A chronically depressed screenwriter desperately tries to cure his condition when he meets the girl of his dreams.

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Hudson Milbank is a successful Hollywood screenwriter who suddenly and strangely finds himself without any emotional feelings. He tries doctor after doctor and shrink after shrink, but nothing works. The Golf Channel, lesbian exercise classes and a dizzying variety of pills get him through the day, but don't quite solve his problem. His writing partner tries everything to get him back to normal, but it's not until Hudson meets Sara that he finds a real motivation to get better and to actually start feeling again. From the writer of Deuce Bigalow, comes NUMB, a romantic comedy following an unusual man looking for strange love. Written by Anonymous

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Love is better unmedicated.

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Rated R for language, some drug use and sexual content/nudity | See all certifications »

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14 June 2008 (UK)  »

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$3,300,000 (estimated)
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Goofs

In the car, after shoplifting the pen, you can see the reflection of a crew-member in the window of the car. See more »

Quotes

Tom: Who's your best friend?
Hudson: Nate Walson.
Tom: In *this* city.
Hudson: You.
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I Need You
Written by Steve Clar
Performed by Vibrolux
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This movies is superb
24 January 2008 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

The movie is absolutely superb, it has everything, its fun to watch Mathew Perry again and he has done a tremendous job, Goldberg, what can I say about him, he's fantastic as an writer & director & I think its his own story.

The movie is about a guy named Hudson who has depersonalized disorder & how he comes face to face to face his fear lolz, its funny & at the same time has a strong message in it.

Mathew Perry has done a superb job, I think he deserves an award for this movie, its been a treat to watch him on big screen after his successful series of friends.

Go & watch this movie, its worth it.


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