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Director:
Writers (WGA):
Eric Aronson (written by) &
Paul B. Stanton (written by)
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Release Date:
26 October 2001 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
He's Risking It All... For Love At First Sight! See more »
Plot:
A shy advertising employee meets his dream girl on the El train, but doesn't remember to get her phone number, resulting in an all-out search for the mystery girl Full summary » | Full synopsis »
Awards:
2 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Cute Romantic Comedy See more (78 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Lance Bass ... Kevin Gibbons

Joey Fatone ... Rod

Emmanuelle Chriqui ... Abbey

GQ ... Eric
James Bulliard ... Randy Francis

Al Green ... Himself

Tamala Jones ... Jackie

Richie Sambora ... Mick Silver

Amanda Foreman ... Julie
Dan Montgomery Jr. ... Brady (as Dan Montgomery)

Dave Foley ... Higgins

Jerry Stiller ... Nathan
David Fraser ... Barrett
Jenny Parsons ... Margie the Receptionist

Kristin Booth ... Sam

Sandra Caldwell ... Reebok Client #1

Ramona Pringle ... Kayla Sanders

Jonathan Watton ... Paul

Jeanie Calleja ... Tabatha

Tracy Dawson ... Goth Girl
Sarah McDonald ... Diner Waitress

Kelley Hazen ... Woman at Wrigley Field
Howard E. Brechner ... Guy at Wrigley Field
Alexandra Delory ... Girl with Braces
Adrian Churchill ... Guy at Bar

Allen Alvarado ... Boy
Amanda Brydon ... High School Girl at Party
Steve Clark ... High School Band Member
Paul Puzzella ... High School Band Member

Dov Tiefenbach ... High School Kid
Sean O'Neil ... Puberty Ravaged Kid
Chip Caray ... Cubs TV Announcer

Ananda Lewis ... Herself

Chyna ... Female Handwrestler
Brandi Williams ... Brandy S.
Sammy Sosa ... Himself
Damon Buford ... Himself
Eric Young ... Himself
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Shamakah Ali ... Band Member (uncredited)

Tom Beaver ... Man on 'L' Train (uncredited)

Tony Brown ... Eager Autograph Seeker (uncredited)

Nick Di Brizzi Jr. ... Train passenger (uncredited)

Chris Kirkpatrick ... Angelo the Hairdresser (uncredited)
Fred McGriff ... Himself (uncredited)

Louis Paquette ... Dancing Waiter (uncredited)
Denice Storey ... Upset Wrigley Fan (uncredited)
John Thurner ... Wrigley Field Fan (uncredited)

Justin Timberlake ... Make-Up Artist (uncredited)

Lisa Wegner ... Ad Agency Assistant (uncredited)
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Directed by
Eric Bross 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Eric Aronson (written by) &
Paul B. Stanton (written by) (as Paul Stanton)

Produced by
Peter Abrams .... producer
Joe Anderson .... co-producer
Lance Bass .... executive producer
Robbie Brenner .... executive producer
Richard Hull .... producer (as Rich Hull)
Jeremy Kramer .... executive producer
Robert L. Levy .... producer
Margo Myers .... line producer: additional photography
Bob Osher .... executive producer
Andrew Panay .... executive producer
Louise Rosner .... co-executive producer
Far Shariat .... co-producer
Greg Silverman .... co-executive producer
Wendy Thorlakson .... producer
Johnny Wright .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Stewart Copeland 
 
Cinematography by
Michael Bernard 
 
Film Editing by
Eric A. Sears 
 
Casting by
Nancy Nayor 
 
Production Design by
Andrew Jackness 
 
Art Direction by
Brandt Gordon 
 
Set Decoration by
Tricia Schneider 
 
Costume Design by
Margaret Mohr 
 
Makeup Department
Karen Lynn Accattato .... makeup artist
Marie Nardella .... makeup department head
Denise Wynbrandt .... key makeup artist: Chicago
 
Production Management
Brian Campbell .... production manager
Juanita F. Diana .... post-production supervisor
Margo Myers .... production manager: additional photography
Louise Rosner .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Daniella Bonan .... second assistant director
Greg Edmunds .... trainee assistant director
Jennifer Haufler .... trainee assistant director
Traci M. Lewis .... second second assistant director: Chicago
Noel Olken .... second second assistant director
Effy Papadopoulos .... third assistant director
Eric A. Pot .... second assistant director: Chicago
Larry Zience .... second assistant director: second unit
 
Art Department
Eric J. Bates .... property master
David Orin Charles .... second set decoration buyer
Rossana DeCampo .... key scenic artist
Michael V. Nichols .... leadman
Keith Sly .... set decoration leadman
Colin Woods .... first assistant art director
 
Sound Department
Gregg Barbanell .... foley artist
Richard Burnette .... mix facility coordinator
Robert Carr .... sound recordist
Michael C. Casper .... sound re-recording mixer
Gordon Chacra .... boom operator
Bradley Clouse .... first assistant sound editor
Matt Cluett .... sound transferer
Kirk Herzbrun .... assistant sound editor
Thomas Hidderley .... sound recordist
Kimberly Ellen Lowe .... supervising adr editor (as Kimberly Lowe Voigt)
Kimberly Ellen Lowe .... supervising dialogue editor (as Kimberly Lowe Voigt)
Steve Mann .... sound effects editor
Jay Nierenberg .... supervising sound editor
Andy Peach .... sound recordist
James L. Pearson .... sound editor
Moshe Saadon .... second boom operator
Cathie Speakman .... sound editor
Jonathan Wales .... sound re-recording mixer
Bernard Weiser .... sound effects editor
 
Visual Effects by
Richard Kratt .... digital compositor
Roger Nall .... digital effects artist
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Adam C. Eichhorst .... dolly grip
Rory Herbster .... best boy: Chicago
Charles S. Hodes .... still photographer
Bruce Macaulay .... still photographer
Harald Ortenburger .... camera operator
Faires A. Sekiya .... Steadicam operator (as Faires Anderson)
Dean M. Simmon .... first assistant camera Steadicam
Andy Sparaco .... camera operator (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Darlene R. Hunt .... extras casting associate
Mark A. Ridge .... extras casting: Chicago
Jane Rogers .... extras casting
Rachel Tenner .... casting: Chicago
Kathleen Tomasik .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Catherine Ashton .... assistant costume designer
 
Editorial Department
Jennifer Apel .... first assistant editor
Scott Freeman .... avid technician
Sharyn Gersh .... lip sync editor (as Sharyn M. Tylk)
Katie Hedrich .... assistant editor
Christina Kim .... post-production coordinator
David L. Mendel .... additional editor
Lowell Rottenberg .... post-production assistant
Lorraine Samuel .... assistant editor
Eric O. Schusterman .... first assistant editor
Megan A. Sears .... apprentice editor
Michael Stahlberg .... second assistant editor
Andrea Wertheim .... post-production executive
 
Music Department
Mauricio J. Balvanera .... assistant music editor
Becca Borawski .... assistant music editor
Kenneth Burgomaster .... score mock-ups
Michael Dittrick .... music editor
George Doering .... musician
Brad Gilderman .... music mixer
Jon Kull .... orchestrator
Joseph Magee .... orchestral scoring mixer
Jonathan McHugh .... music supervisor
Marvin R. Morris .... music editor: temp music
Joe Rangel .... music coordinator
Jeff Seitz .... score mixer
Steven L. Smith .... music preparation
Randy Spendlove .... music supervisor
 
Other crew
Eric M. Block .... assistant extras coordinator
Meg Davies .... assistant: Mr. Bross, Toronto
Jennifer Deigl .... production assistant
Todd Dukes .... security: Mr. Fatone
Jerry Evans .... choreographer
Beth Flanagan .... assistant: Mr. Bass
Corina Garcia .... assistant: Mr. Abrams and Mr. Levy (as Corinna Garcia)
Lisa Garske .... assistant: Mr. Bross, Los Angeles
Michael Greaves .... security: Mr. Bass
Joanne T. Harwood .... script supervisor
Mira Husseini .... film publicist
Leah Jaunzems .... production assistant
Susan R. Jones .... assistant production coordinator
Lenita Karhunen .... assistant: Ms. Rosner
Stephanie Lowell .... script supervisor: re-shoots
Nancy Manoogian .... publicist
Tom Nicoll .... assistant production coordinator
Noel Olken .... location manager: Chicago
Barbara Pecs .... production accountant
Andre Persons .... security: Mr. Fatone
Deborah Ross .... title designer
Breda Schmidt .... assistant: Ms. Thorlakson and Mr. Hull
Ira Singerman .... assistant: Mr. Kramer
Beverly Sutton .... production coordinator
Steven Tabachnik .... location production assistant
Alan Trezza .... assistant: Ms. Brenner
Mono Wilborn .... assistant location manager
 
Thanks
Aaron B. Koontz .... special thanks (as Aaron Koontz)
 

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MPAA:
Rated PG for language and some crude humor
Runtime:
85 min
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
In "100 Girls"(2000), Emmanuelle Chriqui starred as a girl who was pursued by a boy who did not know her name or how to find her, which is the premise of this movie.See more »
Goofs:
Factual errors: The "Are You Her?" posters don't include a phone number even though on the poster it is written "My phone number is.." and Kevin is contacted through the phone by the "L-train Girl."See more »
Quotes:
Eric:You're like the poster boy for the romantically challenged!See more »
Movie Connections:
References "The West Wing" (1999)See more »
Soundtrack:
We're Not Gonna Take ItSee more »

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4 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Cute Romantic Comedy, 29 March 2002
Author: Seen83 from California

Coming into this movie I think I expected a lot. The story line was really well played out but the acting got to me after awhile. I am an 'N Sync fan but not all singers are meant to be actors. I had a hard time thinking of Lance Bass as anything but a singer, and his acting skills weren't all that convincing otherwise. At times, it appeared to be just him reading the lines. Don't get me wrong though, I enjoyed the movie because it was a very cute romantic comedy. I just had a hard time overlooking the actors' abilities.

But I would suggest this movie to any romantic comedy lover. And the movie had a really good story line as well as comedy! :-D

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