William Thacker is a London bookstore owner whose humdrum existence is thrown into romantic turmoil when famous American actress Anna Scott appears in his shop. A chance encounter over spilled orange juice leads to a kiss that blossoms into a full-blown affair. As the average bloke and glamorous movie star draw closer and closer together, they struggle to reconcile their radically different lifestyles in the name of love.
Director: Roger Michell
Awards: Won 1 BAFTA Award, 11 wins & 17 nominations total
Worldwide Gross: $363,889,678
Release Date: 1999-05-21
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%