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A lifelong bachelor confronts his intimacy issues when he sublets his apartment to a fetching biologist. His heartsick fish and his wise best buddy are on hand to provide perspective.

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Freddie
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Walter (as Chuck Pfeifer)
Robert Zarem ...
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Mel is a musician in Manhattan, with plenty of one-night stands but no steady companion, except for his goldfish. He decides to move in with his current girlfriend, so he sublets his flat to Ginger, an English biologist new in town. The day he moves out, he flips for the bride at a wedding where he's playing, breaks up with his girlfriend, and moves back into his flat, negotiating with Ginger to her temporary flatmate. Meanwhile, he pursues Diana, the bride, working as the elevator operator in her building while he and Ginger develop a friendship as she does research on his fish. One of her lab frogs and his fish develop an attraction: is this a harbinger of opposites attracting? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Sometimes love is right outside your fishbowl See more »

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Rated R for brief sexuality | See all certifications »
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6 October 2006 (USA)  »

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Che bel pasticcio  »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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After Ginger moves into her flat she starts cleaning and puts books on the shelf. The spines are facing the camera when she puts them on the shelf. In the very next scene when she is dusting the books have turned around. See more »

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References Tarzan the Ape Man (1932) See more »

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Got It All
Written by Mitchell Blutt and Nona Hendryx
Performed by BLUTT
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so much fun!
9 July 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I really liked the movie! Though its my wife who dragged me to see it -well, it's a romantic comedy- , I had a great time. The movie is clearly an excellent romantic comedy but I felt it was also much more and spoke a lot to guys issues, such as moving together, who's the right girl and how to make a move towards her. Its very funny and packed with some great lines. I loved the jazzy music, which works with the rhythm of the movie quite well. Gina Gershon is very sexy, but in a new way that suits her well. I had never seen C. Cashman on screen but her dance number is something I'll remember. I also liked to see the guy from American pie and an ex bond girl... Go see it.


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