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Jack Goes Boating

(No longer in theaters)
  • Rating: R — for language, drug use and some sexual content
  • Director: Philip Seymour Hoffman   Cast: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Ryan, John Ortiz, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Daphne Rubin-Vega
  • Running Time: 89 minutes
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Comedy, Romance


Peter Saraf, Marc Turtletaub, Beth O'Neil, Emily Ziff


Fox Searchlight

Release Date

Sep 17, 2010

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Hoffman’s directorial debut, based on Bob Glaudini’s play, is a tonally offbeat, meandering comedy-drama about two couples—one just developing, the other collapsing—and as such it perhaps would have worked better onstage. As one-fourth of the main ensemble, however, Ortiz comes close to stealing the show.