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What Women Want

15 Dec 2000

2 hr 7 min

Comedy, Romance

He has the power to hear everything women are thinking. Finally... a man is listening.
Advertising executive Nick Marshall is as cocky as they come, but what happens to a chauvinistic guy when he can suddenly hear what women are thinking? Nick gets passed over for a promotion, but after an accident enables him to hear women's thoughts, he puts his newfound talent to work against Darcy, his new boss, who seems to be infatuated with him.


Status: Released
Country: USA
Languages: English, French
Awards: Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 5 wins & 7 nominations.
Budget: $70M


Nancy Meyers


Nancy Meyers (Producer)
Stephen McEveety (Executive Producer)
Gina Matthews (Producer)
Bruce Davey (Producer)
Susan Cartsonis (Producer)
Carmen Finestra (Executive Producer)
Matt Williams (Producer)
David McFadzean (Executive Producer)
Bruce A. Block (Co-Producer)


(Screenplay · Story)


Mel Gibson (as Nick Marshall)
Helen Hunt (as Darcy McGuire)
Marisa Tomei (as Lola)
Alan Alda (as Dan Wanamaker)
Lauren Holly (as Gigi)
Mark Feuerstein (as Morgan Farwell)
Ashley Johnson (as Alexandra Marshall)
Delta Burke (as Eve)
Diana Maria Riva (as Stella)
Eric Balfour (as Cameron)
Judy Greer (as Erin)
Sarah Paulson (as Annie)
Bette Midler (as Dr. J.M. Perkin · Dr. J. M. Perkins (uncredited))
Logan Lerman (as Young Nick Marshall)
Lisa Edelstein (as Dina)
Robin Pearson Rose (as Kitchen Secretary)
Christopher Emerson (as Mail Room Kid)
Ashlee Turner (as Woman in Library)
Sierra Pecheur (as Woman at Lunch Counter)
Valerie Perrine (as Margo)
Ana Gasteyer (as Sue Cranston)
Loretta Devine (as Flo the Doorwoman)
Andrea Baker (as Office Intern)
Joe Petcka (as Man on Street)
Coburn Goss (as Man on Street)
Kathrin Middleton (as Gigi's Friend)
Palmer Davis (as Showgirl)
Alexondra Lee (as Woman in Pink Sweater)
Shirley Prestia (as Coffee Shop Customer)
T. J. Thyne (as Coffee Shop Customer)
Audrey Wasilewski (as Secretary with Danish · Kitchen Secretary)
Angela Oh (as Jess, Dan's Secretary)
Robert Briscoe Evans (as Ted)
Katie Kneeland (as Woman in Park)
Kelley Hazen (as Woman in Park)
Brooke Elliott (as Woman in Park)
Lisa Long (as Sloane · Curtis Executive)
Cristine Rose (as Sloane · Curtis Attorney)
Arden Myrin (as Darcy's Assistant)
Rachel Duncan (as Alex's Friend)
Alex McKenna (as Alex's Friend)
Tracy Pacheco (as Woman in Library)
Juanita Jennings (as Kitchen Secretary)
Hallie Meyers-Shyer (as Girl at Lunch Counter)
Caryn Greenhut (as Woman at Lunch Counter)
Marnie Mosiman (as Woman at Lunch Counter)
Nnenna Freelon (as Nightclub Singer)
Gil Hacohen (as Haim)
Andi Eystad (as Girl at Prom)
Greg Bronson (as Upscale Pedestrian (uncredited))
Elizabeth Friedman (as Classmate (uncredited))
Melanie Good (as Showgirl (uncredited))
Drew Howerton (as Boy at Prom (uncredited))
Dean Teaster (as Taxi Driver (uncredited))



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