Love Jones (1997)

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Darius Lovehall is a young black poet in Chicago who starts dating Nina Mosley, a beautiful and talented photographer. While trying to figure out if they've got a "love thing" or are just "... See full summary »


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  • Larenz Tate and Isaiah Washington in Love Jones (1997)
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  • Nia Long and Larenz Tate in Love Jones (1997)

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1 July 2004 | dspears76
10
| Great Love Story
This is my favorite love story it has every element that a good love story should have. Poetry, jazz, friendships the ups and downs in a relationships. Finally a movie that shows positive aspects of the black community. Larenz Tate was great I can't picture anyone else playing the role of Darius. He recited that poem like he had written it himself and meant every word. I own this movie and if I had the time I would watch it everyday it always makes me feel better and that's what a good movie should do. Also, the character Savon could not had been any better dealing with the subject of marriage. We would all like to find a Darius out there but most of us just settle for watching this movie. My vote is 10/10

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Release Date:

14 March 1997

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

Filming Locations

Chicago, Illinois, USA

Box Office

Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,908,725 16 March 1997

Gross USA:

$12,479,335

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$12,782,749

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