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Jake Squared

Overview


Genre :

Drama, Comedy

Release Date :

August 15, 2014 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Howard Goldberg

Starring :

Elias Koteas, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Virginia Madsen, Jane Seymour, Mike Vogel, Jason Weiss, Liana Liberato, Meredith Salenger, Gia Mantegna

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Don't waste your weekend watch this movie.    Readers  Be the 1st!

“..Jake Squared is partly a romantic comedy and mostly a pseudo-philosophical apology for self-absorption..”
by Simon Abrams [Village Voice]
1 of 5

“..Jake Squared has little humor, zero romance, and is so painfully unaware that it counts as one of the worst self-referential comedies ever..”
by Travis Hopson [Examiner.com]
“.."Jake Squared" combines the most grating tendencies of meta navel-gazing with the sexism of reality television..”
by Ben Kenigsberg [New York Times]
1.5 of 4
Reviewed by Tom Keogh [Seattle Times]

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