R | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Follows the lives of eight very different couples in dealing with their love lives in various loosely interrelated tales all set during a frantic month before Christmas in London, England.
Several actors have worked together before in Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility (Emma Thompson, Hugh Grant, Alan Rickman, and Kate Winslet - who only appeared in footage from Titantic in this film). Kiera Knightly starred in Jane Austen's Pride and... ...
Christmas shopping, never an easy or a pleasant task.
When Sarah and Karl are in Sarah's room, Sarah's alarm clock over her bedside table says that it is five to twelve. A bit later we can see the same alarm clock and it is ten to twelve. (Karl's watch has another time altogether, but this is not necessarily a goof.)
English, Portuguese, French
$6,886,080 (USA) (7 November 2003)
$59,365,105 (USA) (13 February 2004)