Bertram Pincus is a man whose people skills leave much to be desired. When Pincus dies unexpectedly, but is miraculously revived after seven minutes, he wakes up to discover that he now has the annoying ability to see ghosts.
When Jane was originally in the professor's home the professor's mother gave her orange juice to drink. Then later on the Ferris Wheel in Jane's flashback of the incident she was drinking a yellow drink, presumably lemonade. See more »
C'mon, dude! We don't wanna be late to that dentist appointment of yours! "
[Jane smashes up the door of the car into a lamppost]
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The film's title does not actually appear in the main credits sequence and is represented by a 'smiley face' graphic instead. See more »
Waterfall (Justin Robertson's Mix)
Written by John Squire and Ian Brown
Performed by The Stone Roses
Published by Zomba Enterprises Inc. (ASCAP)
Courtesy of Jive Records and Sony BMG Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd.
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Anna Faris is, in my opinion, the funniest young comedic actress out there today. In "Smiley Face", she is extremely entertaining (and completely unconcerned about vanity) as Jane, the much-too-stoned pothead. I just love her (and I'm not even gay)!
The story has me scratching my head a little bit. I can't decide if it's just some mindless, silly stoner movie (which works for me!), or, as another reviewer put it, some sort of 70's anti-marijuana training film. Maybe it's a little of both...? I dunno.
Story aside, I think the acting and direction are superb, very colorful, and quite hilarious! It's worth a viewing, if only for the reason that you're in the mood for something completely different. You'll definitely have something to ponder...and many scenes to remember fondly and laugh about!
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