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Just Getting Started (2017)

PG-13 | | Action, Comedy | 8 December 2017 (USA)
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A two-hander action comedy in the vein of Midnight Run (1988), about an ex-F.B.I. Agent (Tommy Lee Jones) and an ex-mob lawyer in the Witness Protection Program (Morgan Freeman) having to put aside their petty rivalry on the golf course to fend off a mob hit.

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A two-hander action comedy in the vein of Midnight Run (1988), about an ex-F.B.I. Agent (Tommy Lee Jones) and an ex-mob lawyer in the Witness Protection Program (Morgan Freeman) having to put aside their petty rivalry on the golf course to fend off a mob hit.

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Rated PG-13 for language, suggestive material and brief violence | See all certifications »
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$22,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,201,459, 10 December 2017, Wide Release

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$4,278,904, 13 December 2017
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Final film role of Glenne Headly, who died on June 8, 2017. See more »

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When Suzie is tied up in the back of the van, the rope changes position from around her arm, to over her shoulder, back to around her arm. See more »

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Referenced in Midnight Screenings: Just Getting Started (2017) See more »

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ALIBI - Behind the Orange Door
Written by Derek Whitacre
Performed by ALIBI Music
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Lighthearted and fun for the holiday season
14 December 2017 | by See all my reviews

I like the main players in this movie and it was a refreshing change from the heavy, gloomy movies and news coverage. Is it their best acting? Probably not. Was it supposed to be? I don't think so. It was an opportunity for them to get together and have fun creating something that would make us laugh. If you need or want a little bit of joy and laughter ... go see this movie. If you're looking for serious, academy award winning performances, you'll want to pass. I typically only go to action or adventure movies ... this was a change of pace and it didn't disappoint in that regard. I'd go see it again, and I'll likely watch it several times when it makes it to Netflix or Amazon Prime. Maybe you nee to be over 40 to appreciate some of the "elder" humor ... it looks like it's young folks who aren't thrilled with it and there are some older folks who will may be offended by language, behavior, or conversations ... to them I would say "lighten up and have a little fun". The theater was FULL the day I went (lots of retired folks) ... everyone appeared to enjoy themselves. There was a lot of laughter and no one left during the movie.


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