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According to Spencer (2001)

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A young man moves to Los Angeles to make something of himself -- but finds that such a task might take a little more work than he thought -- in this hilarious romantic comedy.

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A young man moves to Los Angeles to make something of himself -- but finds that such a task might take a little more work than he thought -- in this hilarious romantic comedy.

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According to Spencer, She's the one... Everyone else thinks so too!

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated R for language and sexual content | See all certifications »
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2 November 2001 (USA)  »

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Admiring Melora  »

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Trivia

The original title of this movie was "Garage Sale". See more »

Goofs

In the scene where they are making the film Spencer is supposed to wearing a firefighter costume. He is actually wearing fishermen waiters and not firefighter turnout pants. See more »

Quotes

Feldy: Hey! Be cool bitch.
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Connections

References Three Colors: Blue (1993) See more »

Soundtracks

Unspinached Symphony
Written by Andy Spence
Performed by Organic Audio
Courtesy of Tummy Touch Records
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Its what it is
3 February 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have read all the reviews before me to see what the "common" viewer has seen in this film. Mosy people take every scene exactly word for word.

I've read comment about "gay" roommates. The filmmaker roommates are not gay. The people who have said the roommates are gay should stop posting if they have no idea what they are talking about. They are struggling directors with no talent. They are the epitome of Hollywood. No one sees the unsuccessful in Hollywood.

Mia's character is a common feminine character in films today. Her character fits the gender role put out by Hollywood and even independent film. Women are depicted as being dependent on a wealthy man. They are interested in men with money. Money makes the world go round.

The film falls apart when they try to find some far fetched way to try to make Jesse Bradford a successful business man. The script is written in a way that seems fake.

I enjoyed to movie. The soundtrack is independent. The problem is that the script is as predictable as 99 percent of all romantic comedies.

I hope this helps. I recommend this movie if you watch many movies. The soundtrack itself is worth the viewing.


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