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Something's Gotta Give (2003)

A swinger on the cusp of being a senior citizen with a taste for young women falls in love with an accomplished woman closer to his age.

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Harry Sanborn is an aged music industry exec with a fondness for younger women like Marin, his latest trophy girlfriend. Things get a little awkward when Harry suffers a heart attack at the home of Marin's mother Erica. Left in the care of Erica and his doctor, a love triangle starts to take shape. Written by Keanuette

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Rated PG-13 for sexual content, brief nudity and strong language | See all certifications »

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12 December 2003 (USA)  »

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Untitled Nancy Meyers Project  »

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$80,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$16,064,723 (USA) (12 December 2003)

Gross:

$124,590,960 (USA) (26 March 2004)
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Trivia

With this film, Sony became the first studio to release nine films that opened at #1 at the box office in a single year. They broke the record in 2006, with the release of Gridiron Gang (2006). See more »

Goofs

When Julian and Erica are having dinner in the restaurant, Erica appears to be reading her lines from a teleprompter to the right of Julian's eyes. Done very well... but... she doesn't appear to be looking into his eyes... but... just to the right of his eyes (viewer's left). See more »

Quotes

Erica Barry: Wait. You're leaving, Zoe's leaving, the entourage is leaving. You mean I'm going to be alone in this house... with HIM?
Marin: Well, the hospital's sending over a nurse first thing in the morning.
Erica Barry: In the morning? That's like nineteen hours from now!
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Crazy Credits

Jack Nicholson sings "La Vie en Rose" during the closing credits. See more »

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Featured in The 76th Annual Academy Awards (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

C'est si bon
Music by Henri Betti
Lyrics by André Hornez
Orchestrated by Henri Rene
Performed by Eartha Kitt
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23 May 2004 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie is funny, cute, light-hearted, serious all rolled into one movie.

Diane gives her all in the movie, she unleashes all the insane things women go through in life. Her story is fascinating. Jack Nicholson is of course his usual "swaggering" self in this movie. He gives us his normal antics throughout the movie. His "heart-attacks" are priceless. You can't help but love him! Keanu, he is incredible in this movie. He is sincere, intelligent and magical. Amanda Peet, is over the top as in most of her roles. Overall this movie was excellent!


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