As Good as It Gets Poster Image
Rated
PG-13
Runtime 139 min
Ratings
85% critics Rotten Tomatoes
86% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 15+ Common Sense Media
Genre Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release 12/25/97
Actors Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear, Cuba Gooding Jr.
Directors James L. Brooks
New York City. Melvin Udall, a cranky, bigoted, obsessive-compulsive writer, finds his life turned upside down when neighboring gay artist Simon is hospitalized and his dog is entrusted to Melvin. In addition, Carol, the only waitress who will tolerate him, must leave work to care for her sick son, making it impossible for Melvin to eat breakfast.
Genre Comedy, Drama, Romance
Release 12/25/97
Actors Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear, Cuba Gooding Jr.
Directors James L. Brooks
New York City. Melvin Udall, a cranky, bigoted, obsessive-compulsive writer, finds his life turned upside down when neighboring gay artist Simon is hospitalized and his dog is entrusted to Melvin. In addition, Carol, the only waitress who will tolerate him, must leave work to care for her sick son, making it impossible for Melvin to eat breakfast.