Jack and Diane
Jack and Diane (2012)

Jack and Diane, two teenage girls, meet in New York City and spend the night kissing ferociously. Diane's charming innocence quickly begins to open Jack's tough skinned heart. But when Jack discovers that Diane is moving she pushes… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: November 2, 2012
DVD Release Date: January 7, 2013
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Critic Score: 12% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Glenn Kenny
MSN Movies

"The Man With the Iron Fists" being a fairly satisfying slab of cinematic mayhem, particularly if seen in under conditions like the ones I describe from my younger days.

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Mark Olsen
Los Angeles Times

Throughout, the filmmaking is tentative, as though Gray is unsure whether he wants to make a fantasy-tinged romance or a hyper-sexualized blood-fest. (He winds up with neither.)

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Theodore Sariklis
FILMINK (Australia)

Jack and Diane is the worst kind of coming-of-age film; the kind that lacks any particular message or purpose and tries to merely rely on shock value to retain audience attention.

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Kathleen Murphy
MSN Movies

Devoid of energy and direction, 'J&D' settles for faux-naif posturing and arty color design.

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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

"Jack & Diane" offers a glaring example of a writer and director, Bradley Rust Gray, unable to trust in the simple strength of his material.

Jim Schembri

Good direction is hobbled by inexplicable flashes of horror, which add nothing to the story and stick out like clumsy art-movie affectations.

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Sara Stewart
New York Post

Tonally, the film swings between whispery romance and ominous horror as it explores the dark side of love and lust ...

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Alonso Duralde

Felt like someone misinterpreting the most extreme bits of Gregg Araki and Harmony Korine and turning it into an unwatchable film made marketable by putting its leading ladies into lesbian situations.

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Dan Lybarger
KC Active

Little movie, called Jack and Diane. Must have been sitting too long in the can. No, it doesn't have the Mellencamp song. And it gets everything thing else terribly wrong.

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Flixster Audience Score: 20% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
I watched this as I've liked a lot of Juno Temple's movies. This is pretty much a lesbian romance, which would be fine if they had left the stupid… More
Shawn Montague
Think my obsession with Juno Temple was the main reason I was interested in this movie, and watched until the end. While the lesbian/horror love story was… More
Dann Michalski
There just aren't enough lesbian werewolf films, but Jack & Diane is here to fill that niche. The story is paper-thin and involves a friendship… More
The Movie Waffler
The titular characters, essayed by Keough and Temple, are two star-crossed lesbian teens who fall in love after a chance encounter in one of New York's… More
Walter M.
Diane(Juno Temple) loses her cell phone and therefore has no idea her sister is not coming to visit her from Washington, DC until it is too late. By that… More
Doctor Strangeblog
Unforgivably empty teen lesbian romance that keeps hinting at a percolating tension beneath the surface getting ready to erupt with ominous music cues, a… More