Former Vanity Fair editor Graydon Carter has a small role as a limo driver. See more »
(at around 20 mins) When Jane lets the German Shepherd, Shep, into a taxi, she says, "Good girl." Later she refers to him as a male: "Come on, boy." See more »
Squirrels to the nuts! Oh, are you okay? I cannot believe I'm running into you Derek!
No, I'm not going to be quiet! It's Margie, remember? From Chicago? I've looked everywhere for you! You don't understand, you've changed my life! I went to fashion school, and I'm the executive buyer here.
Besides that, you gave me the single best night I ever had in bed and out. And it's all because of you and the squirrels and the nuts!
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Clips from the film "Cluny Brown" and the TV show "The Sopranos" are shown during the credits. See more »
Written by Richard Shuckburgh (uncredited)
Arranged by Ben Ashford
Under license from 5 Alarm Music / Imagem Production Music See more »
somewhere in cinema
Peter Bogdanovich was one of the directors who came about in the late '60s to early '70s whose movies signaled the new direction that cinema would take. Unlike most of the directors, Bogdanovich incorporated nostalgia in his work. "Targets" cast Boris Karloff as an aging horror star; "The Last Picture Show" looked at the changes in a small town; "What's Up, Doc?" was a remake of "Bringing Up Baby"; "Paper Moon" focused on the Depression.
Bogdanovich continues this pattern with "She's Funny That Way", about an assortment of people involved in the production of a play. It references the old screwball comedies. It's not a masterpiece, but the mixture of comedy and relatable characters make it worth the while. Bogdanovich loosely references some of his own work by casting Cybill Shepherd in a supporting role and Tatum O'Neal in a cameo (there's an even more surprising cameo at the end).
An OK movie.
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