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As Good as It Gets

1997 , 2h 18m
Overview

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
  • Stars: Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear, Cuba Gooding Jr., Skeet Ulrich

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38 wins90 nominations
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  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Actor in a Leading Role

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    Best Actress in a Leading Role

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  • Golden Globes, USA

    Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

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7.7
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As Good as It Gets FAQ

The revenue of As Good as It Gets was 314,178,011 USD.
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..
On September 12, 2020, the IMDB rating of As Good as It Gets is 7.7/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 85/100, Metacritic rating is 67/100, TMDB rating is 7/10.
The certification of As Good as It Gets is PG-13.
On September 12, 2020, there were 5353 public reaction to As Good as It Gets including Oscar-worthy performance, great acting, extraordinary, perfect casting, superb acting.
The director of As Good as It Gets is James L. Brooks.
The genre of As Good as It Gets is Comedy,Romance.
The full version of As Good as It Gets is provided by Vudu , FandangoNOW , Netflix , DIRECTV , Redbox , Amazon Video , Microsoft Store , AMC on Demand , Apple iTunes , Google Play Movies , YouTube
The runtime of As Good as It Gets is 138 minutes.
As Good as It Gets won 1998 Academy Awards, USA, 1998 Golden Globes, USA, 1998 Screen Actors Guild Awards, 2018 20/20 Awards, 1999 Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, 1999 London Critics Circle Film Awards, 1999 SESC Film Festival, Brazil, 1998 American Comedy Awards, USA, 1998 BMI Film & TV Awards, 1998 Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards and 12 others.
The casts of As Good as It Gets are Jack Nicholson starring as Melvin Udall, Helen Hunt starring as Carol Connelly, Greg Kinnear starring as Simon Bishop, Cuba Gooding Jr. starring as Frank Sachs, Skeet Ulrich starring as Vincent Lopiano, Shirley Knight starring as Beverly Connelly.
The release date of As Good as It Gets is December 19, 1997.