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Gray Matters (2006)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 13 July 2007 (Spain)
They finish each other's sentences, dance like Fred and Ginger, and share the same downtown loft--the perfect couple? Not exactly. Gray and Sam, are a sister and brother so compatible and inseparable that people actually assume they are dating. Mortified, they both agree they must branch out and start searching for love. He'll look for a guy for her and she'll look for a gal for him.

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Gray and Sam are brother and sister and best friends, flatmates in New York City, where she creates ad campaigns and he's a surgery intern. Their social life is too insular, so they head to a dog park so Sam can, maybe, meet a woman. He does - Charlie - a zoologist new in the city; he likes her immediately, and the feeling seems mutual. As the three of them spend time together, what if Gray's feelings for Charlie aren't just sisterly? Not only might this explain her solitary life, but it could lead to real dilemmas - with Charlie (who's sweet, but a bit opaque) and with Sam. No advice comes from Gray's therapist, but a co-worker and a cab driver give theirs. Can Gray sort things out? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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A romantic comedy about a brother, a sister and the girl of their dreams.

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for some mature thematic material, sexual content and language | See all certifications »
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13 July 2007 (Spain)  »

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A Garota dos meus Sonhos  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$25,711, 25 February 2007, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$59,619, 11 March 2007
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Trivia

Graham and Alan Cumming also both appeared in the film "Boogie Woogie" See more »

Goofs

When Gray is drinking tea, she keeps changing her grip on the yellow mug. See more »

Quotes

Charlie Kelsey: [to Grey] I spend more money on lingerie then I do on rent.
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References I Love Lucy (1951) See more »

Soundtracks

I Won't Dance
Written by Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II, Otto A. Harbach (as Otto Harbach),
Jimmy McHugh, Dorothy Fields
Performed by Iwo Orchestra
Courtesy of Bob Yari Music
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A sweet romantic comedy about a woman who realizes how much she matters.
26 February 2007 | by See all my reviews

I have seen Gray Matters three times and have discovered something new each time I've seen it. Without sounding like a complete idiot, I laughed and cried every time I saw it. It is a charming, heartfelt, and truly lovely romantic comedy. Sue Kramer has created characters that you want to be friends with and a story that touches your heart. I've never enjoyed Heather Graham more and Tom Cavanaugh is delicious. Every time Molly Shannon is on screen you can't stop smiling and I want to be best friends with Alan Cumming. More than having a great time, you leave this movie feeling that you should be true to yourself and honor who you are. This movie is like a glass of champagne.


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