Shopgirl Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 7072

Average Rating: 2.5/4

# of Ratings: 62

Theatrical Release Date: 10/21/2005

Language: English

Genre: Drama, Romance

MPAA Rating: R

Director: Anand Tucker

Actors: Steve Martin, Claire Danes, Jason Schwartzman, Bridgette Wilson, Sam Bottoms, Frances Conroy

Plot: Steve Martin takes on the role of a wealthy businessman in Los Angeles who courts a lowly shop girl. The shop girl is also being courted by another younger man who has big dreams in Rock N' Roll. Will any of them find true love? -- GOD_NOtLIKELY

Quick Movie Reviews

Rating of
3/4

goodfellamike - wrote on 09/20/2008

A wise examination of love, relationships and heartbreak from different perspectives; Danes is perfectly cast as a lonely dreamer with big plans for herself that she just hasn't gotten around to yet; Martin is a weary millionaire (well cast in a straight dramatic role) and Schwartzman does what he does best, playing the annoying schlub. Final Grade: B

Rating of
3.5/4

Allison - wrote on 11/16/2007

I love everyone in this film and everything about this film. A rewatch proved to be very delightful. If I could only love all movies like this one.

Rating of
3/4

SarahG0327 - wrote on 08/01/2007

Steve Martin did a wonderful job with this film. The characters were smart, witty, endearing and real. The only complaint I had was that with Steve Martin both in the film and narrating from a point of view that wasn't his character's it got a little distracting. But all and all this is a very well put together story that restores my faith in old sayings "everything happens for a reason" and "somtimes you don't appreciate what you've got until it's gone."

Related Movie Lists

Recent Movie Talk Posts

No posts have been made on this movie yet. Be the first to start talking about Shopgirl!

Write Post

Are you sure you want to delete this comment?
  
Are you sure you want to delete this post?