Don Jon Talking Points: 10 Essential Facts

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4. Joseph Gordon-Levitt is a first time director… but not really.

Don Jon is JGL’s first feature length film, but haven’t you heard of his collaborative production company, hitRECord? He’s been doing this for years.

5. Brie Larson doesn’t say more than 12 words.

Don Jon Brie Larson

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But they are very important words! The above total is just an estimate for the Spectacular Now and Short Term 12 star who is definitely having a moment in the latter half of 2013. While the majority of the role of Jon’s sister Monica requires her to be a quiet, ambidextrous texter, she ends up being the most sensible in a family of hot heads.

6. Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Tony Danza finally reunite.

Don Jon Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Tony Danza

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Danza plays Jon Martello, Sr., a family man who never gives a football game his full attention. And you thought Angels in the Outfield was a distant memory of your sleepover days and/or first discovery that Dermot Mulroney is a stone cold fox? Nearly 20 years have passed, but we always believed!