Watch Now

on Prime Video

ON DISC
A woman suffers from amnesia and is forced to find out who she really is.
Reviews
Popularity
3,298 ( 88)

Episodes

Seasons


Years



2   1  
2009   2008   2007  
Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 5 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Up All Night (2011–2012)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Takes an irreverent look at parenthood through the point of view of an acerbic working mother, along with her stay-at-home husband and opinionated parents.

Stars: Christina Applegate, Maya Rudolph, Will Arnett
Accidentally on Purpose (2009–2010)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Billie, a woman in her 30's, wants to settle down and have a family. When she tells her boyfriend James this, he tells her he doesn't want that, so they break up. She gets drunk and hooks ... See full summary »

Stars: Jenna Elfman, Jon Foster, Ashley Jensen
Jesse (1998–2000)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A single mother (Applegate) tries to find love again with her new boyfriend Diego, of whom her father disapproves. She gets help from her two brothers (one voluntarily mute) and two ... See full summary »

Stars: Christina Applegate, Jennifer Milmore, Liza Snyder
October Road (2007–2008)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

An author returns to his hometown to face the people whom he based his book on.

Stars: Bryan Greenberg, Laura Prepon, Warren Christie
What About Brian (2006–2007)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

From the producers of Lost and Alias and the screenwriter of City of Angels and For Love of the Game comes a contemporary, heartwarming ensemble show about a group of supportive friends in ... See full summary »

Stars: Barry Watson, Matthew Davis, Rick Gomez
Cougar Town (2009–2015)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Follows the escapades and relationships of a group of neighbors living in Gulfhaven, Florida.

Stars: Courteney Cox, Christa Miller, Busy Philipps
Suburgatory (2011–2014)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Tessa Altman is used to the big city but when her dad moves her away, she has to adapt to her new suburban life in Chatswin.

Stars: Jeremy Sisto, Jane Levy, Carly Chaikin
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Christina Applegate ...  Samantha 35 episodes, 2007-2009
Jennifer Esposito ...  Andrea Belladonna 35 episodes, 2007-2009
Kevin Dunn ...  Howard 35 episodes, 2007-2009
Melissa McCarthy ...  Dena 35 episodes, 2007-2009
Tim Russ ...  Frank 35 episodes, 2007-2009
Barry Watson ...  Todd 35 episodes, 2007-2009
Jean Smart ...  Regina Newly 35 episodes, 2007-2009
Edit

Storyline

After a car accident gave Samantha amnesia, she has to start her life all over, while gradually discovering her past. These personalities clash, as her former self is too wicked to accept, but the past won't just be forgotten by those who knew her: family, house-mate/exes and professional circles. Written by KGF Vissers

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Official site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 October 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sam I Am See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

|

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Samantha's favorite movie is Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981). See more »

Connections

Referenced in Séries express: Episode #1.2 (2008) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Absolutely charming!
31 July 2009 | by xoxo44See all my reviews

After watching all 35 episodes I can honestly say that this show is one of my all-time favourites. The ensemble of cast that was put together works extremely well, allowing for plenty of interaction between the characters and an inexhaustible creative freedom to explore the individual personas of each of them. The female cast seems to be especially in touch with their roles, allowing the viewer to genuinely care about the characters while at the same time be able to identify with the variety of personal traits that are satired in each of them. The viewer also gets a chance to rediscover the world with amnesiac Samantha, who is forced to reexamine her friendships and her relationships and try to do the right thing, which is never as easy as it seems. To me, Samantha's best friends Andrea and Dena are the best thing about the show and watching the two of them interact has guaranteed hilarity ever since the Pilot. The writing is clever, packed with fresh and intelligent comedy that puts any show with a 'laugh track' to shame. As the show progresses, the timeline becomes more important to the story, the acting never disappoints and the cast ensemble proves to be an irreplaceable formula. Cancelling this show has got to be the stupidest thing ABC has ever done, and I will never lose hope that it will come back someday in some way.


12 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 15 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed