PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance
While helping his latest client woo the fine lady of his dreams, a professional "date doctor" finds that his game doesn't quite work on the gossip columnist with whom he's smitten.
According to Will Smith, the female lead was supposed to be Caucasian, but the producers did not want to make the lead couple interracial as it was considered a taboo. They also did not want the female lead to be black as they feared it would alienate white audiences. They decided to go with a Hispanic female lead.
Basic principles: no woman wakes up saying, "God, I hope I don't get swept off my feet today!" Now, she might say, "This is a really bad time for me," or something like, "I just need some space," or my personal favorite, "I'm really into my career ...
When Albert kisses Alex, a large pimple appears and disappears on Alex's right cheek in various shots.
$43,142,214 (USA) (13 February 2005)
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