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Mystic Pizza

R| 1 hr. 42 min.

Plot Summary
"Mystic Pizza" charts the lives and loves of three unforgettable waitresses in a little town called Mystic. For sexy Daisy Araujo (Julia Roberts), her sensible sister Kat (Annabeth Gish) and their wisecracking friend Jojo (Lili Taylor), the summer after high school is a summer they'll never forget. Slinging pizza at a local restaurant, the three girls share their hopes, dreams and plans for escaping their small town.

Cast: Julia Roberts , Annabeth Gish , Lili Taylor , Vincent D'Onofrio , William R. Moses , Adam Storke , Conchata Ferrell , Joanna Merlin

Director: Donald Petrie

Genres: Romantic comedy

Distributor: Samuel Goldwyn Company

Mystic Pizza (1988)

Release Date: August 9th, 2002|1 hr. 42 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
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  • A pleasant enough "Crimes of the Heart" rip-off about three young women bumbling, stumbling and fumbling through life, looking for answers, smiling through tears, blah, blah, blah. [21 Oct 1988] show more

  • The characters are allowed to be smart, to react in unexpected ways, and to be more concerned with doing the right thing than with doing the expedient or even the lustful thing. show more

  • Inoffensive in its simplicity; its high, if naive, spirits send viewers out into the all too real streets clothed in the glow of a fantasy well-spun. show more

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'Mystic Pizza' Cast: Where Are They Now?

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Gary Susman on October 21, 2013

Everett "I have a feeling that 'Mystic Pizza' may someday become known for the movie stars it showcased back before they became stars." So wrote Roger Ebert when he reviewed the modest coming-of-a...

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