Release Date
25 Dec 1997
MPAA Rating
PG-13
Runtime
139 min
Genres
Comedy, Drama, Romance

As Good as It Gets

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.

Director

James L. Brooks

Writers

Mark Andrus (story), Mark Andrus (screenplay), James L. Brooks (screenplay)

Cast

Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear, Cuba Gooding Jr.

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