By the end of the movie, she's still pretty much the way she was at the start, and with little to no explanation as to how she became that way.Together, the actresses also wrote the screenplay, based on a script for an off-Broadway play they had written.Certified Fresh Movies and TV shows are Certified Fresh with a steady Tomatometer of 75% or higher after a set amount of reviews (80 for wide-release movies, 40 for limited-release movies, 20 for TV shows), including 5 reviews from Top Critics.A woman searching for the perfect man instead discovers the perfect woman in this romantic comedy.And I don't mean sexual chemistry, since if you come to this movie expecting anything like sexual titillation, you will be sorely disappointed, apart from some kissing, all of the sex takes place off camera.No, the chemistry I refer to, is the repressed, snobbish, girl-next-door character of Jessica, rubbing up against (no pun intended), the free-spirited, wild girl of Helen.Jessica reads on to discover that she has a lot in common with the person who placed the ad -- too much so, since it turns out the notice is from a woman, Helen Cooper (Heather Juergensen), who manages an art gallery.Jessica figures it would at least be nice to hang out with someone who shares her interests, and she gives Helen a call.
and Helen is a bit more avid about her new romantic horizons than Jessica.See full summary » Annabelle is the wise-beyond-her-years newcomer to an exclusive Catholic girls school.Having been expelled from her first two schools she's bound to stir some trouble. See full summary » An uptight and conservative woman, working on tenure as a literacy professor at a large urban university, finds herself strangely attracted to a free-spirited, liberal woman who works at a local carnival that comes to town. The movie made me laugh, it made me cry, it was everything you could ever want in a movie. The characters are hilarious, but three dimensional and the sense of humor that the movie carries is phenomenal.Jessica Stein (Jennifer Westfeldt) is a woman with a solid career as a copy editor, but her love life isn't much to write home about; she's been through a long series of disastrous first dates that refuse to evolve into second dates, and the well-intended advice of her best friend Joan (Jackie Hoffman) and former boyfriend Josh (Scott Cohen) isn't helping a bit.One day, Jessica is scanning personal ads in the newspaper with her friends, and she sees one with a quote from her favorite poet.He'll look for a guy for her and she'll look for a gal for him.