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How to Deal (2003)

PG-13
101 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A teenager (Moore), disillusioned by too many examples of love gone wrong, refuses to believe that true love exists. Then this new guy (Ford) comes along...
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Sarah Dessen (novels "Someone Like You" and "That Summer") | Neena Beber (screenplay)
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$16,000,000
Opening weekend *
$5,800,000
Gross (US & Canada)
$14,195,227
Gross (World)
$14,308,132
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Release date
Jul 18, 2003 (United States)

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Mandy Moore
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Allison Janney
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Dylan Baker
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5.7 / 10 | 8,913 votes