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New York Minute (2004)

PG | | Comedy, Crime, Family | 7 May 2004 (USA)
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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 »

Director:

Dennie Gordon

Writers:

Emily Fox (story), Emily Fox (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
6 nominations. See more awards »

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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

Taglines:

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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Did You Know?

Trivia

Mary-Kate and Ashley's characters attend Syoddet High School. See more »

Goofs

When the girls are in the sewers, the water reaches their waists. Yet, when they climb from under the man hole cover and enter the House of Bling, there legs are completely dry. See more »

Quotes

[after seeing Lomax stage-dive and then lie flat on the ground]
[winces]
Pierre Bouvier: That's gotta hurt!
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Soundtracks

Bring On the Bling
Written by Amon Flanagan, Dwayne "Tezz" Morgan and Nolan Hardy
Produced by Amon Flanagan for On The Ball Entertainment and Da Neckbones
Vocals produced and arranged by Tezz for The Outfit
Mixed by Phillip Scott III for PS3
Performed by Tezz, Black Chill of Da Neckbones, Jaz' Mina and Ebony Burks
Contains sample from "Paragon Heat"
Written and Performed by Amon Flanagan
Courtesy of Paragon Soundtracks, On The Ball Entertainment and June St. Entertainment
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Great Family Movie
18 June 2004 | by donna-109See all my reviews

I thought this was a good movie. Its not fair to compare it to "Mean Girls." Although I like Lindsay Lohan, Mean Girls is intended for a different age group. My daughter is 10 and loved "Freaky Friday", but I feel "Mean Girls" has too much sexual content for that age. "New York Minute" is aimed for the "tween age" group. There aren't enough of these kinds of movies out. Its either cartoon-like movies, which this age thinks are not cool enough for them, or right to sex and violence. The New York Minute is an in-between kind of movie that we need to fill the gap for this age group. The people who are saying "this is so predictable" and "we have already seen that kinda movie before" are not the target audience. Yes, we older ones have seen this plot many times before, but our kids have not. Even if we let them see the movies that are similar, they were based in the 60's, 70's, 80's, 90's, etc., so the trends and such will be harder for them to relate to. Mary Kate and Ashley have not surrendered to pressure to include sex and violence in their movies and I say good for them. This is a fun movie that the whole family can enjoy and get a lot of laughs. If there were more movies like this, maybe our young wouldn't be so prone to grow up so fast, and actually still enjoy being with their families.


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