PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance
A high school jock makes a bet that he can turn an unattractive girl into the school's prom queen.
Rachael Leigh Cook's character's name, Laney Boggs, is a combination of the names of two characters played by Winona Ryder: Kim Boggs in Edward Scissorhands (1990) and Lelaina "Laney" Pierce in Reality Bites (1994). This is an apparent nod to Cook's and Ryder's physical resemblance.
Simon! Simon, I have got your breakfast! Are you up?
Simon Boggs: Give me a couple of minutes.
Laney Boggs: Simon Boggs, there are children in Mexico who have already been up for three hours making clothes for corporate America.
Katie's bag jumps about between shots at the party as she talks to Zack.
The individuals thanks/acknowledgments in the end-credits are prefaced by the heading "They're All That".
$16,065,430 (USA) (31 January 1999)