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Myles Berkowitz (writer)
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26 February 1999 (USA) See more »
All Myles Berkowitz wanted was a chance to save his career and his love life. What he got was... 20 Dates See more »
A documentary type film about the dates Myles has gone on as he tries to find out how to find love in the future. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)

Myles Berkowitz ... Myles
Elisabeth Wagner ... Elisabeth
Richard Arlook ... The Agent

Tia Carrere ... Herself

Robert McKee ... Himself
Elie Samaha ... Voice of the Producer (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Tom Ardavany ... Jealous Boyfriend

Emily Arlook ... Emily
Rachel Arlook ... Rachel
Barbara Cameron ... Herself
Signy Coleman ... Herself

Letitia Fox ... Herself
Greg Kita ... Himself - the sound man
Michelle Madden ... Herself
Stephanie Magid ... Date #2

Julie McCullough ... Herself - Date #17
Dominic Renda ... Himself, Malibu Waiter
Stacy Sanches ... Herself

Tava Smiley ... Herself

Sharon Soboil ... Herself (as Sharon Saks)
Shal Verini ... Shalimar (Date #3)
Elizabeth Wagner
Sydne Squire ... Herself - the ex-wife (uncredited)

Directed by
Myles Berkowitz 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Myles Berkowitz  writer

Produced by
Barbara Cameron .... associate producer
Tia Carrere .... executive producer
Jeremy Gardiner .... line producer
Matt Grayson .... associate producer
Dani Katz .... associate producer
Mark McGarry .... producer
Michael Mirisch .... co-producer
Elie Samaha .... executive producer
Jason Villard .... producer
Original Music by
Robert F. Mann  (as Bob Mann)
Steve Tyrell 
Cinematography by
Adam Biggs 
Film Editing by
Lisa Cheek 
Michael Elliot 
Art Department
Anne Marie Lasher .... slamdance artwork
Angelique Thermes .... graphic artist
Robin Westron .... slamdance artwork
Sound Department
Pembrooke Andrews .... dialogue assistant
Levon Broussalian .... manager of sound services
Paul Curtis .... adr editor
Paul Curtis .... dialogue editor
Andrew DeCristofaro .... supervising sound editor
Ron Garrard .... sound re-recording mixer
Laura Kamper .... sound effects assistant (as Laura Pratt)
Greg Kita .... sound mixer
Lisa Ramirez .... manager of sound services
Ofer Raveh .... avid engineer
Sergio Reyes .... sound re-recording mixer
Colin Rogers .... adr recordist
Ann Scibelli .... sound effects editor
Dan Scolnik .... dialogue assistant
B. Tennyson Sebastian III .... sound re-recording mixer
John C. Stuver .... dialogue editor
Eric Thompson .... adr mixer
Tim Walston .... sound editor
Camera and Electrical Department
Richard Fauman .... additional camera operator
David Parks .... additional camera operator
Kevin Roberts .... additional camera operator
Editorial Department
Travis Aitken .... assistant editor
Sheila Baker .... post-production assistant
Tony Beltran .... assistant on-line editor
Susan R. Crutcher .... additional editor (as Susan Crutcher)
Robert Jung .... transform colorist
Ann Kirk .... post-production assistant
Helen Lowe .... additional editor
Rick Piccini .... on-line editor
Brian Russo .... assistant editor
Danika Sandoz .... assistant editor
Dave Stanford .... post-production assistant
Kyle Tubania .... assistant editor
A. Hobart Young .... assistant on-line editor
Music Department
Jonathan Karp .... music editor
Ann Kline .... music supervisor
Other crew
Joanie Bauret .... insurance
Linda Brown .... public relations
Michael Daly .... production assistant
Rebecca Dobar .... chyron operator
Jim Dobson .... public relations
David Garfinkle .... executive consultant
James George .... chyron operator
Melissa Kaneshiro .... production assistant
John Karner .... production assistant
Kelly Kroells .... coordinator: 4mc
Danielle Littell .... production assistant
Massimo Nouhra .... production financing
Matthew Papish .... executive consultant
Jay Renfroe .... executive consultant
Tammy Soto .... insurance
David Wolfe .... production assistant
James Henney .... special thanks

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Rated R for pervasive language and brief sexual images
87 min
Aspect Ratio:
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Did You Know?

Revealing mistakes: The date that Myles first attempts to take to Drai's, then Spago's for dinner is wearing what appears to be an engagement ring.See more »
Movie Connections:
References Belle de Jour (1967)See more »


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9 out of 10 people found the following review useful.
8 on a scale of 10, 30 July 2000
Author: len tinman from Overland Park, Ks.

I guess I'm the oddball here since the average rating for this movie on Imdb is 5.6. But, I found it difficult to lose interest. I was sincerely interested in the next date. I was sincerely interested in whether the movie would get completed. And, I cared whether or not he would get his girl.

I'm not sure why the average viewer didn't like the movie any better except that most people don't like documentaries - which this was.

However, it was a personal story that had a lot of true drama. No recreations. No embellishments. Actual events and actual persons. The fact that it had a convenient place to start - Date #1 and a convenient place to end - Date #20, made it all the more appealing. I've always believed that a camera following a real person around documenting a particular achievement from beginning to end would make interesting video - and this is proof from my perspective.

You need to realize it isn't like a "normal" movie, but I found it very entertaining and well worth the time.

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