Claudia has lived all her life in a small, seaside, blue-collar town, hanging out with the same group of friends since grade school. Now she's waiting tables in a greasy spoon to help ... See full summary »
A high school baseball coach (Krumholtz) and a down-on-his-luck private investigator (Burns) form a bond as they scour New York City for the coach's wife, who's run away with a second-rate ... See full summary »
How do siblings deal with each other in their targets? This is the question tackled in this movie. Blue-collared Mickey drives a New York taxicab since the breakup with his promiscuous ex-fiancée Heather two years ago. His younger, white-collared brother, Francis, cannot let Mickey forget the tragedy of the "hairy ass": (Mickey's image of his apartment floor of the guy having sex with Heather after walking in on them). Finding relief in driving his cab, Mickey meets an art student named Hope whom he marries after knowing her for only 24 hours. Mickey also meets his old lover Heather, and learns more about life itself as taxi fares in the course of a summer. Francis, a young Wall Street corporate raider, unhappy in his marriage to Renee and led by his infidelity, continues his shots at Mickey throughout the film, only to find himself a plot device that lends humor and lessons about marriage and brotherhood when he meets and starts an dangerous affair with Heather, despite Mickey's ... Written by
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The scenes at the beach were filmed at Sun and Surf Beach Club, Atlantic Beach, NY. See more »
The level of the beer in mickey's glass changes in the final bar scene. See more »
Look where your decency has gotten you. You are the only English-speaking white guy driving a cab in New York. That should tell you something.
You know what Heather, I gotta imagine it beats sucking dick for a living though, huh?
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This is a great movie, Edward Burns did a great job. It is a great story with great characters. It also has an amazing amount of beautiful women in it (Diaz, Aniston, Bahns, Peet, and Mann). This movie is on Comedy Central all the time and is worth watching just for these amazing women, not to mention it really is a good movie. I highly recommend it.
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