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Mr. Jealousy (1997)

R | | Comedy, Romance | 5 June 1998 (USA)
Lester is an occasional substitute teacher and he's very jealous. He is jealous about the last boyfriend of Lester's slightly wacky current partner Ramona - arrogant best-selling author ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Lester Grimm, aka Vince
... Ramona Ray
... Dashiell Frank
... Vince, aka Leo
... Lucretia
... Stephen
... Lint
... Dr. Howard Poke
Vincent Polidoro ... Young Lester Grimm
Yvette Brooks Grant ... Paulina
Jose Soto ... Club Promoter
... Ariana
Nico Baumbach ... Ex-Boyfriend
... Curt (as Joel Castleberg)
Dean Wareham ... Music Video Director
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Storyline

Lester is an occasional substitute teacher and he's very jealous. He is jealous about the last boyfriend of Lester's slightly wacky current partner Ramona - arrogant best-selling author Dashiell. Lester joins Dashiell's therapy group under an alias to find out if Dashiell still has any feelings for her. Written by Anonymous

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated R for language | See all certifications »
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5 June 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mr. Celos  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$30,732, 7 June 1998, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$287,752, 19 July 1998
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Trivia

On The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance marquee that appears in the film, a quote ("a classic") is attributed to G Brown. The critic in question is Georgia Brown, famed Village Voice film critic and mother of writer/director Noah Baumbach. See more »

Goofs

Numerous occurrences. At one point, not only is the mike visible, the *boom* is visible. See more »

Quotes

Lester: I'll bet my writing's more of a voice of our generation than his.
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Crazy Credits

After the final credits Lester, Vince and Lint are shown in an additional scene in the diner. They apparently have been playing dominos and Lint is somehow offended and is packing up his set while accusing Vince of still having a 20-sided die from their D&D days. See more »

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References Jules and Jim (1962) See more »

Soundtracks

Jealous Guy
Written by John Lennon
Performed by Luna
Published by Lennon/Sony/ATV/Songs LLC (BMI)
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a kind of screwball comedy
15 December 2000 | by See all my reviews

A film about relations; you may think: Oh no not an another one, not a Woody Allen remake. Wrong, this is a screwball comedy like the films with Cary Grant en Katherine Hepburn. Makes group therapy slightly ridiculous. Stoltz is great as the jealous lover, obsessed with the past of his present girlfriend.


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