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It's a Boy Girl Thing (2006)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Fantasy, Romance  |  26 December 2006 (UK)
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Sworn enemies find themselves in each other's bodies, and use this to ruin each other's lives.

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Storyline

The next door neighbors Nell Bedworth and Woody Deane have opposite behaviors and hate each other: the virgin geek Nell is polite, sensitive and well-prepared to go to Yale, while Woody is rude and his greatest expectation is to join a mediocre university due to his abilities playing football. When Nell and Woody are assigned to visit a museum together, they argue in front of a statue of an Aztec god. During the night, their souls swap bodies, bringing difficult situations to them. They first try to damage each other's reputation in high school, but soon they discover that their dream of joining college can only happen with mutual respect and support. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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They've turned into the things they hated most... each other. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for sexual content, nudity, language and some drinking - all involving teens | See all certifications »

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26 December 2006 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

He's the Girl  »

Box Office

Budget:

$15,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£850,290 (UK) (29 December 2006)

Gross:

£2,108,404 (UK) (12 January 2007)
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Trivia

Horse's (Mpho Koaho) red car is either a 1970 or 1971 Oldsmobile Cutlass 442 (probably 1970, but difficult to be precise since the grill is removed, and other distinguishing features are missing from the car). See more »

Goofs

The night Woody and Nell switch bodies, Woody grabs a football off his clock radio and throws it at the light switch on the wall. The football hits the wall just above the light switch, doesn't flip the switch, but the light turns off anyway. See more »

Quotes

Mr. Zbornak: Woody, you... you crying?
Woody: [inhabited by Nell] Yeah.
Mr. Zbornak: What's... what's wrong?
Woody: I'm sorry. I just found out I lost my virginity in a trailer park.
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Crazy Credits

Opening credits depict a cartoon of next door neighborhood kids in their childhoods in a series of events depicting their interactions (obviously meant to be Woody & Nell) See more »

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References Die Another Day (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

Let's Get It Started
Performed by The Black Eyed Peas
Courtesy of A&M Records
Under license from Universal Music Operations Ltd.
Written by Mike Fratantuno, Terence Yoshiaki Graves, George Pajon Jr., Will.i.am (as Will Adams),
Apl.de.Ap (as Allan Pineda) and Taboo (as Jaime Gomez)
Published by Tuono Music/Hisako Songs both admin. by South Hudson Music, EMI Music Publishing Ltd.
Copyright © 2004 Cherry River Music Co./Will.I.Am Music Inc./Jeepney Music Publishing/Nawasha Networks Publishing
Worldwide rights for Will.I.Am Music Inc., Jeepney Music Publishing and Nawasha Networks Publishing administered by Cherry River Music Co.
All Rights Reserved. Used by Permission.
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Reivew of It's a Boy Girl Thing
29 December 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie was actually really good Kevin Zegers done a great he was really believable you could really see the difference from when he was a guy and when he was the girl and Samaire Armstrong was amazing also loved the man walk. It was kind of typical story line, a mix of Hot Chick and Freaky Friday I'd say,nothing new, what makes this movie stand from others is the chemistry they had on screen, they worked well together which made the movie so much better. The only think I disliked was the fact that Sharon Osbourne was the mother, she seems like a great person, but I don't think she's a great actor some scenes made me cringe, they should have cast someone else. But overall I was impressed.


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