MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 3,851 this week

Major Movie Star (2008)

4.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.1/10 from 2,834 users  
Reviews: 13 user | 5 critic

When fluffy, bubble gum movie star Megan Valentine suddenly finds herself broke and humiliated in the public eye, she wanders from the wreckage of a car accident and witlessly enlists in the U.S. Army hoping in vain that it will change her life.

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (screenplay), 1 more credit »
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 42 titles
created 20 Mar 2012
 
a list of 32 titles
created 09 Jul 2012
 
a list of 43 titles
created 03 Nov 2012
 
a list of 41 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 291 titles
created 3 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Major Movie Star" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Major Movie Star (2008)

Major Movie Star (2008) on IMDb 4.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Major Movie Star.

User Polls

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A slacker competes with a repeat winner for the "Employee of the Month" title at work, in order to gain the affections of a new female employee.

Director: Greg Coolidge
Stars: Jessica Simpson, Dane Cook, Dax Shepard
The Dance I (2007)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

The Dance features three couples whose stories are entwined together at a dance. Harvard student Cameron reluctantly agrees to take a break from his busy student life and go to a dance ... See full summary »

Director: McKay Daines
Stars: Michael Flynn, Joyce Cohen, K.C. Clyde
DreamChaser Tour (Video 2002)
Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Jessica Simpson's DreamChaser Tour 2001, with Toya, Eden's Crush, Youngstown, and Plus One!

Director: Jennifer Lebeau
Stars: Jessica Simpson, Toya, Ana Maria Lombo
Reality-TV | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

"Newlyweds" follows the lives of pop stars Nick Lachey and Jessica Simpson in the same way "The Osbournes" follows Ozzy's clan.

Stars: Jessica Simpson, Nick Lachey, Drew Lachey
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Cousins Bo and Luke Duke, with a little help from their cousin Daisy and Uncle Jesse, egg on the authorities of Hazzard County, Boss Hogg and Sheriff Coltrane.

Director: Jay Chandrasekhar
Stars: Seann William Scott, Johnny Knoxville, Jessica Simpson
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

A young professional woman (Simpson) unwittingly becomes the pawn of two business executives in their bid to oust the head of a mega-conglomerate.

Director: Scott Marshall
Stars: Jessica Simpson, Luke Wilson, Rachael Leigh Cook
Apart I (2011)
Drama | Mystery | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Linked by a rare psychological disorder, Noah Greene and Emily Gates must uncover the mystery of a tragic past in order to find hope for the future.

Director: Aaron Rottinghaus
Stars: Olesya Rulin, Josh Danziger, Bruce McGill
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

A stranger with a haunted past shows up unannounced at the home of Hollywood's hottest horror director, and is determined to teach him what real horror is all about.

Director: Charles Evered
Stars: Michael O'Keefe, Olesya Rulin, Michael A. Newcomer
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

The overbearing mother. The has been model. The jealous sister. The dumb bridesmaid. The boring bride. The heartbroken, downtrodden, falling apart, trying-hard-to-keep-it-together Maid of Honor. The wedding shower. The perfect party

Director: James Huang
Stars: Parry Shen, Tamlyn Tomita, James Lew
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Directors: Ron Coswell, Steve Miner
Stars: Jamey Sheridan, Serena Scott Thomas, Edward Fox
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

All the myths about vampires are just that. Crosses, holy water, garlic-they do absolutely nothing! The only thing that can kill a vampire has been injected into Quinn, a rough and rugged hillbilly with a chip on his shoulder. Now he is wanted by both vampires and those who want to destroy them. Quinn's only hope of survival is Karel, a renegade vampire warrior who does the unthinkable--she falls... See full summary »

Director: Carlos Don Diego
Stars: Adam Abram, Duane Andersen, Sarah Bell
Jessica II (TV Short 2004)
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Centered around a hard working female prime time news magazine producer whose world turns upside down when the network brings Jessica Sampson onto the program as a part-time on-air reporter.

Director: Gil Junger
Stars: Jessica Simpson, Ali Hillis, Johnathan McClain
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Floriana Tullio ...
...
...
Jennifer Finley ...
Dolores (as Jennifer Paige Finley)
Edit

Storyline

When fluffy, bubble gum movie star Megan Valentine suddenly finds herself broke and humiliated in the public eye, she wanders from the wreckage of a car accident and witlessly enlists in the U.S. Army hoping in vain that it will change her life.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

From A-List to EnList See more »

Genres:

Adventure | Comedy | Drama | War

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexual content including references, and some drug material | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

7 November 2008 (Bulgaria)  »

Also Known As:

Private Valentine: Blonde & Dangerous  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Was a #1 hit at the box office in Russia. See more »

Goofs

Valentine is shown making up her bunk with proper corners. Later her bunk is shown messed up again, while all the other bunks are made up properly. See more »

Connections

References Weekend at Bernie's (1989) See more »

Soundtracks

Memories Of Victory
Written by Norman Fitzpatrick
Published by Source In Sync Music(ASCAP)/Engine Co 30 Music Publishing(ASCAP)
Courtesy of 5 Alarm Music
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
It's not that serious
28 December 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I don't quite understand why people get bent out of shape over this movie. If you go in thinking that it's going to be an accurate portrayal of the armed forces then you're just as dumb as you claim everyone in this movie to be. Come on people, it's a light hearted MOVIE. Last I checked in no way was this ever billed as anything other than what this movie is.

I am neither here nor there on any of Jessica's career moves but she played this bubbly character well. Whether that may be her playing a role or just being herself, may I ask the naysayers, why in the world do you care enough to be upset? It was not your job or duty to watch this movie so the choice to even consider watching the movie was all personal choice. But yet she's stupid and you bash her for the choice you made. The bottom line is simple, if you dislike her, if you're a gungho armed forces member, if you're all out bitter and pessimistic about everything then don't watch the movie. Don't be mad at the movie or actors because you chose to sit through an hour and a half of something you probably didn't care for to begin with.


13 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Movie vs the Real Army risawn
disgrace to the Marine Corps plymouth_gtx
When will execs realize that Simpson can't act? keenvj
Private Benjamin cultofchu
Private Benjamin, anyone? D_Burke
I love Jessica but.... amontana80-1
Discuss Major Movie Star (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page