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Jack’s Music Shoppe from “Chasing Amy”

LOCATION

Jack’s Music Shoppe, above which Holden (Ben Affleck) and Banky (Jason Lee) live and work in “Chasing Amy”.

ADDRESS

Jack’s Music Shoppe
30 Broad Street
Red Bank, NJ


STORY & PHOTOS

Filmmaker Kevin Smith is a New Jersey native and when he makes movies he keeps close to home. His cult classic “Chasing Amy” was filmed partially in his home town of Red Bank.

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In “Chasing Amy”, Holden and Banky live in an apartment above Jack’s Music Shoppe.

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There were also scenes shot inside the store and on its front steps.

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Jack’s Music Shoppe is just down the street from Jay and Silent Bob’s Secret Stash, the comic book shop owned by Kevin Smith and the setting for the reality show “Comic Book Men”.

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STORY & PHOTO CREDITS

Written by Christina LeBlanc
Location photos by Christina LeBlanc

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