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Just Looking (1999)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 23 May 2003 (Spain)
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It's 1955 and curious 14-year-old Bronx kid Lenny has a mission for his summer: to witness two adults in the midst of an "act of love." When his mother sends him to Queens to stay with his ... See full summary »

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Storyline

It's 1955 and curious 14-year-old Bronx kid Lenny has a mission for his summer: to witness two adults in the midst of an "act of love." When his mother sends him to Queens to stay with his pregnant aunt and uncle, Lenny thinks his plan is doomed, until he meets his gorgeous adult neighbor Hedy and hooks up with some like-minded neighborhood kids. Soon, Lenny is learning more than he ever expected about life, love and growing up. Written by Anonymous

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A voyeuristic coming-of-age comedy.

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Comedy | Drama

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Rated R for sexual content and language | See all certifications »

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23 May 2003 (Spain)  »

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Cherry Pink  »

Box Office

Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,324 (USA) (13 October 2000)

Gross:

$39,852 (USA) (15 December 2000)
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Trivia

Jason Alexander: during the block party scene, right after Hedy introduces her boyfriend Dr. Flynn to Lenny, Johnny, and Lenny's parents. After the camera pans the guitar player and accordion player in the band, you see Jason Alexander wearing a brown hat and dancing with his wife, Daena E. Title. See more »

Goofs

Lenny is sent to his Uncle's house in Queens for the summer. There is a scene in which Lenny and a friend are riding their bikes in the neighborhood and there is large suspension bridge in the back round, which looks like the Verrizano bridge, which was built in 1964. Since the movie takes place in the late fifties the bridge obviously was not built yet. Besides the Verrizano is in Brooklyn not Queens. See more »

Quotes

Barbara: In the "sex club" we only talk about sex, we don't actual do it.
Lenny: That's okay I would not want to get anyone pregnant.
Alice: Oh you don't have to worry about that Barbara can't get pregnant, she has not started her period yet.
Barbara: Hey.
Lenny: What?
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Connections

References The Howdy Doody Show (1947) See more »

Soundtracks

Tweedle Dee
Written by Winfield Scott
Published by Unichappell Music, Inc. (BMI)
Performed by La Vern Baker
Courtesy of Rhino Entertainment Co.
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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Wonderful Movie
26 October 2000 | by (Huntington Beach, California) – See all my reviews

I was not expecting much from this movie because it took so long to be released and Jason Alexander, while making the rounds of the talk shows, kept talking about the limited release status. It was playing in only one theater in Orange County and stayed for just a week. I went because one of my favorite actors was in it and was pleasantly surprised. It's a very funny, nostalgic movie and was very enjoyable.


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