As Good as it Gets (1997)

Directed by
James L. Brooks

Heart-warming comedy drama about a disgruntled, misanthropic novelist who falls for a waitress.

When he is forced to look after his gay neighbour's dog, he begins to bond with the animal and soon emerges from his self-imposed isolation. Gradually, he becomes aware of the love that still exists inside him.

Written by

Also known as "Mejor Imposible", "Mejor...Imposible", "Melhor é Impossível", "Pour le pire et pour le meilleur"

Genre: Film

Production Year: 1997

4/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour

When is As Good as it Gets next on TV?

It's next showing on True Movies August 24th, 9:00pm and on True Movies August 30th, 9:00pm. See more...


Image for Jack NicholsonJack Nicholson...Melvin Udall
Image for Helen HuntHelen Hunt...Carol Connelly
Image for Greg KinnearGreg Kinnear...Simon Bishop
Image for Cuba Gooding Jr.Cuba Gooding Jr....Frank Sachs
Shirley Knight...Beverly Connelly
Image for Skeet UlrichSkeet Ulrich...Vincent Lopiano
Image for Yeardley SmithYeardley Smith...Jackie Simpson
Lupe Ontiveros...Nora Manning
Bibi Osterwald...Neighbor Woman
Ross Bleckner...Carl
Bernadette Balagtas...Caterer
Jaffe Cohen...Partygoer
Laurie Kilpatrick...Partygoer
Alice Vaughn...Partygoer
Brian Doyle-Murray...Handyman