Bright, bubbly and thoroughly inconsequential, this formulaic romantic comedy rests firmly on the slender shoulders of Spanish actress Penelope Cruz, in her first English-language starring role. Cursed by motion sickness, Brazilian beauty Isabella
Oliviera (Cruz) must always be in control: in the car, on the dance floor, in bed...everywhere
. Her macho husband Toninho (Murilo Benicio) puts up with Isabella's headstrong ways for three years after all, it's her inspired cooking that makes his restaurant an instant hit but
eventually rebels and cheats on her with a more compliant cutie. The devastated Isabella decamps for San Francisco, where her o...