When fortuneteller convinces Colleen that her boyfriend, Dick, is cheating on her, she decides to put a stop to it. After Colleen accidentally kills Dick, mafia hit-man Daniel offers to take credit for the murder.

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Bix Skahill

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Bix Skahill
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sarah Jessica Parker ... Colleen Gibson
Harry Connick Jr. ... Daniel Gallagher
Johnny Knoxville ... Dick Rasmusson
Craig Ferguson ... Jared O'Reilly
Teri Garr ... Madame Hugonaut
Geoffrey Blake ... Detective Murphy
John Eddins ... Detective O'Halloran
Brigid Brannagh ... Ivy Gallagher O'Reilly
David Cross ... Rex
Jon Sklaroff ... Colin
Brad Grunberg ... Pee Wee
David Koechner ... Uncle Hurley
Claudia Schiffer ... Mary
Erik Palladino ... Tony the Tuner Moretti
Ever Carradine ... Tina
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Storyline

By accident, Colleen Gibson shoots and kills her gold-digging cheating boyfriend, Dick, a private eye who happens to have a hitman on his tail. Danny the hitman works for his brother-in-law, a cheerful but nasty Irish mobster, hasn't actually killed anyone, and wants to be a singer. He falls for Colleen. she likes him, too. He can solve her problem (Dick's body), she can solve his (meeting the mobster's demands that he kill people like Dick). Danny has an ex-girlfriend, who might still hold the key to his heart, two cops are sniffing around for Dick, a junk yard owner gets a conscience, and a talent show is coming up. Bullets, music, and true love are set to collide. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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True love can be a very dangerous thing.

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Comedy | Crime | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, sensuality, language and a drug reference | See all certifications »

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Trivia

License plate number of Colleen's blue VW (new-style) Beetle is COL BUG See more »

Goofs

At the beginning of the film, when Dick (Johnny Knoxville) is loading the gun with a bullet, the bullet has already been fired because you can see the mark of a firing pin on the rim of the bullet, even though the bullet looks like a center-fire. See more »

Quotes

Jared O'Reilly: He's Going to Rome...
Daniel Gallagher: Rome, Georgia ?
Jared O'Reilly: No! Pope-y Rome...
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Odd-ball comedy was a pleasant surprise
12 September 2002 | by warningspecialistSee all my reviews

This movie was much more than I expected--quirky and clever, stupid yet hysterical. Of course it was a stupid movie--I think that was what was intended. If you saw this movie and hated it, all I can say is that perhaps your expecations were too high or (more likely), you simply didn't get it. Personally, I laughed my a** off.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 April 2002 (Hungary) See more »

Also Known As:

Life Without Dick See more »

Filming Locations:

Santa Clarita, California, USA See more »

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1.85 : 1
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