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New York Minute (2004)

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One day in New York City, as Jane Ryan tries out for an overseas college program and her sister Roxy schemes to meet her favorite punk rockers, a series of mishaps throws their day into ... See full summary »

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Dennie Gordon

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Emily Fox (story), Emily Fox (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ashley Olsen ... Jane Ryan
Mary-Kate Olsen ... Roxy Ryan
Eugene Levy ... Max Lomax
Andy Richter ... Bennie Bang
Riley Smith ... Jim, The Bike Messenger
Jared Padalecki ... Trey Lipton
Drew Pinsky ... Dr. Ryan (as Dr. Drew Pinsky)
Darrell Hammond ... Hudson McGill
Andrea Martin ... Senator Anne Lipton
Alannah Ong ... Ma Bang
Mary Bond Davis Mary Bond Davis ... Big Shirl
Bob Saget ... Himself
Jack Osbourne ... Justin
Joey Klein ... Truant at Pool
Neil Crone ... Officer Strauss
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Storyline

One day in New York City, as Jane Ryan tries out for an overseas college program and her sister Roxy schemes to meet her favorite punk rockers, a series of mishaps throws their day into chaos. In order for them both to accomplish their goals, the normally adversarial sisters decide to unite against the forces around them. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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Anything can change in a New York minute.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for mild sensuality and thematic elements | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 May 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

New York Minute See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,962,106, 9 May 2004, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$14,018,364, 27 June 2004
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

DTS | Dolby Digital | SDDS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

In the beginning of the movie, there are several photographs on the wall of Jane and Roxy Ryan as young kids with their mother who passed away. These are actual photos of Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen, but with their own mother Jarnette Olsen cut out and replaced. See more »

Goofs

The girls are supposed to be from Nassau County on Long Island. When they go to take the train to the city they get on the "Nassau Railroad." There is no such thing. They would have taken the Long Island Rail Road - and the movie's trains look nothing like the LIRR's. See more »

Quotes

Jane Ryan: What am I going to do without my day planner?
Roxy Ryan: Ok, you need to relax.
Jane Ryan: Relax? How can I relax? My relaxation tips are in my day planner!
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Doing Time
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Honestly, not THAT bad...
12 May 2004 | by gmgladerSee all my reviews

Taken for what it is, a pre-teen flick featuring the wealthiest 17-years olds in type-cast roles ever, the movie is not terrible. It's no work of art, nor will it be nominated for any awards, but it is entertaining, which is all anyone can expect it to be. It definitely isn't being advertised as anything else.

More than anything, it's silly and allows a girl to giggle at the crazy antics of two sisters caught up in more than they can handle in New York City. A fun story of mayhem and mischief, it is far from the worst movie out this season (have you SEEN "Van Helsing"? I rest my case).

Maybe it's not worth spending $9 on a movie ticket, but it would be a fun rental. :-)


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