Overall Rank: 7099
Average Rating: 2.5/4
# of Ratings: 62
Theatrical Release Date: 10/21/2005
Genre: Drama, Romance
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Anand Tucker
Actors: Steve Martin, Claire Danes, Jason Schwartzman, Bridgette Wilson, Sam Bottoms, Frances Conroy
Plot: Steve Martin takes on the role of a wealthy businessman in Los Angeles who courts a lowly shop girl. The shop girl is also being courted by another younger man who has big dreams in Rock N' Roll. Will any of them find true love? -- GOD_NOtLIKELY
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goodfellamike - wrote on 09/20/2008
A wise examination of love, relationships and heartbreak from different perspectives; Danes is perfectly cast as a lonely dreamer with big plans for herself that she just hasn't gotten around to yet; Martin is a weary millionaire (well cast in a straight dramatic role) and Schwartzman does what he does best, playing the annoying schlub. Final Grade: B
Allison - wrote on 11/16/2007
I love everyone in this film and everything about this film. A rewatch proved to be very delightful. If I could only love all movies like this one.
SarahG0327 - wrote on 08/01/2007
Steve Martin did a wonderful job with this film. The characters were smart, witty, endearing and real. The only complaint I had was that with Steve Martin both in the film and narrating from a point of view that wasn't his character's it got a little distracting. But all and all this is a very well put together story that restores my faith in old sayings "everything happens for a reason" and "somtimes you don't appreciate what you've got until it's gone."
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