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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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Chinese Vendor
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Storyline

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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Box Office

Budget:

$23,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£66,520 (UK) (20 July 2001)

Gross:

£66,520 (UK) (20 July 2001)
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Trivia

While eating old Chinese, Ashley Judd tells Hugh Jackman that she went to Paul Blazer High School, home of the Tomcats. The Judds are from Ashland KY, home of the real Paul Blazer High School, and the Tomcats. See more »

Goofs

The amygdala is not located in the nasal cavity - as Jane reads in one of her text books. It is a subcortical structure found in the temporal lobe of the brain. See more »

Quotes

Liz: Why feed me all that romantic bullshit if he's just gonna cheat on me?
Jane: Two words: Coppulatory Imperative.
Liz: Excuse me?
Jane: The biological urge to spread their seed. The truth is only 15% of all male animals are monogomous. The rest are...
Liz: Plucking Penelope Pope.
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Crazy Credits

Thanks to the University of Kentucky Wildcats Cheerleading Team. See more »

Connections

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

Soundtracks

I'm a Tree
(Contains a sample of "Soul Kitchen" performed by The Doors)
Written by Imani Coppola, John Densmore, Robby Krieger, Michael Mangini,
Ray Manzarek and Jim Morrison
Performed by Imani Coppola
Courtesy of Columbia Records
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
"Soul Kitchen" performed by The Doors
courtesy of Elektra Entertainment Group
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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'You' will love it!!!
1 September 2001 | by See all my reviews

Despite what critics had to say, I loved this movie. It was one of the few romantic comedies that I actually like. It isn't the best movie in the world, but it certainly isn't the worst movie in the world. To be honest, I only saw it because I love Ashley Judd. She does not give the best performance in the movie though. Hugh Jackman does. He's a fantastic actor. He was great in X-MEN, SWORDFISH, and he's great in this. I like him as one of the romantic leads and I hope to see him in more romantic comedies and I hope to see more romantic comedies like this.


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