• Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004)

Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason

Release Date: November 19th, 2004

DVD Release Date: March 22nd, 2005

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

Production Co: Working Title Films

Distributors: Miramax Films

Keywords: London , Prison , Mother , Love , Offbeat , Father , Charming , Marriage , 2000s ,

Ratings & Reviews

  • 50
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    In case you were holding your breath, Renée Zellweger's Bridget Jones is still sweetly earnest, chronically overweight and swinging once again from lovestruck to lovelorn.

  • 50
    Kirk HoneycuttThe Hollywood Reporter

    Begins by repeating many gags from the previous film. Only now they feel lame and routine. show more

  • 50
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Cute, cloying and catastrophically predictable. show more

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Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy