6.7/10
490
5 user 19 critic

Caroline and Jackie (2012)

Trailer
1:37 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $9.99 on Amazon Video

On a birthday trip, Caroline visits her sister Jackie and her boyfriend. What starts out as an evening with close friends quickly goes askew. Caroline and the group attempt to support ... See full summary »
1 win & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Turn the Beat Around (TV Movie 2010)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A struggling dancer in L.A. teams up with a young club impresario to bring back Disco.

Director: Bradley Walsh
Stars: Romina D'Ugo, David Giuntoli, Adam Brooks
Grimm: Meltdown (TV Mini-Series 2013)
Short | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

In these Grimm webisodes, an odd disturbance occurs in Bud's repair shop. Bud, Wu, and Franco become trapped in a freezer and must keep their cool to survive the day.

Stars: Danny Bruno, Keith Cox, Reggie Lee
Buddymoon (2016)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  

When a former child actor is dumped by his fiancé days before the wedding, his excitable German best man takes him on the honeymoon instead: a backcountry trek in the remote mountains of Oregon.

Director: Alex Simmons
Stars: David Giuntoli, Flula Borg, Claire Coffee
6 Month Rule (2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A womanizer teaches his clueless friend the rules about being single and avoiding emotional attachment.

Director: Blayne Weaver
Stars: Blayne Weaver, Martin Starr, Natalie Morales
Grimm: Bad Hair Day (TV Series 2012)
Drama | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

In these Grimm webisodes, Bud visits Rosalee's spice shop to get help with his hair loss problem. However, solving one problem creates another.

Stars: Silas Weir Mitchell, Bree Turner, Danny Bruno
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A psychological experiment between two friends spirals out of control. How bad could it be?

Director: A.J. Bond
Stars: David Amito, A.J. Bond, Cbo
Grimm: Love Is in the Air (TV Series 2014)
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

In these Grimm webisodes, Juliette and Rosalee throw a big spa party at Juliette's house. As Madison starts to demonstrate the various products that are available, unusual things start happening.

Stars: Bitsie Tulloch, Bree Turner, Ari Montgomery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

David Giuntoli Profile: Meet actor David Giuntoli who plays homicide Detective Nick Burkhardt. He explains how his character discovers he is descended from an elite line of criminal profilers known as "Grimms".

Stars: Tim Bagley, Kate Burton, Claire Coffee
Sugar I (2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A 20-year-old homeless girl is suffering from post traumatic stress syndrome on the streets of Hollywood and Venice beach.

Director: Rotimi Rainwater
Stars: Shenae Grimes-Beech, Marshall Allman, Austin Williams
Dead Draw (2016)
Crime | Thriller

Someone knows about the 25 million and the plane to Mexico. Someone killed the getaway pilot. As loyalty turns to suspicion and friends become enemies, 4 criminals try to find the rat and escape their past - if they can survive the night.

Director: Brian Klemesrud
Stars: Bitsie Tulloch, Gil Bellows, Michael Eklund
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  

Oscar winning creature creator and make-up artist Barney Burman joins the cast and crew in an in-depth behind-the-scenes tour of the make-up and visual effects wizardry that goes into each episode of Grimm.

Stars: Tim Bagley, Barney Burman, Claire Coffee
Breathe In (2013)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

When a foreign exchange student arrives in a small upstate New York town, she challenges the dynamics of her host family's relationships and alters their lives forever.

Director: Drake Doremus
Stars: Felicity Jones, Guy Pearce, Mackenzie Davis
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Caroline
...
Jackie
...
Ryan
...
Michelle
...
James
David Fuit ...
Charlie
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Tony Alfieri ...
Bartender
Kathleen Asselin ...
Waitress
Charlotte Branham-Kamp ...
Young Caroline
Flannery Branham-Kamp ...
Young Jackie
...
Hostess
...
Jack
Edit

Storyline

On a birthday trip, Caroline visits her sister Jackie and her boyfriend. What starts out as an evening with close friends quickly goes askew. Caroline and the group attempt to support Jackie for an apparent illness - though it's unclear who really needs the most help. Written by Matt Hurwitz

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

A movie about adulation and malice.

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

| |  »

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

21 April 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Caroline & Jackie  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Bitsie Tulloch and David Guintoli met in this film (2012) have been together ever since. See more »

Soundtracks

Hurry On Down
Written by Nellie Lutcher
Performed by Ruth Brown
Courtesy of Mainstream Records
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Brilliant!!!
4 June 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is literally the first film review I've ever written, not to say I don't watch a tremendous amount of movies, I literally watch at minimum 5 a week. I mentioned that though because I feel compelled to say I'm shocked there would be a single bad user review out there for this film... to such the point that I felt compelled to write my own as I felt certain any negative reviews must be written by ex-husbands/wives or the such.

This film is absolutely brilliant! It's masterfully written and directed, not only for a first time filmmaker but for anyone. The acting is superb, I mean real-life tear at your seats real. And all the technical elements are top-notch, camera work, sound design, score, etc.

That being said, a lot of indie films out there are good, but what really sets this one apart is how original it is. If you watch a lot of indie movies, or studio movies for that matter, you start to find them really really repetitive and almost plagiarist. -- For Caroline and Jackie though, I can say you've literally never seen anything like it. It's both well crafted and original, and it'll keep you guessing over and over and over again. Like as soon as you think it's going one way, BAM, it throws you the opposite, and all for good reason, all for an amazing payoff.

That said, this is a character driven drama, indie film to its core, so if you're into that kind of movie or looking to explore one, you're going to love it. I mean really love it. If you're into big studio movies, want a simple escape and no questions to boot, then this might not be your cup of tea. I find the ending very satisfying, even redemptive, but I wouldn't call this a happy-go-lucky film, so don't go into it wanting to relax.

In summary, at its core this is a film about sisters, and more broadly family, for real. What a family is really like and what a family can really do to you, both in terms of helping you and hurting you. If you're crazy about relationships and love a good story, check it out.

I gave it a 9 because I think giving anything but like The Godfather a 10 is just ridiculous, so for my kind of scale this is about as 10 as you can wish for. I can't wait to see what this guy does next.


6 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Caroline and Jackie (2012) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?