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Directed by Martin Brest, "Gigli" (also known as "Amore estremo - Tough love", "Tough Love", "Liebe mit Risiko - Gigli") is a Comedy/Crime/Romance film, released in the USA on July 27 of 2003 , starring Ben Affleck, David Backus, Lenny Venito, Robert Silver, Luis Alberto Martínez and Justin Bartha.

The movie everyone is talking about. The couple everyone wants to be (Australian DVD cover)

Who directed "Gigli":

Gigli was directed by Martin Brest, an American director, producer, actor, and writer.

Before Gigli, Martin Brest had directed Meet Joe Black, released in 1998, Scent of a Woman (1992), Midnight Run (1988), Beverly Hills Cop (1984), Going in Style (1979), and Hot Tomorrows (1977).

What was the release date of "Gigli":

Gigli was first released in the United States on Sunday, July 27, 2003. Also released on this day was La Luz prodigiosa (dir. Miguel Hermoso). This was sixteen (16) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, September 26, 2003 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, November 12, 2003 in France; Thursday, October 30, 2003 in Germany; Friday, November 14, 2003 in Italy; Friday, December 12, 2003 in Spain and on Thursday, October 23, 2003 in Australia.

Who is at the casting of "Gigli":

At the casting of Gigli we find Ben Affleck, previously seen in Daredevil (2003) and The Sum of All Fears (2002); David Backus (Crazy as Hell (2002)); Lenny Venito (Men in Black II (2002), Just the Ticket (1999)) [ more... ]

  • Christopher Walken and Justin Bartha also appeared together in Dark Horse, released in 2011.
  • Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck also worked together in Jersey Girl, released in 2004.
  • Al Pacino and Christopher Walken also appeared in Stand Up Guys, released in 2012.
  • Jennifer Lopez and Christopher Walken also appeared in Antz, released in 1998.

What is the Storyline of "Gigli":

Larry Gigli (Ben Affleck) is a low-ranking mobster in Los Angeles who is not nearly as tough as he likes to act. He is commanded to kidnap the mentally challenged younger brother of a powerful federal prosecutor to save New York-based mob boss Starkman (Al Pacino) from prison.

Gigli successfully convinces the young man, Brian (Justin Bartha), to go off with him by promising to take him "to the Baywatch," which seems to be Brian's singular obsession, and turns out to just be the beach. The man who [...]

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