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The Girl Next Door

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The Girl Next Door

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
102 minutes
Wide Release Date:
04/09/04
performer:
Elisha Cuthbert, Emile Hirsch, Paul Dano, Timothy Olyphant, James Remar
director:
Luke Greenfield
distributor:
20th Century Fox Film Corporation
author:
Brent Goldberg, David Wagner
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a B-

In this genial cardboard knockoff of Risky Business, Matthew (Emile Hirsch), a diligent overachiever, meets the sweet, rockin’-bodied Danielle (Elisha Cuthbert). The hero and his geek friends, of course, have to take on the dirty-video world by entering it. These days, that’s not such a leap.