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On the Line (2001)

A shy advertising employee meets his dream girl on the El train, but doesn't remember to get her phone number, resulting in an all-out search for the mystery girl

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Cast

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Rod
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Eric
James Bulliard ...
Randy Francis
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Jackie
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Mick Silver
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Julie
Dan Montgomery Jr. ...
Brady (as Dan Montgomery)
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Higgins
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Nathan
David Fraser ...
Barrett
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Margie the Receptionist
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Sam
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Storyline

A young man meets a girl on a train, only to spend the rest of the movie trying to reunite with her (one of the love-at-first-sight things), aided by his best friend in a quest of posters and signs that soon gains public notice. Will he ever find his soul mate? Written by Jim Smith <jimsmith@aol.com>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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She's one in a million. His chances of finding her again are a million to one. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Family | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for language and some crude humor | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

26 October 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

On the L  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$2,307,063 (USA) (26 October 2001)

Gross:

$4,356,743 (USA) (16 November 2001)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The original screenplay for the film would have received an R rating but was rewritten to a PG so that it could be marketed to *NSYNC fans. See more »

Goofs

When we meet Brady Francis he is shown playing a Game Boy, complete with sound effects. There is no game cart in the Game Boy. See more »

Quotes

Eric: You're like the poster boy for the romantically challenged!
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Crazy Credits

Just as the credits begin, there is a sound effect for the reels stopping and then titles signifying a "Behind the Scenes" of On the Line appear. We see Lance Bass and Emmanuelle Chriqui in their respective make-up chairs along with a cameo of two make-up artists, played by Justin and Chris from NSync. They exchange "N'Sync is N-Stink" comments with praises for Kevin. See more »

Connections

Features Total Request Live (1998) See more »

Soundtracks

That Girl (Will Never Be Mine)
Written by Kristian Lundin, Jacob Schultz (as J. Schulze) and Andreas Carlsson
Performed by *NSYNC
Courtesy of Jive Records
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27 October 2001 | by (Minnesota, Usa) – See all my reviews

I think that Joey and Lance were great in this movie. I think that the plot was very good and the movie was funny. I plan on seeing this movie again. Both Lance and Joey have good singing voices and I think that it is great that they both get to show off their many talents in this movie.


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