Search - Crossroads -Dvd (Chk) on DVD

Crossroads -Dvd (Chk)
Crossroads -Dvd
Actor: Crossroads
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Special Interests
PG-13     2002     1hr 33min

Pop idol Britney Spears stars in this sweet coming-of-age movie about three childhood friends who've grown apart, but find out they may still have a lot in common. After graduating from high school, Lucy (Spears), Kit (...  more »

Movie Details

Actor: Crossroads
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Special Interests
Sub-Genres: Teen, Drama, Pregnancy & Childbirth
Studio: Paramount
Format: DVD
DVD Release Date: 07/23/2002
Theatrical Release Date: 00/00/2002
Release Year: 2002
Run Time: 1hr 33min
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 1
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)

Similar Movies

Coyote Ugly
Director: David McNally
   PG-13   2001   1hr 40min
Spice World
Director: Bob Spiers
   PG   1998   1hr 33min
From Justin To Kelly
Special Edition
   PG   2003   1hr 21min
Director: Vondie Curtis-Hall
   PG-13   2002   1hr 44min
Bring It On
Widescreen Collector's Edition
Director: Peyton Reed
   PG-13   2001   1hr 38min

Similarly Requested DVDs

Baby Einstein - Baby Da Vinci - From Head to Toe
Director: n/a
   NR   2004   0hr 33min
Return to Me
Director: Bonnie Hunt
   PG   2000   1hr 55min
Baby Einstein - Numbers Nursery
Director: Jim Janicek
   NR   2003   0hr 30min
Baby Einstein - Baby Mozart - Music Festival
   NR   2002   2hr 50min
Baby Einstein - Neighborhood Animals
   NR   2002   1hr 6min
Barbie in The 12 Dancing Princesses
   NR   2006   1hr 21min
Barbie Fairytopia
Directors: Walter P. Martishius, William Lau
   NR   2005   1hr 10min

Movie Reviews

Surprisingly, this movie isn't all that bad...
Andrew Ellington | I'm kind of everywhere | 06/30/2010
(3 out of 5 stars)

"I know, I know; it's Britney Spears and so any self respecting film lover is supposed to instantly ignore this pre-ordained disaster. I tried, but a friend of mine and his wife rented this while I was at their house, and so I kind of had to watch it (and I will admit that curiosity had me intrigued). When the closing credits (accompanied by Spears' balladry) began to roll I found myself doubting what I was feeling.

Did I really just enjoy that movie?

The films plot seems a little generic, and at times it is, but it also has a layer of grit that I didn't expect. You have three friends who really aren't that close anymore. Lucy is a goody-two-shoes who is `saving herself' and lives with an overprotective father. Mimi wants to be a singer, but is saddled with a baby in the belly. Kit is almost too good for her `former' friends, and seems to hold a major grudge against Mimi. After they graduate they take a road trip so that Mimi can get a record deal (or at least try to get one). Along the way they pick up a `hot' guy.

That's kind of the basic plot, but there is surprising depth sprinkled in here and there that make this feel rather fresh.

I'll be one of the first to admit that the idea of Britney Spears acting made my stomach hurt a bit. I mean, she can barely sing (come on, you know it's true) and so the idea of her tackling another `artistic' venture seemed like a wasted effort. I'm shocked to say that her performance has a real dynamic I wasn't expecting. She feels natural here and surprisingly warm. I believe her. Taryn Manning has had me wrapped around her finger since I saw her follow Dunst around like a puppy dog in `Crazy/Beautiful' and I still adore her. She isn't exceptionally strong here, but she works. Zoe Saldana is gorgeous to look at, and she has honed her talent a considerable amount in recent years (she was best in show in that `Avatar' mess, and she animated) but here she is rather token and clichéd.

Don't let the cover fool you, this isn't the atrocity it could have been. Yes, Britney Spears sings (of course she has to). I was rather disappointed with the script shrugging off Manning's talent (vocally) in order to capitalize on Spears, but whatever. In the end, the films expected flaws are apparent but forgivable thanks to the fact that the film contains hidden gems I never saw coming."
Alejandro Juarez | Buenos Aires, Argentina! | 12/09/2009
(5 out of 5 stars)

"I really like this movie. I remember when I went to the cinema for the first time in my life back in 2002 to watch Britney's big screen debut, It was a great experience.
This DVD is very good because is "The Collectors Edition".

Great Movie. Great DVD.

Love U B!