Juliet, naked by Nick Hornby

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Published by Riverhead Books in New York .

Written in English

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StatementNick Hornby
LC ClassificationsPR6058.O689 J85 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination406 p. ;
Number of Pages406
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24460799M
ISBN 109781594488870
LC Control Number2009023773

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Directed by Jesse Peretz. With Chris O'Dowd, Rose Byrne, Kitty O'Beirne, Alex Clatworthy. Juliet, Naked is the story of Annie (the long-suffering girlfriend of Duncan) and her unlikely transatlantic romance with once revered, now faded, singer-songwriter, Tucker Crowe, who also happens to be the subject of Duncan's musical obsession/10(K).

Based on the novel by Nick Hornby, JULIET, NAKED is a comic account of life's second chances. Annie (Rose Byrne) is stuck in a long-term relationship with Duncan (Chris O'Dowd) -- an obsessive fan 83%. But by the time “Juliet, Naked” is released, he is living on a farm in Pennsylvania, a middle-aged P.T.A.

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Its racy title notwithstanding, “Juliet, Naked” is not salacious but delicious. A charming film of an engaging, adult nature about two very different people trying to. Juliet, Naked is a charming, shambolic indie-rock romance: EW review Much like the book, the plot is essentially a wisp, and Byrne is Author: Leah Greenblatt.

And the same is Juliet for Tucker Crowe, who must face the ways his body of work changed lives—though the book’s sly, winking coda undermines this slightly.

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“Juliet, Naked,” directed by Jesse Peretz and adapted from the Nick Hornby novel, will never be mistaken for a classic, but it’s rather sweet and unprepossessing.

The novelist’s latest, Juliet, Naked, spins a new iteration, this time from the perspective of one of those long-suffering women — and unlike ’s How to Be Good, whose female narrator Author: Leah Greenblatt. Juliet, Naked, the latest film adaptation of British novelist and screenwriter Nick Hornby, returns to Hornby’s favorite subject — immature men.

Yet. Nick Hornby's novel "Juliet, Naked" is set in a fictional and downcast English seaside town called Gooleness, where we meet a fractious and downcast couple, Annie and : Niall Stanage. Juliet, Naked review: Chris O'Dowd a scene stealer but fanboy tale hits dud note By Paul Byrnes Updated September 6, — pm first published at pm.

Book Reviews Nick Hornby's Latest Novel: New Tune, Same Key Septem • Nick Hornby's latest, Juliet, Naked, is another smart, soft-centered tale. Review: 'Juliet, Naked' brings fan-boy obsessions to the spotlight.

Ethan Hawke plays a reclusive rock star over whom Chris O'Dowd obsesses in Nick Hornby's rom-com. Juliet, Naked, like Hornby's first novel, High Fidelity, explores the complex world of music fanaticism. Duncan, a young British man stuck in a post-collegiate mindset, is obsessed with an obscure.

Chris O'Dowd, Rose Byrne, and Ethan Hawke star in this crowd-pleasing drama about obsessive fandom. Here's our Juliet Naked review from Sundance   Lately, though, Hawke has shown signs of self-aware humor — “Juliet, Naked” being Exhibit A — while realizing his more serious impulses with less pomp and more artfulness.

Juliet, Naked review: An unexpected and enchanting rom-com delight A frustrated Rose Byrne and menacing fan-boy Chris O’Dowd in seaside town so lovely we yearn to call it Richard-on-the-Curtis4/5. In “Juliet, Naked” (based on Nick Hornby’s book), the obsessive is Duncan, a cultural studies professor who has a borderline troubling fixation with Tucker Crowe (Ethan Hawke), an.

Olivia Hussey became a movie star at age 15 when she was cast as the most infamous doomed lover in ’s “Romeo and Juliet” — and the actress is still in awe she managed to survive fame Author: Stephanie Nolasco. Based on Nick Hornby‘s book of the same name, Juliet, Naked looks like an absolutely delightful rom-com filled with talented, underrated Byrne plays Annie, a.

Nick Hornby, author of "High Fidelity" and "About a Boy" releases new book Tuesday "Juliet, Naked," revisits the dysfunctional male, music fan kind of character Internet has changed how the. Neither Romeo nor nudity makes an appearance in Juliet, Naked, a labored romantic comedy adapted from Nick Hornby’s novel.

In fact, there isn’t even a title character—Juliet is the name of an album by fictional indie rocker Tucker Crowe (Ethan Hawke), who disappeared between sets of a gig back in the ’90s, never to be heard from again.

‘Juliet, Naked’ strips down Nick Hornby’s classic novel Music fan and gifted director Jesse Peretz explains how his off-beat comedy was a labor of love.

★★★”Juliet, Naked,” with Rose Byrne, Chris O’Dowd, Ethan Hawke. Directed by Jesse Peretz, from a screenplay by Evgenia Peretz, Jim Taylor and Tamara Jenkins, based on the novel by Nick Author: Moira Macdonald.

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Instant Family. A. Juliet, Naked Dir: Jesse Peretz. Cast: Rose Byrne, Ethan Hawke, Chris O’Dowd, Megan Dodds, Denise Gough, Lily Newmark. 15 cert, 98 mins By Tim Robey4/5.The great thing about a movie like Juliet, Naked, much like About a Boy, is that while conflicts and love triangles exist, the story never contents itself to set up good guys and bad guys.Remove your headphones and hear this: The opening scene of Nick Hornby's latest book, "Juliet, Naked," has the characters standing over a clogged toilet in a Minneapolis rock club -- Author: STEPHANIE WILBUR ASH.

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