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Wicker Park (2004)

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A young Chicago advertising executive believes a woman he sees in a café is his long-lost love. His belief leads to obsession, as he puts his life on hold in order to trail her.

Director:

Paul McGuigan

Writers:

Gilles Mimouni (film L'Appartement), Brandon Boyce (screenplay)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Josh Hartnett ... Matthew
Rose Byrne ... Alex
Matthew Lillard ... Luke
Diane Kruger ... Lisa
Christopher Cousins ... Daniel
Jessica Paré ... Rebecca
Vlasta Vrana ... Jeweller
Amy Sobol Amy Sobol ... Ellie
Ted Whittall ... Walter
Isabel Dos Santos Isabel Dos Santos ... Chamber Maid
Joanna Noyes ... Mary
Kerrilyn Keith Kerrilyn Keith ... Female Customer
Mark Camacho ... Bartender
Marcel Jeannin ... Theater Director
Stéfanie Buxton Stéfanie Buxton ... Ticket Agent
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Storyline

Matthew, a young advertising executive in Chicago, puts his life and a business trip to China on hold when he thinks he sees Lisa, the love of his life who walked out on him without a word two years earlier, walking out of a restaurant one day. With a little help from his friend Luke, Matthew obsessively and relentlessly tracks Lisa down and while doing so, runs into another young woman calling herself Lisa whom, unknown to Matthew, is an actress named Alex and may hold the key to Lisa's disappearance, and discovery. Written by M.P.

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One passion won't be ignored. One love won't be forgotten. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

When Matthew meets Luke in the theater to watch Alex, the usher would never have let anyone in once the performance started. See more »

Goofs

When Matt tells Luke he has to go to a funeral, his mouth doesn't match what he's saying. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Jeweller: [holding a diamond ring] Magnificent, aren't they? "God's tears".
Matthew: Yeah. It's beautiful. So are the others, I... I guess I just have to make the right decision.
Jeweller: In the end it's not your eye that must decide.
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Connections

Remake of The Apartment (1996) See more »

Soundtracks

Maybe Tomorrow
Written by Kelly Jones, Richard Jones, Stuart Cable
Performed by Stereophonics
Courtesy of V2 Records, Inc.
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If you like this version, the original French movie will definitely impress you
3 August 2017 | by coolatheartSee all my reviews

I really like Diane Kruger, but Monica Bellucci in the original is terrific. It's certainly not a coincidence that the name of the restaurant in Wicker Park where Josh Hartnett overhears Diane Kruger's conversation is named Bellucci's!! That's real respect. The french version is full of comedy, this American remake has next to none. It's worth getting a copy of "Le Apartment" if you enjoy this.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Chinese

Release Date:

3 September 2004 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Obsessed See more »

Filming Locations:

Chicago, Illinois, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,467,281, 5 September 2004

Gross USA:

$13,001,257

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$21,741,598
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2.35 : 1
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