History Film / AsGoodAsItGets

24th Aug '17 7:33:34 PM lipranzer
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* TheLastOfTheseIsNotLikeTheOthers: After Simon tells Carol about his DarkAndTroubledPast, while Melvin sulks in the back seat:
-->'''Carol:''' We all have these terrible stories to get over, and you-
-->'''Melvin:''' That's not true. Some of us have great stories, pretty stories, that take place at lakes, with boats and friends and noodle salad, just no one in this car.
13th Jul '17 1:50:21 AM BohemianBob43
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* AlliterativeName: Carol Connolly.
14th May '17 4:13:17 PM Miracle@StOlaf
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* CampGay: Melvin certainly seems to think Simon is one. Aside from a positively {{Squick}}y attachment to his dog, he's fairly straight up.

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* CampGay: Melvin certainly seems to think Simon is one. Aside from a positively {{Squick}}y attachment to his dog, he's slightly effeminate but otherwise fairly straight up.StraightGay.


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* TheDogBitesBack: Simon gets angry enough at Melvin's cruel remarks to take a swing at him. It misses, but it does get Melvin to approach the situation a little more tenderly.
2nd Jan '17 1:09:59 AM SeptimusHeap
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** Simon's back story involved his childhood pastime of painting his mother in the nude. [[FreudWasRight His dad didn't approve.]]

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** Simon's back story involved his childhood pastime of painting his mother in the nude. [[FreudWasRight His dad didn't approve.]]
18th Jun '16 6:46:13 AM Prfnoff
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''As Good As It Gets'' is a 1997 RomCom from the mind of Creator/JamesLBrooks, and starring Creator/JackNicholson, Helen Hunt, and Greg Kinnear. Featuring a relatively small cast, the crux of the story revolves around a reclusive novelist named Melvin Udall: his hostility toward his neighbour, Simon (Kinnear) and his [[strike: fixation]] dependence on Carol Connolly (Hunt), a down on her luck single mom with a perennially-ill son. The main characters are as follows:

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''As Good As It Gets'' is a 1997 RomCom from the mind of Creator/JamesLBrooks, and starring Creator/JackNicholson, Helen Hunt, Creator/HelenHunt, and Greg Kinnear.Creator/GregKinnear. Featuring a relatively small cast, the crux of the story revolves around a reclusive novelist named Melvin Udall: his hostility toward his neighbour, Simon (Kinnear) and his [[strike: fixation]] dependence on Carol Connolly (Hunt), a down on her luck single mom with a perennially-ill son. The main characters are as follows:
27th Apr '16 1:56:42 PM eroock
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-->--'''{{Tagline}}'''

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-->--'''{{Tagline}}'''
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6th Mar '16 7:47:26 AM Mdumas43073
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->''"A Comedy From the Heart That Goes For the Throat"''

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->''"A Comedy From comedy from the Heart That Goes For heart that goes for the Throat"''
throat."''
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18th Feb '16 8:12:05 AM lipranzer
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* TheCameo: Creator/LawrenceKasdan plays Melvin's doctor, and Creator/ToddSolondz is one of the passengers on the bus when Carol goes to see Melvin.
1st Jan '16 11:46:08 AM Doug86
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''As Good As It Gets'' is a 1997 RomCom from the mind of Creator/JamesLBrooks, and starring JackNicholson, Helen Hunt, and Greg Kinnear. Featuring a relatively small cast, the crux of the story revolves around a reclusive novelist named Melvin Udall: his hostility toward his neighbour, Simon (Kinnear) and his [[strike: fixation]] dependence on Carol Connolly (Hunt), a down on her luck single mom with a perennially-ill son. The main characters are as follows:

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''As Good As It Gets'' is a 1997 RomCom from the mind of Creator/JamesLBrooks, and starring JackNicholson, Creator/JackNicholson, Helen Hunt, and Greg Kinnear. Featuring a relatively small cast, the crux of the story revolves around a reclusive novelist named Melvin Udall: his hostility toward his neighbour, Simon (Kinnear) and his [[strike: fixation]] dependence on Carol Connolly (Hunt), a down on her luck single mom with a perennially-ill son. The main characters are as follows:
17th Nov '15 12:35:21 AM ComposerAri
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''As Good As It Gets'' is a 1997 RomCom from the mind of Creator/JamesLBrooks, and starring JackNicholson, Helen Hunt, and Greg Kinnear. Featuring a relatively small cast, the crux of the story revolves around a reclusive novelist named Melvin Udall: his harassment of his neighbour, Simon (Kinnear) and his [[strike: fixation]] dependence on Carol Connolly (Hunt), a down on her luck single mom with a perennially-ill son. The main characters are as follows:

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''As Good As It Gets'' is a 1997 RomCom from the mind of Creator/JamesLBrooks, and starring JackNicholson, Helen Hunt, and Greg Kinnear. Featuring a relatively small cast, the crux of the story revolves around a reclusive novelist named Melvin Udall: his harassment of hostility toward his neighbour, Simon (Kinnear) and his [[strike: fixation]] dependence on Carol Connolly (Hunt), a down on her luck single mom with a perennially-ill son. The main characters are as follows:
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