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  • Actors: Chris Young, Keith Coogan, Aeryk Egan, Josie Bissett, Tricia Leigh Fisher
  • Directors: Robert Shaye
  • Writers: William Kotzwinkle
  • Producers: Rachel Talalay, Sara Risher
  • Format: Color, NTSC
  • Language: English
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
  • Number of discs: 1
  • Rated: PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)
  • Studio: New Line Home Video
  • DVD Release Date: April 27, 2004
  • Run Time: 82 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (35 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B0001DCYT6
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #165,886 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Book of Love" on IMDb

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Editorial Reviews

Boasting a classic rock 'n roll soundtrack and an irresistible young cast Book of Love is a comic chapter in the life of hormone-stricken teen Jack Twiller. Whether throwing wild parties imitating James Dean or streaking through the neighborhood Jack will do whatever it takes to win the elusive girl of his dreams. But in his obsession for the prom queen he overlooks the one girl who really appreciates his unique charm. First love first kiss first car... It's all part of the Book of Love.Running Time: 86 min.Format: DVD MOVIE Genre: COMEDY UPC: 794043694127

Customer Reviews

Yes, that is right GUYS TOO!
david courtney
It was a nice movie to see at family movie night with the teenage kids.
H. Barrera
Now when i finaly could get it dvd i wery happy.
Jonas Olsson

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8 of 10 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on February 10, 2002
Format: VHS Tape
This movie really tickles my funny bone and it is definitely on my top ten comedies list (check out the excellent book by William Kotzwinkle... also known as "Jack in the Box"... it is a VERY funny memoir). This movie is definitely worth a rent or buy. It has fantasy moments that are kind of "Scrubs"-like, and it will give the right crowd a serious case of the giggles (and roll around laughs). Sure the movie is predictable, but you won't care. Watch it for the laughs (and universal childhood memories). This movie also features a great true to self performance by John Cameron Mitchell the future writer-director-actor of the awesome cult sensation "Hedwig and the Angry Inch". This movie was the first movie ever directed by Robert Shaye (who is now the Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Officer of New Line Cinema... he helped to bring us the Lord of the Rings trilogy, the Nightmare on Elm Street Series, and great hits like Frequency... he has since direct "The Last Mimzy"). An R-rated version is now available on DVD (the movie was originally PG-13).
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8 of 10 people found the following review helpful By deeboard@hotmail.com on May 25, 1999
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The first time you see this movie it's possible you'll lose control of your bowels. I seriously laughed till I stopped. It's definitly a cheesy movie but I found it incredibly humorous. It's cool because it's not a popular movie. I know tons of people who don't like to have a good time and those people won't appreciate the humor. Teenage guys and diapered senior citizens will definitly like this one. It's well worth the money!
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3 of 4 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on September 27, 1999
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I thought this movie was fairly well done. Sure, there were the requisite 50's cliches but I love them and I recommend this movie to anyone else who shares my sentiments. A highlight was the drunken foursome singing 'Earth Angel' around the piano. The soundtrack adds a lot to the movie if you're a fan of 50's music.
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Format: DVD
We lived in the neighborhood of the filming, nice memories of the community. Some very funny clips. Good fun movie.
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By sheryl de arriba on June 30, 2014
Format: DVD Verified Purchase
I need to return this product for some reason is not playing the DVD is empty very disappointed I try it in deferents DVD player but no show !!
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Boasting a classic rock 'n roll soundtrack and an irresistible young cast "Book of Love" is a comic chapter in the life of hormone-stricken teen Jack Twiller(Christopher Young).

Whether throwing wild parties imitating James Dean or streaking through the neighborhood Jack will do whatever it takes to win the elusive girl of his dreams,Lily(Josie Bissett), but in his obsession for the prom queen he overlooks the one girl who really appreciates his unique charm. First love first kiss first car... It's all part of the "Book of Love".
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Classic love movie that is fun for both girls and GUYS!! Yes, that is right GUYS TOO! Truly a funny film that was well put together. Coming to terms with falling in love and life in general from a guys point of view.
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I have right at 4,000 movies in my collection, and this is probably my favorite teen angst comedy of all time. The serious story of a young boy moving to a new neighborhood and falling in love is marked by some of the funniest moments I can remember, plus it features a beautiful young Josie Bissett. It sort of reminds me of "A Christmas Story" set in summer with somewhat older characters. In fact the little brother, peanut, is quite reminiscent of Alfie in that Christmas classic. Now, that said, I have owned three US versions of this DVD and all three quit playing about two-thirds of the way through. I actually digitized my VHS copy and, together with the parts of the US DVD that did work, put together a complette version that was at least twio-thirds digitally remastered, and my VHS transfer wasn't too bad. Most recently, I bought the European PAL version of the movie and tranfered it to NTSC and, after quite a lot of effort, the whole things works. By the way, I only paid about $5 for a new DVD copy with shipping included all the way from England, and have to say that greed is a good part of the reason that people just aren't buying these old classic movies. In my opinion, there are just too many movies out there to pay $20 for any one. Realistically, these old classics, no matter how good they may be, are only worth about $10 at best. Anyway, my trip to owning a compete digitally remastered copy of this thing was a long way to go, but I'm a little OC. To sum it up, this is the best teen comedy ever, but unless you're a die-hard like me, you may never see the whole thing on DVD in the US, and taking a chance on a copy of a disc that is known to have problems in its recording doesn't seem worth $20. I hope this helps.
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