PG | | Comedy, Drama
Follows hard-to-please Aurora looking for love, and her daughter's family problems.
James L. Brooks received a special gift at the end of production, to congratulate him for completing his first movie. This was a book of "Life in Hell" cartoons, drawn by Matt Groening. Brooks was so impressed with the comics that he asked Groening to create cartoon shorts for The Tracey Ullman Show (1987). This gave rise to The Simpsons (1989).
Do you have any reaction at all to my telling you I love you?
Garrett Breedlove: I was just inches from a clean getaway.
After Patsy applies make-up to Emma in the hospital, Emma hugs and kisses her before she leaves to get the boys and there is a noticeable lipstick mark on Patsy's right cheek. In the next shot it is gone.
$3,498,813 (USA) (27 November 1983)
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