PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
After his career is sidelined by an unexpected tragedy and a personal blow-up, a single man must take care of his precocious daughter.
Gertie's school, where she and Ollie perform the bloody and violent song from Sweeney Todd, is named for Maria Goretti, a Catholic saint who was martyred by being stabbed to death.
Everyone, please take your seats. You heard the bell. You know what it means. Last week, the assignment was to write an essay about your family. Who they...
Teacher: And what they...
Teacher: Excellent droning.
When it is time for Gertie to perform at the show, the teacher comes out from behind the curtain twice.
The opening production company title features a CGI rended Jay and Silent Bob, recurring characters from the five previous ViewAskew films. Jersey Girl was the first ViewAskew movie to use the new title.
Kevin Smith has a three-hour "director's cut" version that has screened in Los Angeles and in New Jersey at his Vulgarthon all-day film events. Smith says he will release the longer version on DVD for the film's eventual tenth anniversary.
$8,319,171 (USA) (28 March 2004)
$25,266,129 (USA) (27 June 2004)
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