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A Smile Like Yours (1997)

Greg Kinnear plays a carriage-shy husband in a romantic comedy about a couple trying to conceive a child.

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Keith Samples
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Greg Kinnear ... Danny Robertson
Lauren Holly ... Jennifer Robertson
Joan Cusack ... Nancy Tellen
Jay Thomas ... Steve Harris
Jill Hennessy ... Lindsay Hamilton
Christopher McDonald ... Richard Halstrom
Donald Moffat ... Dr. Felber
France Nuyen ... Dr. Chin
Marianne Muellerleile ... Nurse Wheeler
Sheridan Samples Sheridan Samples ... Holly
Barbara Larsen Barbara Larsen ... Woman in Window / Woman on Plane
Tony Abou-Ganim Tony Abou-Ganim ... Welder
Nick Scoggin Nick Scoggin ... Welder
Gene Nakashita Gene Nakashita ... Karaoke Bar Owner
Lewis Brown Lewis Brown ... Karaoke Act 1
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Storyline

A childless couple attempting to conceive discover that his sperm are "lazy". Several trips to a fertility clinic prove fruitless. Also, the wife had surreptitiously quit taking the pill and provided her doctor with a sperm sample before the husband agreed to start trying to have a baby. The deception alienates the husband for a time. To compound things, a female architect has the hots for the husband and lures him out of town on business at exactly the wrong time. Written by Tony Berkoff <aberkoff@hq.caci.com>

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A comedy about the inconceivable. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some sex-related material | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English | Cantonese | Japanese

Release Date:

22 August 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Una sonrisa como la tuya See more »

Filming Locations:

Alameda, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$18,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,163,576, 24 August 1997

Gross USA:

$3,330,352

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$3,330,352
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Greg Kinnear and Lauren Holly previously starred together in Sabrina (1995), a remake of Sabrina (1954) which starred Audrey Hepburn and Humphrey Bogart. See more »

Quotes

Jay Thomas: The only time I can count as a threesome is when I use two hands.
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References Son of the Pink Panther (1993) See more »

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Not even the actors can conceive a few laughs
17 April 2004 | by kibler@adelphia.netSee all my reviews

Smile Like Yours, A (1997) Stillborn, awkwardly conceived comedy about a couple who cannot conceive a baby; Greg Kinnear is this building engineer and Lauren Holly designs perfumes, and many of their trips to the fertility clinic prove fruitless. A SMILE LIKE YOURS has cheap, sometimes embarrassing jokes, and clichéd complications and easy sitcom solutions. One of the cliched complications involves Jill Hennessy as Kinnear's co-worker who's attracted to him, and lures him to a hotel room during Holly's and his separation. It also tries too hard to be funny, delightful, and charming, that it fails being any of them. GRADE: D


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