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Little Black Book (2004)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance, Drama | 6 August 2004 (USA)
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A woman snoops through her boyfriend's palm pilot and reveals his former girlfriends, which causes her to question why they're still listed in his little black book.



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Stacy Holt, an associate producer for a daytime talk show, is confounded by her boyfriend Derek's unwillingness to talk about his previous relationships. Egged on by her co-worker Barb, Stacy sneaks a look at his personal digital organizer, scores the names and numbers of his exes, and sets up interviews with them--all in an effort to get closer to her man. Her plan starts to unravel, however, when she becomes friends with one of the women. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Have you ever been tempted to look inside his... See more »


Comedy | Romance | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

6 August 2004 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Die Ex-Freundinnen meines Freundes  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office


$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,075,217 (USA) (6 August 2004)


$20,422,207 (USA) (10 September 2004)

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Technical Specs


| (Ontario)

Sound Mix:

(DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1)| (Dolby Digital 5.1)|


Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


Stacy is talking on the phone and faints after when Carly Simon walks in. Carly picks up the dropped phone and begins speaking. When Stacy comes too, Carly says, "She's coming around again." "Coming Around Again" was a top 40 hit for Carly Simon in 1986. See more »


When Stacy and Barb are talking during lunch, Barb's tray jumps about between shots. See more »


Barb: Knowledge is a terrible and marvelous thing.
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Crazy Credits

"Hell is empty. All the devils are here." William Shakespeare "The Tempest" See more »


References Working Girl (1988) See more »


Nobody Does It Better
Written by Marvin Hamlisch and Carole Bayer Sager
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Better Than Expected
28 August 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw this on DVD a couple of days ago and was pleasantly surprised. I have to say, Brittany Murphy is a good actress and she certainly holds her own in comedy situations. Though this is a comedy, she plays the character as the (semi) straight-man role and it makes the film, because it lets the other characters around her (like Holly Hunter, Kevin Sussman and Stephen Tobolowsky in particular) shine in some of the funnier parts. The use of the Carly Simon music throughout was a nice touch too, instead of the formulaic soundtrack of bubble-gum stuff a lot of other films use. The ending is especially good and makes this whole film worth checking out if you give it a chance. It starts a little slow but once the pace picks up, you'll be pleased you gave it a shot. Rent it when you want a different sort of romance tale.

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