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New York Minute (2004)

PG | | Comedy, Crime, Family | 7 May 2004 (USA)
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Jim, The Bike Messenger
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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)  »

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Ein verrückter Tag in New York  »

Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

$14,018,364 (USA) (25 June 2004)
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Trivia

In the beginning of the movie, there are several photographs on the wall of Jane and Roxy Ryan as young kids with their mother who passed away. These are actual photos of Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen, but with their own mother Jarnette Olsen cut out and replaced. See more »

Goofs

While Roxy and Jane are driving to the train station, a Toronto GO train is seen on the tracks, although they are supposed to be in New York. See more »

Quotes

Jane Ryan: I don't believe you, it says it right here. There's gonna be another train.
Ticket Window Guy: How could I forget? It's the magic-leprechaun train. It leaves for New York whenever you want. Powered by your imagination.
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References The Simple Life (2003) See more »

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Wave Goodbye
Written by Simon Steadman
Performed by Steadman
Courtesy of Elektra Entertainment Group
By Arrangement with Warner Strategic Marketing
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New York Minute or New York Second?
7 March 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

OK about a month ago, the cable company was advertising the crap out NYM and to my surprise, it was a funny movie. What was more amazing the Olsen sisters aren't bad actors. NYM minute wouldn't be the type of movie I would pay $12.00 at the cinema (besides the shame factor), however if you do take the time to watch it, you might be amazed.

I know there are going to be a lot people asking me why do I like this movie? The answer is simple it is easy to follow and it's down right hilarious. Sure NYM wouldn't last a New York Second during the theatrical release, but it is suitable for a quiet night at home.

New York Minute may not be in the same category as House of Sand and Fog or Donnie Darko, but lets not forget it is a comedy.

7/10


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