Starring: Kate Winslet, Justin Timberlake, Jim Belushi, Juno Temple
OUR RATING: ★★★☆☆
Drama directed and written by Woody Allen, the story follows four characters whose lives intertwine amid the hustle and bustle of the Coney Island amusement park in the 1950s: Ginny (Kate Winslet), an emotionally volatile former actress now working as a waitress in a clam house; Humpty (Jim Belushi), Ginny’s rough-hewn carousel operator husband; Mickey Rubin (Justin Timberlake), a handsome young lifeguard who dreams of becoming a playwright; and Carolina (Juno Temple), Humpty’s long-estranged daughter, who is now hiding out from gangsters at her father’s apartment.
Best Quotes (Total Quotes: 15)
Mickey Rubin: [voice over] Coney Island, 1950’s, the beach, the boardwalk. I work here on Bay 7. Enter Carolina.
Carolina: Excuse me, do you know if Ginny’s here?
Ginny: I’m Ginny.
Carolina: I’m Humpty’s daughter. You’re his wife?
Ginny: Is he going to be surprised.
Carolina: I’m marked. They’re going to kill me.
Humpty: That’s what you get when you marry a gangster.
Humpty: I got to have a drink.
Ginny: No, Humpty. You’ve been good.
[to Ginny as she’s walking along the beach]
Mickey Rubin: Miss, you can’t be out here right now. We’re expecting lightning storms.
Ginny: [to Carolina] When you’re married to a man who got rich putting people’s feet in cement you probably never had to do a dish!
[referring to Ginny]
Ryan: Your wife don’t like to go fishing anymore, huh?
Humpty: She made like she liked it, it kept me on the hook. I was the fish.
[to Humpty; referring to Carolina]
Ginny: You know she’s a marked woman, shouldn’t she move on?
Carolina: I know where all the bodies were buried.
[referring to Mickey]
Ginny: Did he kiss you?!
Carolina: Why are you getting so heated?
[referring to Ginny]
Mobster: I’m going to find her.
Ginny: My head is pounding, everything’s coming apart!
Humpty: You look a little crazy to me.
Ginny: When it comes to love we all turn out to be our own worst enemy.
Mickey Rubin: I know what it is you did.
Ginny: Don’t you think you’re being a little melodramatic?
Total Quotes: 15
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