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Jimmy and Judy (2006)

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Two misunderstood suburban kids challenge society and run from the police while documenting all of their deeds with a digital camera.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Uncle Rodney
Jimmy's Dad
Gay Storm ...
Jimmy's Mom
Dr. Walters
Denver Jade ...
Billy Rensing
Crystal Wilson ...
Megan Cleary
Rob Wilds ...
Grocery Store Manager
Michael Friedman ...
Police Officer


In the Kentucky suburbs of Cincinnati, social misfit Jimmy Wright always has his video camera - at his psychiatrist's, spying on his parents in their bedroom, and watching high-school senior, Judy Oaks-Kellen. He rescues Judy from a teacher and students who tease and torment her, and showing her his video tape of revenge kick-starts their friendship, which is soon in an overdrive of romance, sex, and pleasure. Jimmy is in and out of mental institutions, and before long, he and Judy are on the run. Cocaine, guns, and a commune of other misfits figure in their flight. How far can their love take them? It's all on video. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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A twisted, f'd up, teenage love story. See more »


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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexuality, nudity, violence, drug content and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

5 February 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Jimmy & Judy  »

Box Office


$1,000,000 (estimated)

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This film marks the second time Edward Furlong shaved his head. The first was in American History X (1998) when he played Danny Vinyard. See more »


[first lines]
Dr. Walters: [coming into video focus] Jimmy, we discussed this, you can't tape our sessions, it's not allowed. Does your defiance make you feel more powerful? Filming people makes you feel like you're in control of the situation, doesn't it? Maybe?
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Crazy Credits

For Greg, without whom this film would have never been possible. You made a difference in all our lives. See more »


References American History X (1998) See more »


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Thoroughly disappointing, frustratingly graphic.
28 January 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

As a very open-minded and avid fan of film, I must say that this movie was distasteful and over the top for a variety of reasons. Basically, sociopathic teens turn to murder in the most predictable of steps while subjecting the viewer to grotesquely graphic images that only serve to disturb. It's a concept that has been done before, and done in a far more provocative way. The film has some different elements (i.e. the concept of the video diary and the extremely long, single-take scenes) and there are a few occasions where something genuinely interesting and unique is produced. But these moments are few and don't in the slightest make up for the one-dimensional, tired formula of "youth spinning out of control".

Edward Furlong is inarguably flawless in his delivery of the role, but that's really the only slightly positive statement that can be said for the acting. The directing grows sloppy in the second half and loses all the intimacy and realism that made the film mildly interesting at first. The sound editing is irritatingly unrealistic and sometimes takes the movie to a place dangerously close to kitsch. And the writing is dull at best; every scene is PAINFULLY transparent in its intended character or plot development and basic, simple points in the setup of the story (why is Judy so horribly harassed at school?) go entirely ignored.

Lacking any real style or purpose and with an irritating, smug arrogance, "Jimmy and Judy" is a self-indulgent parade of predictability and shocking images with no real counter-point. Frankly, not worth the time.

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