On her deathbed, a mother makes her son promise never to get married, which scars him with psychological blocks to a commitment with his girlfriend. They finally decide to tie the knot in ... See full summary »
Sarah Jessica Parker
Ben Sanderson, a Hollywood screenwriter who lost everything because of his alcoholism, arrives in Las Vegas to drink himself to death. There, he meets and forms an uneasy friendship and non-interference pact with prostitute Sera.
Charlie and Muriel Lang have led simple lives - for most of their existance. That's until they win $4 million on the lottery! There is a problem, however. Prior to winning the lottery, Charlie had eaten at a cafe and hadn't been able to tip the waitress. He had promised her, jokingly, that if he won the lottery he'd give her half of it. This is why his wife, Muriel decides to leave him. She doesn't want the waitress to get a cent of their money. Infact she wants all $4 million for herself! Written by
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This film was inspired by the generosity of detective Robert Cunningham (ret.) and his wife, Gina. Mr. and Mrs. Cunningham have been happily married for 31 years. The waitress and her husband have been happily married for 37 years. See more »
I'm not really the type of person that gets all excited about romantic
films, but there is just something about this film that makes you feel good
all the way through.
Not only is the film very touching and quite romantic, but it also has
something to say about honesty and greed in the world. Although, this isn't
the first movie in history to touch on these subjects, but I'm pretty sure
it has never been done quite like this before.
The cast in this film is just plain excellent. Nicolas Cage is as great as
always, no big surprises or let downs in that department. Bridget Fonda is
spectacular in her role. She delivers a very heart-felt performance and
looks nothing less than fantastic throughout the film. Both characters
played by Nicolas Cage and Bridget Fonda were excellent characters and
really seem like people that you enjoy being around. Rosie Perez was very
good in her role, I actually HATED her character, not in the sense that she
did a poor job, but that her character was an unlikeable person. Wendell
Pierce's character (Bo Williams) was great too, also a person you would be
proud to call a friend. Isaac Hayes was nice touch in the film. The rest
of the cast was very good as well.
I would definitely recommend this film to anyone that likes Nicolas Cage,
Bridget Fonda, romantic-comedies or just feel-good movies. I really enjoyed
this film quite a bit and I hope that you will too. Thanks for
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