Shallow Hal (2001) (C)
Release Date: July 2, 2002.
Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times.
Directed by the guys who brought you There's Something About Mary and Me, Myself & Irene, this heavyweight hit comedy is "heartwarming and hilarious - an unbeatable combination!" (WFLD-TV) Jack Black is Shallow Hal, a superficial skirt chaser who, after a mind-altering experience with a self-help guru, doesn't realize that his gorgeous girlfriend (Gwyneth Paltrow) is actually a 300-pound not-so-hottie. Meanwhile, Hal's playboy pal Mauricio (Jason Alexander) is determined to break the spell... Packed with loads of laughs and non stop fun, it's the biggest love story ever told! -- (C) 20th Century Fox, 2001, USA/Germany.
Starring Jack Black, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jason Alexander, Joe Viterelli, Susan Ward.
Directed by Bobby Farrelly and Peter Farrelly.
Genre/Subject: Comedy, Drama, Romance.
"One of the year's best comedies!"
Tom Gliatto, People Magazine.
"Big-hearted and funny!"
Jay Carr, The Boston Globe.
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