On the Line

Critics Consensus

An inept attempt at a romantic comedy aimed at 'Nsync fans.



Total Count: 69


Audience Score

User Ratings: 8,340
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Movie Info

Two of the members of popular boy band 'N Sync make their feature acting debuts with this light romantic comedy. Lance Bass stars as shy Kevin Gibbons, an advertising executive in Chicago who's notoriously maladroit at dealing with the opposite sex. After a chance encounter with his dream girl (Emmanuelle Chriqui) aboard the El train, Kevin forgets to ask for her name and phone number and plasters the Windy City with posters seeking his lost love connection. Kevin's quest to find the mystery girl soon attracts the attention of a newspaper reporter and he becomes a media darling, while his roommates Rod (Joey Fatone), Randy (James Bulliard), and Eric (Gregory Qaiyum) take full advantage of the amorous response by Chicago's female population to their friend's heartbroken search. On the Line (2001) co-stars Dave Foley and Jerry Stiller, along with singer Al Green as himself.


Lance Bass
as Kevin Gibbons
as Eric
Richie Sambora
as Mick Silver
Al Green
as Himself
Dave Foley
as Gerald Higgins
Justin Timberlake
as Makeup Artist
David Fraser
as Barrett
Jennifer Parsons
as Margie/Receptionist
Sandra Cladwell
as Reebok Client No. 1
Romona Pringle
as Kayla Sanders
Tracy Dawson
as Goth Girl
Sarah McDonald
as Diner Waitress
Kelley Hazen
as Woman at Wrigley
Ramona Pringle
as Kayla Sanders
Howard E. Brechner
as Guy at Wrigley
Alexandra Delory
as Girl with Braces
Adrian Churchill
as Guy at Bar
Amanda Brydon
as High School Girl at Party
Steve Clark
as Band Member
Paul Puzzella
as band member
Dov Tiefenbach
as High School Kid
Sean O'Neil
as Puberty Ravaged Kid
Chip Caray
as Cubs TV Announcer
Ananda Lewis
as Herself
as Herself
Sammy Sosa
as Himself
Damon Buford
as Himself
Eric Young
as Himself
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Critic Reviews for On the Line

All Critics (69) | Top Critics (23)

Audience Reviews for On the Line

  • Oct 14, 2008
    The best part about this movie was Emmanuelle Chriqui, she is smoking hott! There's a good range of cool songs and some pretty funny comedy through out it as well. The only downfall really was kind of a typical love story that you could guess the ending of before the movie already started. Nonetheless it's a pretty good movie to watch - a good date movie, if it does nothing else for some people.
    Bobby H Super Reviewer
  • Dec 16, 2007
    I think this would have been a great movie without the likes of Emmanuelle Chriqui as the lead female character. Anyone would have been a better selection. Lance Bass's character wasn't convincing enough. The Half-Star rating goes to Joey Fatone in his ever musical pursuit to be the next big Rock-Star!
    Leo L Super Reviewer
  • Jun 01, 2007
    eek I want to forget this movie!!!
    Moviestar M Super Reviewer

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