R | | Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
When their relationship turns sour, a couple undergoes a medical procedure to have each other erased from their memories.
The voice whispering "Montauk" in the movie is actually a combination of Kate Winslet's voice echoing and the voice of Katherine Skjerping, an editor working at the Focus Features production company. Apparently, Skjerping was asked to do a quick voice-over before Winslet arrived, and it was kept in the film.
random thoughts for Valentine's day, 2004. Today is a holiday invented by greeting card companies to make people feel like crap.
Mount Vernon East Station on the Metro-North New Haven Line was used as a stand-in for the Rockville Centre Long Island Rail Road train station. The Rockville Centre station has one island platform that serves both eastbound and westbound trains rather than separate platforms. If Joel were at the Rockville Centre station he would not have had to run through an overpass to get to the Montauk-bound train.
The opening credits don't begin until about twenty minutes into the film and after much action and plot.
$8,175,198 (USA) (21 March 2004)
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