A romantic comedy: Alex is an author whose writer's block and gambling debts have landed him in a jam. In order get loan sharks off his back, he must finish his novel in 30 days or wind up dead. To help him complete his manuscript he hires stenographer Emma. As Alex begins to dictate his tale of a romantic love triangle to the charming yet somewhat opinionated stenographer, Emma challenges his ideas at every turn. Her unsolicited yet intriguing input begins to inadvertently influence Alex and his story and soon real life begins to imitate art.
Is it love... or are they just imagining things?
20 June 2003 (USA)
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Loosely Based on a True Love Story
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Opening Weekend USA: $6,111,074,
22 June 2003, Wide Release
Gross USA: $14,208,384, 10 August 2003
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
When Alex goes in for the kiss at the end, he goes from 5'oclock shadow to clean shaved. It appears to be his stand-in and not Luke. The stand-in has blond hair. See more
You're dancing the flamenco to get money. This is not a strong bargaining position.
Remake of Paris When It Sizzles
Written by Antonín Dvorák
(as Antonin Dvorak) and Hans Lengsfelder
Performed by Comedy Harmonists
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