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Just Wright (2010)

PG | | Comedy, Romance, Sport | 14 May 2010 (USA)
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A physical therapist falls for the basketball player she is helping recover from a career-threatening injury.

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Leslie Wright is a straight-shooting physical therapist who gets the gig of a lifetime working with NBA All-Star Scott McKnight. All is going well until Leslie finds herself falling for Scott, forcing her to choose between the gig and the tug-of-war inside her heart. Oblivious to her romantic overtures, McKnight is instead drawn to the affections of Leslie's childhood friend Morgan, who has her sights set on being an NBA trophy wife. Is Leslie destined to play the role of "best friend" forever or will Scott finally see that what he always wanted is right in front of him? Written by Fox Searclight Pictures

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In this game every shot counts.

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Comedy | Romance | Sport

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Rated PG for some suggestive material and brief language | See all certifications »

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14 May 2010 (USA)  »

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Dogru Hamle  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$8,284,989 (USA) (14 May 2010)

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$21,520,719 (USA) (30 July 2010)
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The original shoot of the movie featured a cameo by Lawrence Frank, Head Coach of the Nets. However, after starting the 2009-10 NBA season 0-16, Frank was fired by the Nets, so the filmmakers had Nets Assistant Coach Jim Sann play the Head Coach. During some scenes Frank is still visible. See more »

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When Scott visited Leslie's house for the first time - looking for Morgan, Morgan was still in bed with a stuffed animal in her arms. That stuffed animal disappeared into thin air once she began to roll over and look out of the window to discover Scott's car. See more »


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Written by Ali Dee (as Ali Theodore), Zach Danziger, Julian Davis, Joey Katsaros (as Joseph Katsaros) and Alana Da Fonseca
Performed by Free & Easy
Courtesy of DeeTown Entertainment
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basically about how true love and being true to yourself prevails in the end
23 September 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I thoroughly enjoyed the spark ignited by Queen Latifah and Common in this movie. It might be predictable like some say but which movie isn't. what i like is the fact that Common is the kinda guy we don't have too many of nowadays. i watched it over six times and still did not get bored. i enjoyed it and will recommended it for your weekend movie must watch.

The movie is about Leslie Wright who has a father that adores her but a mother that believes that she should be married if she was not too tom boyish. Her mother does not hide her disdain for her looks when she chose to give her diamond earrings to Morgan (Leslie's god sister) to wear on the day of Scott Mcknight's party. However Leslie was true to herself and this eventually paid off in the end when Scott came to appreciate her for who she is and chose her instead of the gorgeous Morgan.

Sparks fly, chemistry is ignited between Leslie and Scott and for us die-hard romantics its gonna be one of your favorite movies in a long time to come.


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