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The Rebound (2009)

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In New York City, a single mom captivates her new neighbor, a much younger man.

Director:

Bart Freundlich

Writer:

Bart Freundlich
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Catherine Zeta-Jones ... Sandy
Justin Bartha ... Aram Finklestein
Andrew Cherry ... Frank Jr. - Age 7
Kelly Gould ... Sadie - Age 9
Lynn Whitfield ... Laura Reilly
Kate Jennings Grant ... Daphne
Rob Kerkovich ... Mitch
Sam Robards ... Frank
John Schneider ... Trevor
Joanna Gleason ... Roberta Finklestein
Art Garfunkel ... Harry Finklestein
Stephanie Szostak ... Alice Marnier
Marcel Simoneau ... Henri
Eliza Callahan Eliza Callahan ... Sadie - Age 13 (as Eliza Barry Calahan)
Rehan Yadav Rehan Yadav ... Zeke Finklestein - Age 5
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Storyline

Sandy, upon discovering her husband's infidelity while watching her son's birthday video, leaves the suburbs and moves into the city. She gets an apartment that's above a coffee house where she befriends one of the workers, Aram, a guy whose wife only married him so she could get a green card. Aram's family thinks he's wasting his life and education by working in the coffee house. Soon after moving into the apartment, Sandy hires Aram to be her nanny while she takes on work for the first time since her children were born. It isn't long when Aram and Sandy find they get along wonderfully and start to date. But the question is: is their relationship real or is it, in fact, just a rebound for both of them? Written by jenn_1586@yahoo.com

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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She's still got it. He's just getting it.

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, some sexual content and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 September 2009 (Mexico) See more »

Also Known As:

Untitled Bart Freundlich Project See more »

Filming Locations:

Istanbul, Turkey See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$21,790,414, 13 February 2011
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (European Film Market)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | DTS (as Datasat Digital Sound)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

'Joanna Gleason''s character Roberta refers to previously being employed at Ralph Lauren. A reference to her part in the TV show, Friends (1994) in which she played Rachel's boss at Ralph Lauren. See more »

Goofs

When Sandy and Aram leave the clinic after finding out she is suffering from and ectopic pregnancy, it is snowing but some of the people crossing the street behind them are wearing shorts. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Sandy: [driving kids to school] Same thing, every fucking morning.
Sadie - age 9: I heard that.
Sandy: No, you didn't.
Sadie - age 9: Yes, I did.
Frank Jr. - age 7: I did, too.
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Connections

References The Grudge (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

My Dick
Composed by Armen Melik
Performed by Mickey Avalon, Andre Legacy and Dirt Nasty
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all because of great cast to make it works
20 March 2011 | by MoobeeSee all my reviews

for a person who never have special feeling toward Catherine Zeta-Jones, this piece of work of her playing a middle aged mother is truly the best one from her career as far as I believe. Justin Bartha is also the main reason makes this story believable. one of the great example of how right casts can push a B level of the production, script and its director to even possibly work. there are some good moments but most of the time one just so much hope the director can go deeper and build on characters in a much more personal angles, sadly he did't. without these two main actors, the movie would be a 4-5 out of 10 piece of work.


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