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PG-13| 1 hr. 34 min.

Plot Summary
High school student Chris Brander (Ryan Reynolds) loves his best friend, Jamie Palamino (Amy Smart). He finally confesses his feelings, but she tells him that she just wants to be friends, and he leaves town in shame. Ten years later, Chris is a successful record executive and involved with self-absorbed pop star Samantha James (Anna Faris). He still pines for Jamie, though, and when his plans to go to Paris for the holidays fall through, he returns to his hometown to try and win her heart.

Cast: Ryan Reynolds , Amy Smart , Anna Faris , Chris Klein , Christopher Marquette , Julie Hagerty , Stephen Root , Fred Ewanuick

Director: Roger Kumble

Genres: Romantic comedy

Distributor: New Line Cinema

Just Friends (2005)

Release Date: November 23rd, 2005|1 hr. 34 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 75
    Peter Hartlaub San Francisco Chronicle

    A thoroughly enjoyable three-or four-gimmick comedy. show more

  • 63
    Mike Clark USA Today

    Still, there are some funny surprises, from skewering overdone Christmas decorations to casting Chris Klein as a creep. show more

  • 63
    David Hiltbrand Philadelphia Inquirer

    Thanks to director Roger Kumble's breathless pacing, Just Friends manages to outrun most of its flaws. And its likable leads - the coolly clownish Reynolds and the feline-faced Smart - fill this empty Christmas stocking with glee. show more

  • November 12, 2011 om00000000105432
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    I laughed so hard, I got a headache!

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