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Celeste & Jesse Forever (2012)

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A divorcing couple tries to maintain their friendship while they both pursue other people.

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Lee Toland Krieger
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rashida Jones ... Celeste
Andy Samberg ... Jesse
Ari Graynor ... Beth
Eric Christian Olsen ... Tucker
Rob Huebel ... Business Man
Elijah Wood ... Scott
Shira Lazar ... Shira Lazar
Will McCormack ... Skillz
Kate Krieger ... Yogurt Girl
Matthias Steiner Matthias Steiner ... Matthias Steiner
Andreas Beckett ... German Announcer
Chris Messina ... Paul
Rebecca Dayan ... Veronica
Emma Roberts ... Riley
Janel Parrish ... Savannah
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Storyline

Celeste and Jesse have been best friends forever. They dated in high school, got married, and now they're getting divorced. Their best friends don't think they can maintain their friendship throughout the dissolution of their marriage, but Celeste and Jesse don't think there will be a problem. But that's before Jesse gets into a relationship that Celeste doesn't think he can handle, and Celeste finds it harder to move on than she originally thought. Written by napierslogs

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Taglines:

For anyone who has to break up with their best friend. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, sexual content and drug use | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 August 2012 (Taiwan) See more »

Also Known As:

Celeste and Jesse Forever See more »

Filming Locations:

Providence, Rhode Island, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$107,785, 5 August 2012

Gross USA:

$3,094,687
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The script was initially sold to Fox Atomic who folded shortly after. It was then sold to Overture Films who also went under. Eventually it found a new home at Envision. See more »

Goofs

When Paul orders beers for himself and Celeste at the bar, he is handed one bottle which is half-empty. See more »

Quotes

Celeste: Now I know why you fucking cry all the time. This shit's emotional.
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Written by William Rojas, William Purdy, Charles Farrar, Ricardo Panta, Edward Lozoya, Sergio Padilla, Joseph Bautista, Thomas Cook and Robert McLachlan
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Best romantic comedy I've seen in a very long time!
5 July 2012 | by Fredic-186-200054See all my reviews

Loved this film...I had the pleasure of seeing it at the LA Film Festival...What a pleasure to walk out when it ended with a happy feeling in my chest and in a great mood for the evening...The cast is excellent..the story line different...laughed out loud! Andy S is at his best..I loved the way he delivered his lines, a laugh throughout the film Rashida J. is funny and makes you fall in love with her. The entire cast does an incredible job. The casting of the entire film was wonderful, perfect in every way. The director did a fabulous job. I just can't say enough about Celeste and Jesse...a 10...do not miss seeing it this summer


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