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J.Lo unwisely dallies with 'The Boy Next Door'
J.Lo unwisely dallies with 'The Boy Next Door'

No good sex goes unpunished in "The Boy Next Door," breathless, uninspired January junk that feels like the iffiest bits of a Lifetime movie and late-night cable schlock slapped together. (And not erotically.) In what qualifies as a stretch, the definitely-knows-she's-sexy Jennifer Lopez plays a doesn't-know-she's-sexy high school English teacher named Claire, newly separated and eager to restore domestic bliss with her husband (John Corbett) and teenage son (Ian Nelson). But when hunky new 19-year-old neighbor and transfer student Noah (Ryan Guzman) — whom director Rob Cohen introduces biceps-first — talks a mean Iliad and befriends her shy kid,...

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