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''Greys Anatomy'' girls on DVD

”Grey’s Anatomy” girls on DVD — Ellen Pompeo, Katherine Heigl, and Sandra Oh on the big screen before they were stars

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”Greys Anatomy” girls on DVD

Seattle Grace didn’t always pay the bills. Before they were interns, Grey’s Anatomy stars Ellen Pompeo (a.k.a. Meredith Grey), Katherine Heigl (Izzie Stevens), and Sandra Oh (Cristina Yang) made some blink-and-you-missed-’em movies. First up, the dubious LIFE OF THE PARTY (R, 87 mins., 2005), which puts Ellen Pompeo in a supporting role as a drunkard’s fed-up wife. The sad-eyed waif’s signature detachment may jerk a tear or two, but her limited screen time can’t save this boys’-club stinker. Same goes for Katherine Heigl’s CAFFEINE (R, 88 mins., 2006). She’s lovely — even her British accent isn’t total bollocks — but the film fails as a coffee-shop rip-off of Empire Records. Oh’s offering, DOUBLE HAPPINESS (PG-13, 87 mins., 1995), is the best of the bunch: Her turn as a young woman looking to break away from her overbearing Chinese parents is delightful, and it reminds us that Oh (above, with Callum Rennie) can do more than scowl and wield a scalpel. Doctors Grey and Stevens, prepare for the markdown bin — stat! Party: D+ Caffeine: C- Happiness: B+

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