Just Looking
Just Looking (1999)

A wacky screwball sex comedy for the kids and grandpa too? Seinfeld's Jason Alexander makes his directorial debut with this gentle but funny coming-of-age story set in 1955 about Lenny (Ryan Merriman), a 14-year-old from the Bronx who… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy
Release Date: October 22, 1999
DVD Release Date: April 24, 2001
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Critic Score: 45% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
John A. Nesbit
Old School Reviews

lighthearted, nostalgic comedy

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Shirley Sealy
Film Journal International

The rare and wonderful thing about this film...is that it so vividly recreates the sensibilities prevelant during the era it recalls, the mid-1950s.

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Brandon Judell
Detour Magazine

The timing's off on almost every scene, giving you too much time to accurately predict what'll occur next.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A 14 year old's quest to find out all he can about sex actually opens up some doors for him about the meaning of friendship, love, and masculinity.

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Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

The sets, the cars, the costumes, everything about the production is authentically nostalgic.

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Gretchen Mol is intriguing.