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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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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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Cherry Pink  »

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Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

$39,852 (USA) (15 December 2000)
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The film takes place in 1955. See more »

Goofs

They say a storm is coming. Lenny is at the store with a broken bike when the storm is coming and Hedy takes him home. Later, when Lenny is playing cards with Aunt during the storm, they talk about how the broken bike was left at the store. When she goes into labor, the phone is dead so Aunt says, "Get on your bike!" An now the bike is at home. See more »

Quotes

Polinsky: Has anyone ever told you about the birds and the bees?
Lenny: [sarcastically] Yeah, we learned about it in biology. Bees sting and birds crap on your head.
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References The Seven Year Itch (1955) See more »

Soundtracks

Wheel Of Fortune
Written by Bennie Benjamin and George David Weiss
Published by Chappell & Co. (ASCAP) obo Claude A. Music Co. (ASCAP), Abilene Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
Performed by The Four Flames
Courtesy of Specialty Records, Inc/Fantasy, Inc.
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Glimpse of preteen reality
15 September 2004 | by (kentucky) – See all my reviews

Though many people will look at this movie and see innocence to the point of stupidity, I think that this movie was an artful insight into the teenage lust for older women. Everyone has felt the desire for someone older and more experienced, and at that age, we all begin to become fascinated with sex. I love a movie that can draw up strong emotion, and this movie did that for me. While it is true that the movie had its cheesy moments, it takes a good movie to really make one realize the emotion of the characters. When you can truly identify with a character, that's when you know the movie is well written.


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