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Seth Winnick has it all: a successful career in television, good friends, and a passionate relationship with beautiful Chelsea. However, when he fails to make a timely marriage proposal, Chelsea tries to make his life hell.

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Seth Winnick has it all: a successful career in television, good friends, and a passionate relationship with beautiful Chelsea. However, when he fails to make a timely marriage proposal, Chelsea tries to make his life hell.

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An "Un-romantic" romantic comedy. See more »

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Rated R for language and sexual content | See all certifications »

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10 September 1999 (USA)  »

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A férjfogó  »

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Budget:

$4,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$1,339,575 (USA) (10 September 1999)

Gross:

$2,622,075 (USA) (17 September 1999)
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Peter Bloomstein makes a rather snide comment about NBC. Peter is played by Warren Littlefield, who used to be the president of NBC. See more »

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As Sam is saying "Well, I'm scared to death", part of a crew-member's body briefly appears from under the counter near the phone. See more »

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Seth: Back to Hell demon. Back to Hell.
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References Fatal Attraction (1987) See more »

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Love Stinks
Written by Seth Justman and Peter Wolf
Additional Lyrics by Damon King McDaniels, Deryl Brown, Andre Branch, Toi Keon Parham
Performed by Himalayaz with Ms. Toi
Courtesy of Red Ant/3.6 Music
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Deserves better
26 August 2001 | by See all my reviews

I am writing this as I am astonished by some of the vitriolic comments submitted by other members. I have just watched this film, with a hang-over, and laughed out loud for the first time in many months. I liked it a lot.

I can only imagine that you have to be able to relate to this film or else it will fly right over your head. So that limits the audience to those who have recent experiences of a relationship with someone who you seriously considered might be the "one". I related to Seth - remembering perhaps how I felt when my girlfriend referred to herself as my fiance before I had even proposed!! Actually if I don't do it soon I'll be in big trouble...

So don't be put off, give this film a try and there is a good chance that this suprisingly intelligent comedy will strike a chord. If it does you'll be glad you watched it - I am.


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