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New York Minute (2004)

PG | | Comedy | 7 May 2004 (USA)
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One day in New York City, as Jane Ryan tries out for an overseas college program and her sister Roxy schemes to meet her favorite punk rockers, a series of mishaps throws their day into ... See full summary »

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Dr. Ryan (as Dr. Drew Pinsky)
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One day in New York City, as Jane Ryan tries out for an overseas college program and her sister Roxy schemes to meet her favorite punk rockers, a series of mishaps throws their day into chaos. In order for them both to accomplish their goals, the normally adversarial sisters decide to unite against the forces around them. Written by Anonymous

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Anything can change in a New York minute.

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Rated PG for mild sensuality and thematic elements | See all certifications »

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7 May 2004 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ein verrückter Tag in New York  »

Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,962,106 (USA) (7 May 2004)

Gross:

$14,687 (Iceland) (13 August 2004)
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Trivia

The band Wakefield makes an uncredited appearance as Roxy's band at the end of the film. The drummer, Aaron Escolopio, appears as a producer of the band as Roxy (Mary-Kate) is the drummer of the band in the film. See more »

Goofs

While on the train, the lid on Hudson McGill's coffee cup pops off by itself before Jane knocks the cup of coffee into his lap. See more »

Quotes

Jane Ryan: What am I going to do without my day planner?
Roxy Ryan: Ok, you need to relax.
Jane Ryan: Relax? How can I relax? My relaxation tips are in my day planner!
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Connections

References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

Soundtracks

From Rusholme with Love
Written by John Henry Mayer, Chris Baker and Neil Claxton
Performed by Mint Royale
Courtesy of Geffen Records/Faith And Hope Records
Under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Honestly, not THAT bad...
12 May 2004 | by (Chicago, IL) – See all my reviews

Taken for what it is, a pre-teen flick featuring the wealthiest 17-years olds in type-cast roles ever, the movie is not terrible. It's no work of art, nor will it be nominated for any awards, but it is entertaining, which is all anyone can expect it to be. It definitely isn't being advertised as anything else.

More than anything, it's silly and allows a girl to giggle at the crazy antics of two sisters caught up in more than they can handle in New York City. A fun story of mayhem and mischief, it is far from the worst movie out this season (have you SEEN "Van Helsing"? I rest my case).

Maybe it's not worth spending $9 on a movie ticket, but it would be a fun rental. :-)


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