R | | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Comedy about a widow's post-traumatic obsession with a soap star.
Paul Threlkeld, the grip on the soap opera set of the show-within-a-show, was the dolly grip for the movie.
Nothing like watching the tenpins fall.
Del: Hey, that's a skill. They're trying to get that in the Olympic games.
When Betty drives away from her town, she is shown passing a "welcome to Kansas" sign which is on passenger side of the road facing her, even though she later says it is the first time she has ever left Kansas.
£69,723 (UK) (3 September 2000)
$25,167,270 (USA) (17 December 2000)