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Director:
Writers (WGA):
Pamela Falk (written by) &
Michael Ellis (written by)
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Release Date:
26 January 2001 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
His big day is her big problem. See more »
Plot:
Mary Fiore is San Francisco's most successful supplier of romance and glamor. She knows all the tricks. She knows all the rules. But then she breaks the most important rule of all: she falls in love with the groom. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
1 win & 4 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
The first movie I have given a 1 to! See more (223 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (complete, awaiting verification)

Jennifer Lopez ... Mary Fiore

Matthew McConaughey ... Steve Edison

Bridgette Wilson-Sampras ... Fran Donolly

Justin Chambers ... Massimo

Judy Greer ... Penny

Alex Rocco ... Salvatore

Joanna Gleason ... Mrs. Donolly

Charles Kimbrough ... Mr. Donolly

Kevin Pollak ... Dr. John Dojny

Fred Willard ... Basil St. Mosely

Lou Myers ... Burt Weinberg

Frances Bay ... Dottie

Kathy Najimy ... Geri
Cortney Shounia ... Mary Fiore - Age 7

Philip Pavel ... Benton
Natalia Safran ... Crying Bride (as Natalia Jaroszyk)

F. William Parker ... Father of the Bride - Mr. Bartlett
Caisha Williams ... Self-Conscious Bridesmaid

Dan Finnerty ... Best Man

Fabiana Udenio ... Anna Bosco

Bree Turner ... Tracy - Bride
Don West ... Bernard
Susan Mosher ... Frieda

Peter Brown ... Justice
Adam Loeffler ... Boy in Hospital
Chelsea Hollingsworth ... Girl in Hospital
Bianca Brockl ... Girl in Hospital
Karon Bihari ... Guest

Nicole Arlyn ... Guest (as Nikki Arlyn)
Seth Howard ... Bellhop

Greg Lauren ... Keith
Magali Amadei ... Wendy
Phil Chong ... Taxi Driver
Lydell M. Cheshier ... Guard in Statue Park (as Lydell Cheshier)
Dee Dee Weathers ... Bride Copeland Wedding
Harry Danner ... Wedding Minister
Anthony Catala ... Wedding Photographer
Betsy Brockhurst ... Sister Elizabeth Scrabble

Huntley Ritter ... Groom
Joan Del Mar ... Renee
Raphaela Kleiman ... Flower Girl

Rocco Vienhage ... Man

Marc Shaiman ... Piano Player
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Hollie Beach ... Sheila (uncredited)

Juan Canopii ... Movie Patron (uncredited)

Christopher D. Childers ... Dancer (uncredited)
Chris Daher ... Grooms Brother (uncredited)

Carina Dawn ... Bridesmaid (uncredited)

Micki Duran ... Dancer (uncredited)

Marc Gardner ... Wedding Guest (uncredited)

Jake Gentry ... Curious Bystander (uncredited)
Samuel Givens ... Park Dancer (uncredited)
Gordon Hart ... Dancer in Park (uncredited)

Jim Hechim ... Usher (uncredited)
James Howell ... Flower Shop Attendant (uncredited)
Erik Hyler ... Dancer (uncredited)
Whayne Jerome-Clayton ... Wedding Guest (uncredited)

Mário Lara ... Millionaire (uncredited)

Julio Macat ... Newspaper Stand Guy (uncredited)
Bobby Pappas ... Greek Groom (uncredited)
Maurice Schwartzman ... Dancer (uncredited)

Adele Uddo ... Girl in Red Dress at the Wedding (uncredited)
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Directed by
Adam Shankman 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Pamela Falk (written by) &
Michael Ellis (written by)

Produced by
Peter Abrams .... producer
Moritz Borman .... executive producer
Deborah Del Prete .... producer
Guy East .... executive producer
Anne Fletcher .... associate producer
Jennifer Gibgot .... producer
Robert L. Levy .... producer
Mark Morgan .... co-producer
Carrie Morrow .... co-producer
Gigi Pritzker .... producer
Nina R. Sadowsky .... executive producer
Chris Sievernich .... executive producer
Nigel Sinclair .... executive producer
Sabrina Sipantzi Ballard .... line producer: second unit (as Sabrina Sipantzi)
Meg Ryan .... executive producer (uncredited)
 
Original Music by
Mervyn Warren 
 
Cinematography by
Julio Macat (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Lisa Zeno Churgin 
 
Casting by
Mary Gail Artz 
Barbara Cohen 
 
Production Design by
Bob Ziembicki 
 
Art Direction by
Gregory Bolton 
 
Set Decoration by
Barbara Munch 
 
Costume Design by
Pamela Withers 
 
Makeup Department
Felicity Bowring .... key makeup artist
Lynda Gurasich .... key hair stylist
Kay Majerus .... assistant hair stylist
Ken Paves .... hair stylist: J. Lopez
Janine Rath .... hair stylist: M. McConaughey (as Janine Rath-Thompson)
Cyndi Reece-Thorne .... assistant makeup artist (as Cyndi Reece Thorne)
Matthew Van Leeuwen .... makeup artist: J. Lopez
Pamela S. Westmore .... makeup artist: M. McConaughey
 
Production Management
Eric Abrahamson .... production supervisor
Terra Abroms .... post-production supervisor (as Terra Mair Abroms)
Marion Douglas .... executive in charge of production
Tony Mark .... unit production manager
Carrie Morrow .... unit production manager
Volker Schauz .... executive in charge of production: IMF
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Phil Dupont .... second assistant director (as Philippe R. Dupont)
Gary Marcus .... first assistant director
Donald Murphy .... second second assistant director
 
Art Department
Randy Bobbitt .... art department associate (as Randall A. Bobbitt)
Mark W. Brown .... lead set dresser
Christopher Carlson .... lead man
Kathleen Hughes .... assistant property master (as Kathleen Darlin Hughes)
Kevin Hughes .... property master
Bill Iiams .... construction coordinator
Jon Moberg .... assistant property master (as Jonathan E. Moberg)
Thomas Power .... on-set dresser (as Tom Power)
Mark Rasmussen .... construction general foreman
Greg Sanger .... lead man
Greg Aronowitz .... break-away statue fabrication and model maker (uncredited)
Susan A. Burig .... graphic designer (uncredited)
James Burke .... greensman (uncredited)
Stacey Byers .... set designer (uncredited)
Gary Clark .... head paint foreman (uncredited)
Michael Crowe .... propmaker foreman (uncredited)
J. Michael Davis .... set dresser (uncredited)
James Diggs .... stand-by painter (uncredited)
Scott Garrett .... drapery foreman (uncredited)
Billy Iiams Jr. .... construction foreman (uncredited)
Gilbert Johnson .... set dresser (uncredited)
Mark David Kersey .... greensman (uncredited)
Jim Wardell .... set dresser (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Joe Barnett .... sound re-recording mixer
Javier Bennassar .... sound effects editor
Lisle Engle .... sound effects editor
Marc Fishman .... sound re-recording mixer (as Marc David Fishman)
Alan Freedman .... adr mixer
Frank Gaeta .... supervising sound editor
David Grant .... dialogue recordist
Michael Hertlein .... dialogue editor
Chato Hill .... assistant sound editor
Thomas Jones .... adr supervisor (as Thomas Jones III)
Derek Marcil .... sound re-recording mixer (as Derek Marcel)
Michael Mullane .... sound effects editor
Geoffrey Patterson .... production sound mixer
Alec St. John .... assistant sound editor
Mark Steinbeck .... boom operator (as Mark D. Steinbeck)
Ben Wienert .... cable puller
Mark Choi .... sound effects editor (uncredited)
Jed M. Dodge .... dialogue editor (uncredited)
Robert Getty .... adr editor (uncredited)
Robert Getty .... dialogue editor (uncredited)
Sean Landeros .... sound recordist (uncredited)
Anne Slack .... sound editor (uncredited)
Johanna Turner .... transfer engineer (uncredited)
Mathew Waters .... sound re-recording mixer (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Chris Bailey .... special effects technician (uncredited)
 
Visual Effects by
Mark Kolpack .... visual effects supervisor
Corey Bramall .... digital artist (uncredited)
Mark S. Driscoll .... visual effects producer: LOOK! Effects Inc. (uncredited)
Henrik Fett .... visual effects supervisor: LOOK Effects Inc. (uncredited)
Christopher Ivins .... digital compositor: LOOK! Effects Inc. (uncredited)
Danny S. Kim .... compositor (uncredited)
Derek Ledbetter .... visual effects (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Craig Baxley Jr. .... stunts
Jill Brown .... stunt double
Corey Michael Eubanks .... stunt coordinator (as Corey Eubanks)
Gordon Hansen .... stunts
Janie Liszewski .... stunts
Mark Norby .... stunts
Bob Orrison .... stunts
Al Wyatt Jr. .... stunts (as Alan Wyatt Jr.)
Merritt Yohnka .... stunts
Rocky Capella .... stunts (uncredited)
Jack Carpenter .... stunts (uncredited)
Kevin Larson .... stunt performer (uncredited)
Mark Norby .... stunt double: Matthew McConaughey (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Ron Batzdorff .... still photographer (as Ronald Batzdorf)
Greg Bubb .... Steadicam operator (as Gregory Bubb)
Greg Bubb .... camera operator: "a" camera (as Gregory Bubb)
David Chameides .... Steadicam operator
Tom Cherry .... first assistant camera: "b" camera (as Thomas R. Cherry)
Gary Dagg .... key grip
Matthew A. Del Ruth .... camera loader
Lonnie S. Gatlin .... best boy electric (as Lonnie Gatlin)
Charles Hatcher .... dolly grip
Michael J. Hogan .... video assist operator
Steele Hunter .... best boy grip
Bob E. Krattiger .... gaffer (as Bobby Krattiger)
Ron Peterson .... second assistant camera
Steve Peterson .... first assistant camera (as W. Steve Peterson)
Joseph F. Valentine .... camera operator: "b" camera (as Joe Valentine)
Lorna Leslie .... assistant camera (uncredited)
Lorna Leslie .... camera loader: San Francisco (uncredited)
David W. Nims .... dolly grip (uncredited)
Phil Pastuhov .... aerial director of photography (uncredited)
Brennan Price .... lighting technician (uncredited)
David Schmalz .... video assist operator (uncredited)
Paul Wilkowsky .... grip (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Maureen Whalen .... casting associate
Kristan Berona .... extras casting (uncredited)
Mary Clutts .... extras casting assistant: San Francisco (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Virginia Burton .... costume supervisor
Jackie Caro .... costumer
Sara Daubney .... costumer (as Sara W. Daubney-Kinney)
Suzanne Flores .... costumer (as Suzanne M. Flores)
Ann Foley .... assistant costume designer
Daniel Hernandez .... costumer
Jill Korengold .... key set costumer
Nancy Smytka .... costumer (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
Phillip J. Bartell .... first assistant editor
Angela Barton .... assistant editor (as Angela A. Barton)
Stephanie M. Casey .... second assistant editor
George Cunningham .... apprentice editor
Bruce Green .... additional editor
Kim Ju .... post-production assistant
David Orr .... color timer
Kenny Rummell .... post-production assistant
Tim Wilson .... assistant editor
Greg Babor .... post-production assistant (uncredited)
James E. Wade .... post-production assistant (uncredited)
Scott Zone .... colorist (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Frank Bennett .... orchestrator
Daniel Allan Carlin .... supervising music editor (as Daniel Carlin)
Michelle Kuznetsky .... music supervisor
Don Nemitz .... orchestrator
Mary Ramos .... music supervisor
Lise Richardson .... preview music editor
Marc Shaiman .... consultant: musical score
Terry Wilson .... music editor
Frank Wolf .... score mixer
Frank Wolf .... score recordist
Richard A. Harrison .... preview music editor (uncredited)
Mervyn Warren .... music arranger (uncredited)
Mervyn Warren .... music producer (uncredited)
Mervyn Warren .... orchestrator (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
Krister C. Johnson .... transportation co-captain (as Krister Johnson)
Griff Ruggles .... transportation captain
Johnny Videgain .... transportation co-captain (as John Videgain)
 
Other crew
Erika Armin .... assistant: Ms. Sadowsky
Kristina Birkmayer .... assistant to location managers
Ann Christman .... production secretary (as Ann S. Christman)
Melissa Stanley Cohen .... production coordinator (as Melissa 'Stanley' Cohen)
Paul Davis .... representative: Intermedia Films
Matt DiFranco .... assistant production coordinator
Bianca Douglas .... production assistant
Will Evans .... representative: Intermedia Films
Anne Fletcher .... choreographer
Elizabeth Gilman .... production assistant
Kathy Goodman .... representative: Intermedia Films
Joyce Green .... production assistant
Tim Haslam .... representative: Intermedia Films
Eric Hedayat .... location manager
Peter Hollocker .... key production assistant
William Jorgenson .... assistant to location managers
Shelley Kirkwood .... unit publicist
Josh Kuhn .... craft service (as Joshua M. Kuhn)
Cyndi Martin .... production assistant (as Cyndi 'Cutter' Martin)
Andy Mayson .... representative: Intermedia Films
Katie McCaffrey .... assistant production coordinator (as Catherine McCaffrey)
Matthew Mizel .... assistant: Mr. Shankman
Samatha Moss .... assistant: Mr. McConaughey
Stephen Price .... location manager
Susan Ransom .... production assistant
Sharron Reynolds .... script supervisor (as Sharon Reynolds-Enriquez)
Tiana Rios .... assistant: Ms. Lopez (as Tania Rios)
Arlene Rodriguez .... assistant: Ms. Lopez
Scott Rorie .... production assistant
Nina Saxon .... title designer
Adam Shankman .... choreographer
Nicole Somers .... assistant: Mr. Abrams and Mr. Levy
Lisa Thomas .... assistant accountant (as Lisa C. Thomas)
Christi Tidman .... production accountant
Steve Bannatyne .... production assistant (uncredited)
Brian Bird .... location scout (uncredited)
Bundy Chanock .... set medic (uncredited)
Gabe de Kelaita .... production assistant (uncredited)
Adam M. Dunne-De'Coligny .... production assistant (uncredited)
Laura Gary .... studio teacher (uncredited)
Jason Gutierrez .... production assistant (uncredited)
Michael J. Harker .... completion bond representative (uncredited)
Thomas M. Harrigan .... location scout (uncredited)
Oliver Hengst .... production executive: IMF (uncredited)
Hannah M. Hinkel .... accounting clerk (uncredited)
Jason Hinkel .... second assistant accountant (uncredited)
Derek Hurd .... craft service (uncredited)
Douglas W. McHenry .... post-production accountant (uncredited)
Carmen Molinari .... lead stand-in (uncredited)
Chris Munday .... assistant location manager (uncredited)
Michael Neal .... payroll accountant (uncredited)
Michelle Pinkney .... assistant to producer (uncredited)
Sandy Reed .... craft service (uncredited)
Julene Renee .... dancer (uncredited)
Chad Saxton .... additional set production assistant: San Francisco (uncredited)
Tamara Torres .... office production assistant (uncredited)
Jude S. Walko .... production secretary: San Francisco (uncredited)
Chris Wessman .... production assistant (uncredited)
Michael White .... location assistant (uncredited)
Lynnanne Zager .... adr voice (uncredited)
Jeromy Zajonc .... production assistant: San Francisco (uncredited)
Robert 'Bobby Z' Zajonc .... helicopter pilot (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Willie Brown .... special thanks (as Major Willie L. Brown Jr.)
Michael K. Eitelman .... special thanks (as Mike Eitelman)
Oribe .... special thanks
Steven Stabler .... special thanks (as Steve Stabler)
Ruth Vitale .... special thanks
 
Crew believed to be complete


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MPAA:
Rated PG-13 for language and some sexual humor
Runtime:
103 min
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Trivia:
In an early scene in Matthew McConaughey's office, he indicates a framed picture of his "sister". The prop is actually a picture of associate producer and choreographer Anne Fletcher, who had a scene in the movie that was cut.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: When Mary's shoe gets stuck in the manhole cover, the same red car comes toward her in several of the shots and the distance changes with each one.See more »
Quotes:
Steve:Fran is great. But... what if what I think is great really is great, but not as great as something greater?See more »
Soundtrack:
Plan On ForeverSee more »

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1 out of 1 people found the following review useful.
The first movie I have given a 1 to!, 2 August 2001
Author: Dia Klain from United States

On any normal day I would never have even seen it. I would never rent it, or got to the theater to see it.. especially not that. What happened was that It was on public TV in Europe where I was holidaying and I just happened to half watch it. Ugg. A horrible, mindless romantic comedy with one exception. Unlike all those stupid Julia Roberts romantic comedies, in this one the main character can't even act! What is with all these supposed singers trying to get into acting. They can't sing, and they most certainly can not act. Jennifer Lopez is an absolute joke as an actress. In The Cell she seemed to think that putting on a `dark princess' pout would be all that is needed, perhaps she was right, it worked alright. But in this horrible movie you at least need some charming acting, not some wannabe.

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