A few months after starring in one of 2007's biggest bombs, EVAN ALMIGHTY, Steve Carell makes the movie he should have done instead: a low-key romantic comedy that proves Carell has a career beyond The Office
and THE 40 YEAR OLD VIRGIN.
A popular newspaper advice columnist, New Jersey widower Dan Burns (Carell) is considerably less successful in his personal life. Four years after his wife's death, Dan finds parenting three girls on his own a bit of a challenge. He's overprotective of his eldest, 17-year-old Jane (Alison Pill), and while trying to keep a tight leash on middle daughter Cara (Brittany Robertson), a drama queen who's sure she's found tr...