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.
In the scene where Carol reads out a letter of apology and thanks to Melvin, Helen Hunt did one take where she read out an eighteen-page letter in its entirety.
You know, they let you in with a housedress, yet they make me find a jacket.
Melvin Udall: Whoa, whoa, where are you going?
Carol Connelly: Pay me a compliment, Melvin. I need one. You have no idea how much that hurt my feelings.
When Carol walks in the rain to Melvin's apartment her bra strap is visible under her wet shirt. When she gets off the elevator she isn't wearing a bra.
In cast credits dogs are credited as: Verdell - Jill Supporting dogs - Timer, Billy
$12,606,928 (USA) (28 December 1997)
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