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Release: 1997-12-19
As Good as It Gets
Paying A Compliment Scene
Clip Description
Carol (Helen Hunt) asks for a compliment, and Melvin (Jack Nicholson) gives her the version of why Carol makes him want to be a better man.
Movie Description
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.
James L. Brooks
TriStar Pictures