Jack & Diane (2012)

R  |   |  Drama, Horror, Romance  |  20 April 2012 (USA)
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Diane's feelings for Jack -- the girl she met over the summer -- begin to manifest themselves in terrifying ways when she learns that her friend will soon be moving away.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Diane / Karen
Jackson Ning ...
Bus Driver
Business Lady (as Samantha Anderson Ives)
Anika Jennie Ji ...
Thysson George Williams ...
Club Smoker
Cab Driver
Aunt Linda
Jack's Mom
Zohren Weiss ...
Punk Kid
Hayley Hunt ...
Punk Kid's Girl


Jack and Diane, two teenage girls, meet in New York City and spend the night kissing ferociously. Diane's charming innocence quickly begins to open Jack's tough skinned heart. But, when Jack discovers that Diane is leaving the country in a week she tries to push her away. Diane must struggle to keep their love alive while hiding the secret that her newly awakened sexual desire is giving her werewolf-like visions. Written by filmsalt.com

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Love is a monster.


Drama | Horror | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content including nudity and an assault, bloody violence, language and drinking - all involving teens | See all certifications »

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20 April 2012 (USA)  »

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Jack and Diane  »

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Opening Weekend:

$294 (USA) (2 November 2012)


$1,041 (USA) (9 November 2012)

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Most of the food and beverages that Jack and Diane share with one another have the color red in them. See more »


Jack: I more than like you. I just wanna like unzip my body and put you in there.
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Performed by Kylie Minogue
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This Was As Close To A Waste Of TIme As You Can Get
16 August 2014 | by (Morristown New Jersey) – See all my reviews

I only gave it a 2 rather than a 1 since the relationship between the two was of interest, which is a guess is the major plot of these gal pals but really has nothing else to offer. Since the minimum lines which one must write is ten, I must continue.

Since I must write, write, and write more, I choose to write about why more of this film is a waste of your time. Although the girls, especially the actress playing Diane are easy on the eyes, it would have been interesting of the "monster" had some real implications, a la like maybe the "Howling" but this route was not taken unfortunately!

The actress's performances were fine, that alone makes this story one which is able to me followed. There, are those enough lines for this review?

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