Keanu Reeves and Amanda Peet co-star, with Frances Mc Dormand, Paul Michael Glaser, Jon Favreau, and Ka Dee Strickland playing key supporting roles.
The film received generally favorable reviews For her performance Keaton earned a Golden Globe, a Satellite Award, as well as an Academy Award nomination and a SAG Award nomination for Best Actress, among other recognitions.
Nicholson also received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy.
This was Nicholson and Keaton's second film together since 1981's Reds.
When he recovers, his young doctor (Keanu Reeves) releases him from the hospital but only on the condition that he remain "nearby"--i.e., at Keaton's house.
unknown date Keanu Reeves was rumored to be dating Alan Cumming.
They planned to marry one another before a small party of invited pals.
No sooner do they arrive than Mom (Keaton) and her sister (Frances Mc Dormand) show up.
Nicholson and Keaton take an immediate dislike to each other, but all four nonetheless decide to stay at the beach house together.