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A Smile Like Yours (1997)

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Greg Kinnear plays a carriage-shy husband in a romantic comedy about a couple trying to conceive a child.

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Danny Robertson
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Nancy Tellen
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Steve Harris
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Dr. Felber
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Barbara Larsen ...
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A childless couple attempting to conceive discover that his sperm are "lazy". Several trips to a fertility clinic prove fruitless. Also, the wife had surreptitiously quit taking the pill and provided her doctor with a sperm sample before the husband agreed to start trying to have a baby. The deception alienates the husband for a time. To compound things, a female architect has the hots for the husband and lures him out of town on business at exactly the wrong time. Written by Tony Berkoff <aberkoff@hq.caci.com>

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The shortest distance between two people is a certain smile. See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated R for some sex-related material | See all certifications »
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22 August 1997 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Una sonrisa como la tuya  »

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Budget:

$18,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$1,163,576 (USA) (22 August 1997)

Gross:

$3,247,524 (USA) (19 September 1997)
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Jay Thomas: The only time I can count as a threesome is when I use two hands.
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Not even the actors can conceive a few laughs

Smile Like Yours, A (1997) Stillborn, awkwardly conceived comedy about a couple who cannot conceive a baby; Greg Kinnear is this building engineer and Lauren Holly designs perfumes, and many of their trips to the fertility clinic prove fruitless. A SMILE LIKE YOURS has cheap, sometimes embarrassing jokes, and clichéd complications and easy sitcom solutions. One of the cliched complications involves Jill Hennessy as Kinnear's co-worker who's attracted to him, and lures him to a hotel room during Holly's and his separation. It also tries too hard to be funny, delightful, and charming, that it fails being any of them. GRADE: D


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