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New York Minute (2004)

PG | | Comedy, Crime, Family | 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:

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

The film's opening weekend earned $5.96 million, the fifth lowest ever for any film playing at over 3,000 theatres. See more »

Goofs

On the train near the beginning, Roxy is slamming the door to the bathroom and when Hudson McGill opens the door, she hits him on the chest, however he grabs his eye instead. See more »

Quotes

Bennie Bang: There you are.
Roxy Ryan: Here I am.
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Soundtracks

Doing Time
Written by Mike Herrera
Performed by MXPX (as MxPx)
Courtesy of Tooth & Nail Records
By Arrangement with Position Soundtrack Services
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Great Family Movie
18 June 2004 | by (Annapolis, Maryland) – See all my reviews

I thought this was a good movie. Its not fair to compare it to "Mean Girls." Although I like Lindsay Lohan, Mean Girls is intended for a different age group. My daughter is 10 and loved "Freaky Friday", but I feel "Mean Girls" has too much sexual content for that age. "New York Minute" is aimed for the "tween age" group. There aren't enough of these kinds of movies out. Its either cartoon-like movies, which this age thinks are not cool enough for them, or right to sex and violence. The New York Minute is an in-between kind of movie that we need to fill the gap for this age group. The people who are saying "this is so predictable" and "we have already seen that kinda movie before" are not the target audience. Yes, we older ones have seen this plot many times before, but our kids have not. Even if we let them see the movies that are similar, they were based in the 60's, 70's, 80's, 90's, etc., so the trends and such will be harder for them to relate to. Mary Kate and Ashley have not surrendered to pressure to include sex and violence in their movies and I say good for them. This is a fun movie that the whole family can enjoy and get a lot of laughs. If there were more movies like this, maybe our young wouldn't be so prone to grow up so fast, and actually still enjoy being with their families.


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