Jersey Boys Synopsis
Clint Eastwood brings the Broadway smash to the big screen in this Warner Bros. musical telling the story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons.
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New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
Jersey Boys tells a familiar story, yes — but rarely told this well and with this much heart and soul.
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80

Village Voice

By Alan Scherstuhl
Eastwood may never show us his boys discovering themselves under that street lamp, but he gives us a clutch of moments worth treasuring —...
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75

Miami Herald

That built-in nostalgia is part of the reason for the success of Jersey Boys onstage and for its appeal as a movie.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
You're in that world, sucked in by the music and the performances. Appreciate the big things, but while watching, also pay attention to the...
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70

NPR

By Bob Mondello
This is a special Jersey Boys universe crafted specifically for fans — among whom you can pretty clearly count Clint Eastwood.
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63

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
It's the Mob connection that allows Eastwood to add shading and a sharper edge.
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60

Time Out New York

By Keith Uhlich
Imagine "Goodfellas" without much in the way of stakes, and you’ll get Clint Eastwood’s pleasingly square and forgettable adaptation of the...
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60

The Hollywood Reporter

By Todd McCarthy
A dash of showbiz pizzazz has been lost but some welcome emotional depth has been gained in the big-screen version of the still-thriving...
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50

Variety

By Andrew Barker
As handsome as his compositions are, Eastwood’s filmmaking simply doesn’t have the snap or the feel for rhythm that the script’s rapid-fire...
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50

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
What was blandly charming on stage — characters addressing the audience, ultra-broad jokes and showbiz patter — feels contrived, cheesy and...
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Great Movie

By bluiize
You may have to be a little older for this movie to really enjoy it. I thought it was a great movie with a great cast. The ending with all of the cast singing was one of the best parts :)!! Great...

LOVED JERSEY BOYS

By sandylevine
The movie: Jersey Boys was Outstanding !! Even better than the live show. Grease used to be my all time favorite movie. Now, Jersey Boys moved into that #1 slot !! Fabulous music & performance. Will...

By maxyoneda
This movie is awesome cause I am one of those kids who love old school music and I heard a lot about the jersey boys and to watch this movie and understand everything it was just wow. Also the song...

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By cynm530
Enjoyable movie, the music is great but the acting so-so. There is a lot of **f bombs** throughout and I didn't realize Frankie Valli had such a hard life getting to where he is. If you enjoyed the...

Pretty Good....But Not As Good As The Play

By lameduck51
Would have been better if the movie stayed with the original soundtrack from the play. Having Valli sing "My Eyes Adored You" to his daughter was a little creepy when you listen to the...

Great movie.. Great music

By donnadrabek
Enjoyed the Movie.... Only objection is the language used!!...

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By denabowers123
I thought it was very good movie. The only thing I wished they had cut out all the F bombs but overall I loved the music and story line and was well done movie....

JERSEY BOYS

By cothranclaims
My wife an I really enjoyed this movie. Would rate 4 out of 5 for enjoyment. Liked everything about movie Music an acting outstanding. General production including directing and cinematography...

Jersey Boys

By remiller554
Two hours and 15 minutes slipped by quickly. Music, vintage cars, costumes, and hairstyles made the movie very enjoyable. Historical....

Jersey Boys

By stevenewman29
Great movie, very similar to the Broadway production. The music and singing is great. Not for kids, language is a little rough....

More Info

Rated R | For language throughout
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 15+ Moving, teen-friendly musical has magic and great songs.
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VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
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DRINKING & DRUGS
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