“One for the Money” is a 2012 comedy-action film directed by Julie Anne Robinson, and based on the novel of the same name by Janet Evanovich. The film stars Katherine Heigl as Stephanie Plum, a recently divorced woman who takes a job as a bounty hunter to make ends meet.
The plot follows Stephanie as she tracks down a former high school flame, Joe Morelli (Jason O’Mara), who has skipped bail and is now on the run. Along the way, Stephanie faces a number of challenges, including a dangerous drug dealer and a fellow bounty hunter who is also after Morelli.
The film received mixed reviews from critics, with some praising Heigl’s performance but criticizing the script and pacing. Despite the mixed reception, “One for the Money” was a modest box office success, grossing over $36 million worldwide against a budget of $40 million.
Duration: 91 min.