Release Date: February 12, 2010 (US)
Director: Garry Marshall
Writters: Katherine Fugate, Abby Kohn, Marc Silverstein
Jamie Foxx as: Kelvin Moore
Co-Stars: Jessica Biel, Julia Roberts, Anne Hathaway
Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Rated:?PG-13 for some sexual material and brief partial nudity
Production budget: $52 million (estimated)
Box office: $216.4 million
Links: Imdb – Official Site
A diverse group of Los Angelenos navigate their way through romance and heartbreak over the course of one Valentine’s Day. Couples and singles experience the pinnacles and pitfalls of finding, keeping or ending relationships in a day in the life of love.
Jamie Foxx’s Character
Jamie Foxx plays Kelvin Moore, a sports reporter who hates Valentine’s Day. He has been sent out by his producer Susan (Kathy Bates) to do a love-related segment because of a lack of sports news.
Kelvin is not really a fan of Valentine’s Day. His boss wants him to get out there and find happy, romantic stories—that old school ‘Will you be my valentine?’ nonsense. But he wants to be taken more seriously as a sports journalist. He’s just waiting for his break—that one big interview – Jamie Foxx describes his character.
- Valentine’s Day was shot entirely in and around Los Angeles from July 07, 2009 to? September 2009.
- The film debuted with $52.4 million its opening weekend, grabbing the number 1 spot.
- Jamie Foxx recorded a song for the film which is called “Quit Your Job”. It appears in the film but not on the soundtrack however, because of profanity in the verses.