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Laws of Attraction (2004)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 30 April 2004 (USA)
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Amidst a sea of litigation, two New York City divorce lawyers find love.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Judge Abramovitz
Heather Ann Nurnberg ...
Johnny Myers ...
Ashton Phelps
Michael Rawson
Adamo Shandela
Annie Ryan ...
TV Host
Vincent Marzello ...
Lyman Hersh
Sara James ...
John Discepolo ...
Legal TV Reporter
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This is the story of two New York divorce attorneys who are often competing against each other, but end up in a relationship nonetheless. When they get married, can they avoid the same issues at home that lead people to provide them business at work? One of the central cases in the story is the heavily-publicized divorce of a rock star from his wife... Written by austin4577@aol.com

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Love can be quite a trial. See more »


Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexual content and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

30 April 2004 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Las reglas de la seducción  »

Box Office


$28,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$6,728,905 (USA) (30 April 2004)


$17,848,322 (USA) (11 June 2004)

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2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


Peter Howitt: at the start of the film as the husband (Brosnan's client) in the divorce case. See more »


In the bar, when Daniel and Audrey are drinking, the lock of hair on Daniel's forehead appears, disappears and then reappears. See more »


Thorne Jamison: [seeing Audrey in the crowd while fans surround him for an autograph] See this Barry, I've got classy fans, too. And a what might you want?
Audrey: I want you.
Thorne Jamison: Oohh! Chihuaha! Nice opening line, I like it. Direct, no B.S, just how I like it. Grr. Ok, tell me what we're working with Dollface.
Audrey: Ok, this is what we're working with *Dollface*. You've got a devoted, hardworking wife at home, yet you cheat, lie, and blow all your money on strippers and whores. You finally abandon her leaving her no option but ...
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Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours
Written by Stevie Wonder, Lee Garrett, Lula Mae Hardaway and Syreeta (as Syreeta Wright)
As Sung by Elton John
Licensed courtesy of Cleopatra Records Inc.
Published by Black Ball Music Inc. / Jobete Music Co.
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007 meets (and shags) Sex in the City
8 January 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

OK, the heading was to grab your attention. Sarah Jessica Parker and her sex-mad cronies aren't (thankfully!) in this, but Pierce Brosnan and Julianne Moore are.

Every now and then, they make a lightweight comedy romance with English actor Hugh Grant, and someone like Jennifer Lopez or Sandra Bullock, and it falls apart because Grant can't act. Well, this one boldly casts Irish-born Bond actor Brosnan with stage-actress Moore.

It's not a "wet hanky" romance (as some reviewers were evidently expecting) but a tale of one-upmanship between two rival lawyers in Manhattan, both immediately likable characters, with romance, spy cameras and Irish dancing thrown in. Thank God there are no nasal Manhattan accents, people talking really fast about how much money they've made, women discussing sex in coffee houses, people whistling for taxis, scenes of the Statue of Liberty or Frank Sinatra music.

All in all, well worth renting.

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