About a Boy (2002)
Producer: Jane Rosenthal, Robert De Niro, Brad Epstein, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner
Director: Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz
Description: Winning adaptation of the Nick Hornby novel showcases Hugh Grant as a 38-year-old slacker bachelor with an interest in toys and gadgets and none in commitment. When he attempts to date single mothers by passing himself off as a single father with a fictitious child, he's befriended by a 12-year-old fatherless boy, who soon teaches Grant a few lessons about growing up. Toni Collette, Rachel Weisz, and Nicolas Hoult also star.
Cokestories: During his first lunch date with Will and Fiona, Marcus orders fries and a Coke. After Marcus starts to hang out after school at Will's place, he has a tall glass of Coke on the coffee table one afternoon. Another afternoon, Marcus holds the glass of Coke with both hands as he hums a song.
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