggs , Raquel Castro , Mike Starr , Stephen Root , Jennifer Lopez

Director: Kevin Smith

Genres: Romantic comedy

Distributor: Miramax Films

Jersey Girl (2004)

Release Date: March 26th, 2004|1 hr. 42 min.

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  • Affleck is modest and engaging, which keeps the movie out of "Gigli" territory. But it's close. show more

  • The film's overall construction is faulty. Its dramatic situations ring consistently false, and the story is phony as anything off the Hollywood assembly line. And yet, it's sincere phony. show more

  • The nadir of the movie -- or cheesy zenith -- is Ollie's sodden soliloquy, delivered in the presence of his baby, in which he laments the loss of her mother and his wife. All that's missing are the strains of Ravel's "Pavane For a Dead Princess." show more

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