PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A single mother and waitress, a misanthropic author, and a gay artist form an unlikely friendship after the artist is assaulted in a robbery.
Kevin Kline was attached to the film at an early stage.
I'm drowning here, and you're describing the water!
When Melvin picks up Simon's dog and it urinates, you can see that the stream of urine is clearly coming out of Melvin's gloved index finger.
In cast credits dogs are credited as: Verdell - Jill Supporting dogs - Timer, Billy
$12,606,928 (USA) (28 December 1997)