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Just Visiting (2001)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi | 6 April 2001 (USA)
A knight and his valet are plagued by a witch, and to repair the damage, they make use of the services of a wizard. However, something goes wrong and they are transported from the twelfth ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Hunter (as Matthew Ross)
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Byron
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Dr. Brady
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Wizard
Martin Aistrope ...
Barfly #3
Naomi Armstrong ...
Bystander #2
Eric Aviles ...
Purse Snatcher
Sarah Badel ...
Queen
Bill Bailey ...
Thibault's Father
Tab Baker ...
Cabbie
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Storyline

A knight and his valet are plagued by a witch, and to repair the damage, they make use of the services of a wizard. However, something goes wrong and they are transported from the twelfth century to the year 2000. There, the knight meets some of his family, and slowly learns what this new century is like. However, he still needs to get back to the twelfth century to deal with the witch, so he starts looking for a wizard. Written by Maarten Hofman <maarten_hofman@hotmail.com>

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Taglines:

They Came. They Saw. They Wanna Go Back. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Fantasy | Sci-Fi

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for violence and crude humor | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

6 April 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dos colgados en Chicago  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,272,489, 8 April 2001, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$4,777,007, 13 May 2001
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(Astrocolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Count Thibault and André attack a red SUV, saying, "Look! A red dragon!" In the original French 1993 version, they demolish a yellow postal van, but first scare off its black driver, saying, "Look! A Moor!" The scene was changed for "racial sensitivity". See more »

Goofs

When the Earl of Warwick speaks with the witch, the wart on the witch's chin is on the right of her chin. It then moves to the left, only to then move back to the right. See more »

Quotes

Hunter: Your French relatives are bathing in the toilet.
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Connections

Referenced in Nostalgia Critic: Home Alone 3 (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Red Alert
Written by Simon Ratcliffe, Felix Buxton
Performed by Basement Jaxx
Courtesy of Astralwerks Records
Contains a sample of "Far Beyond"
Performed by Locksmith
Courtesy of Arista Records, Inc.
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Underrated
17 October 2005 | by See all my reviews

This movie doesn't get enough credit. I found it in a DVD bargain bin after never even hearing about it on cinema, which is a great pity. Jean Reno is in a different role for a change, and he excels - his comic timing is perfect, and together with Applegate and the dumb slave, you are left wishing you could see more of them. You also develop a real hate for Applegate's boyfriend. I laughed solidly the entire way through at the way the characters battled to fit in with modern living standards. Everything from the concept to the jokes, even the graphics, is done really well, and I would highly recommend this to fans of sci-fi comedies or even romantics. 8/10


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