America's Sweethearts

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"Hollywood's hottest couple just split up. It'll take more than special effects to reunite them."
  • PG-13
  • 2001
  • 1 hr 42 min
  • 5.7  (54,865)
  • 44

In this romantic comedy, Eddie (John Cusack) and Gwen (Catherine Zeta-Jones) are married actors known as “America's Sweethearts” but now are undergoing an ugly separation. Their new film is about ready to be released but the movie’s crazy director will not show the publicist (Billy Crystal) a cut of the film. So the publicist decides in order to successfully promote the film he needs to reunite the couple. Eddie and Gwen are both pressured to attend a press junket to promote the film together. Gwen’s personal assistant and sister Kiki (Julia Roberts) is the go between for her communication with Eddie. Eddie is suddenly attracted to Kiki after not seeing her for a while. Eddie sees how Gwen is controlling of Kiki and begins to fall in love with her. When the film is finally shown to the press and cast it's surprisingly a reality movie made without the actors' knowledge. The movie shows how self-centered and manipulative Gwen is in real life and how Eddie is a good man who suspects his wife is cheating on him. Somehow Kiki is finally able to stand up to Gwen and reveals some secrets from her past.

America's Sweethearts
Early Morning
Early Morning

Clip - 1 min 2 sec

Pansy Boy
Pansy Boy

Clip - 59 sec

Here Are Your Eggs
Here Are Your Eggs

Clip - 40 sec

Dinner Scene
Dinner Scene

Clip - 51 sec

America's Sweethearts
America's Sweethearts

Trailer - 2 min 33 sec

Please Kiki
Please Kiki

Clip - 1 min 18 sec

Description
In this romantic comedy, Eddie (John Cusack) and Gwen (Catherine Zeta-Jones) are married actors known as “America's Sweethearts” but now are undergoing an ugly separation. Their new film is about ready to be released but the movie’s crazy director will not show the publicist (Billy Crystal) a cut of the film. So the publicist decides in order to successfully promote the film he needs to reunite the couple.

Eddie and Gwen are both pressured to attend a press junket to promote the film together. Gwen’s personal assistant and sister Kiki (Julia Roberts) is the go between for her communication with Eddie. Eddie is suddenly attracted to Kiki after not seeing her for a while. Eddie sees how Gwen is controlling of Kiki and begins to fall in love with her.

When the film is finally shown to the press and cast it's surprisingly a reality movie made without the actors' knowledge. The movie shows how self-centered and manipulative Gwen is in real life and how Eddie is a good man who suspects his wife is cheating on him. Somehow Kiki is finally able to stand up to Gwen and reveals some secrets from her past.

America's Sweethearts is a 2001 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 42 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.7 and a MetaScore of 44.

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  • Release Date
    2001
  • MPAA Rating
    PG-13
  • Runtime
    1 hr 42 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    5.7  (54,865)
  • Metascore
    44