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Jexi (2019)

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A comedy about what can happen when you love your phone more than anything else in your life.


Jon Lucas, Scott Moore
2,029 ( 425)
1 nomination. See more awards »





Cast overview, first billed only:
Adam Devine ... Phil
Alexandra Shipp ... Cate
Rose Byrne ... Jexi (voice)
Ron Funches ... Craig
Charlyne Yi ... Elaine
Michael Peña ... Kai
Wanda Sykes ... Denice
Kid Cudi ... Kid Cudi
Justin Hartley ... Brody
Gavin Root ... Phil (10 Years)
Blake Grunder ... Phil (5 Years)
Richard Harder Richard Harder ... Kickball Umpire
Ray Reinhardt Ray Reinhardt ... Old Man
Diana Jackson ... Phil's Mother
Aaron Wilton ... Phil's Dad


Phil has a major dependency issue - he's addicted to his phone. He has no friends, he has a job writing pop culture "Top 10" lists, and his love life is non-existent. But his Facebook status is about to change. When he is forced to upgrade his phone, the latest model comes with an unexpected feature...Jexi - an A.I. life coach, virtual assistant and cheerleader. With her help, Phil begins to get a real life. But as he becomes less dependent on his phone, Jexi's artificial intelligence morphs into a tech nightmare determined to keep Phil all to herself, even if it means ruining his chances of finding success.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


She had him at "hello"


Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong/crude sexual content and language throughout, some drug use and graphic nudity | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Did You Know?


Second romantic-comedy that Adam did that came out in 2019. The first was Isn't It Romantic. See more »


After Phil speaks with Cate and leaves the coffee shop he has his 'phone in his left hand. He then holds it with both hands and transfers it to his right hand (as seen from an over the shoulder view). Change camera to view him from the front and his 'phone is in his left hand. See more »


Jexi: Phil. You cannot spend the rest of your life jacking off into your socks, you need to have a real woman.
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Crazy Credits

During the first minute of the end credits, we see a brief montage of Phil's old boss Kai getting a new phone and getting to know Jexi the same way Phil did. See more »


References Schindler's List (1993) See more »


Shutters A
Written by Jacopo Tittarelli Rubboli, Marek Edward Kubala
Performed by Studio Musicians
Courtesy of APM Music
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User Reviews

This movie made me write my first review.
4 January 2020 | by zhiargamingSee all my reviews

Some reviewers or critics might say we hate this movie because of the tech and the bad language i say they are prude and can't relate to the movie and understand it so they attack it, from my experience and point of view the movie was KING hilarious LOVED Jexi the AI how funny she was and the chemistry between her and the main character the the main character being a nerd not having a life can't talk to girls and Jexi the AI helping him through all that was amazing and funny i relate to this movie and i definitely recommend it was an amazing watch.

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Release Date:

11 October 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Jexi See more »

Filming Locations:

San Francisco, California, USA See more »


Box Office


$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,106,730, 13 October 2019

Gross USA:


Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

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