Release Date: December 23rd, 1997
DVD Release Date: May 20th, 1998
PG-13|2 hr 18 min
Melvin Udall (Jack Nicholson) is an obsessive-compulsive writer of romantic fiction who's rude to everyone he meets, including his gay neighbor Simon (Greg Kinnear), but when he has to look after Simon's dog, he begins to soften and, if still not completely over his problems, finds he can conduct a relationship with the only waitress (Helen Hunt) at the local diner who'll serve him.
Director: James Brooks
Genres: Comedy drama
Production Co: Gracie Films, TriStar Pictures