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Someone Like You... (2001)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  30 March 2001 (USA)
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After being jilted by her boyfriend, a talkshow talent scout writes a sexist column accusing all men of being cheaters, which gains her national fame.

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Jane Goodale has everything going for her. She's a producer of a popular daytime talk show, and is in a hot romance with the show's dashing executive producer Ray. When Ray unexpectedly dumps her, she begins an extensive study of male behavior to try to find out what makes men tick. Her "research" leads her to become an overnight sensation/guru for single women everywhere. When Jane begins to use her womanizing roommate and co-worker Eddie as fodder for her research, she finds both humor and answers where they were least expected. Written by Tenguman

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The story about the one that got away and the one she never saw coming.

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for sexual content including dialogue, and for some language | See all certifications »

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30 March 2001 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Animal Husbandry  »

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$23,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£66,520 (UK) (20 July 2001)

Gross:

£66,520 (UK) (20 July 2001)
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Trivia

Director Tony Goldwyn objected to the change from the title from the book ("Animal Husbandry"), but gave into the new title after some persuasion from the marketing department. See more »

Goofs

Eddie starts feeding Jane noodles with his left hand, then is seen feeding her with his right hand as camera angles changes. See more »

Quotes

Jane: This is key to understanding the myth of male shyness. For while you think he is flattering you, he is actually flattering himself. Showing how open and honest and sensitive he is.
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Thanks to the University of Kentucky Wildcats Cheerleading Team. See more »

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Referenced in Atraco a las 3... y media (2003) See more »

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Woulda Coulda Shoulda
Written by Taj Mahal
Performed by Taj Mahal & The Phantom Blues Band
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Sweet, heartwarming, and charming romantic comedy
23 November 2005 | by (Chantilly, Virginia, USA) – See all my reviews

SOMEONE LIKE YOU..., in my opinion, is a sweet, heartwarming, and charming romantic comedy. When Jane (Ashley Judd) got dumped by Ray (Greg Kinnear), I felt really sorry for her. This was because I could relate to how she was feeling. However, when she began to fall for Eddie (Hugh Jackman) and pick up the pieces of her heart, I felt really warm and tingly inside. If you ask me, this movie had terrific performances, excellent direction, perfect casting, and nice scenery, especially for a movie set in New York. Now in conclusion, if you are a fan of Ashley Judd, Greg Kinnear, or Hugh Jackman, you should definitely see this movie. Prepare for lots of laughs and romance when you see it.


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