Annie quickly learns that she has more than her hands full taking care of him.
In line with the desire for the child to learn French, his birthday cake is iced with "Happy Birthday" written in French.Two strangers stuck in Manhattan for the night grow into each other's most trusted confidants when an evening of unexpected adventure forces them to confront their fears and take control of their lives.After graduating from Montclair State, New Jersey Girl Annie can't make up her mind about what to do with her life.After saving a little boy from being run over in the park, she is quickly employed as a nanny for a rich Upper East Side couple.Mr X is occupied with his business, Mrs X loves shopping, and neither really likes to spend time with their little boy Grayer.However, the cake said "Bonne fête," which is Quebec French, instead of the more suitable "Joyeux anniversaire" or "Bon anniversaire" used in France.
See more » Why Can't We Be Friends Written by Thomas Allen (as Sylvester Allen), Harold R. Dickerson (as Morris Dickerson), Jerry Goldstein, Lonnie Jordan (as Leroy Jordan), Charles Miller, Lee Oskar, Howard E.
Scott (as Howard Scott) Performed by War (as WAR) Courtesy of Avenue Records / Far Out Productions See more » This is better than you'd expect. It is fascinating to watch as it shows a surprisingly not exaggerated view of New York domestic life. Scarlett does a good job - this is the first movie I really liked her in.
She is not afraid of looking unglamorous if the role requires it.
Comparing this with Devil Wears Prada - I think this is more realistic, funny and moving. Paul Giamatti is a bit unlikely as a successful finance person.
Should have chosen someone a bit more executive like.
Alicia Keyes is a bit out of place as the friend - too pretty.