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One Night at McCool's (2001) Poster

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Liv Tyler wore shoulder pads in her bra.
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The real McCool's in St. Louis was considered to be too drab to film in.
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Mr. Burmeister's (Michael Douglas) hairstyle is modeled after the hairstyle of Dennis Hopper's character Frank Booth from the 1986 thriller "Blue Velvet".
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Screenwriter Stan Seidel passed away on July 14, 2000. The film is dedicated to his memory.
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When Jewel talks about when Randy worked as a bartender at McCool's, Jewel says Randy reminds her of a rock star. A nod to Liv Tyler herself. In real life, Liv Tyler is the daughter of Steven Tyler, the lead singer of the hard rock band Aerosmith.
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Liv Tyler dyed her hair red for the role.
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Geri Halliwell is an influence behind Jewel Valentine.
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The lead character of the short-lived 2014 American comedy series "Selfie", Eliza Dooley's (Karen Gillan) hair and outfits were modeled after Jewel Valentine, the lead female character of this film.
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Matt Dillon and Richard Jenkins both previously appeared in There's Something About Mary, which shares a similar plot to this film. Both films involve different men all falling for the same woman. Matt Dillon plays one of the men in both films and Jenkins plays a similar role in both films as well. In "Mary" he plays a therapist to whom Ben Stiller tells his story and in this film he plays a priest to whom John Goodman tells his story.
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The film parodies the crime and thriller genres and films such as: "Blue Velvet", "The Last Seduction", "Basic Instinct", "Falling Down", "Sea of Love", "True Romance" and "Rashamon".
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The big chromed gun Mr. Burmeister uses is a IMI Desert Eagle Pistol in .357 Magnum.
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Elmo (Andrew Dice Clay) is modeled after the character D-Fens from Falling Down (1993), who was played by Michael Douglas (Mr Burmeister).
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