The working title of the movie was The Last First Kiss, referring to a line that Hitch delivers to Albert: "This could be her last first kiss".Parts of the movie were filmed in Morningside Heights, Manhattan, at Columbia University, at Ellis Island, in the Fulton Fish Market, at the Wall Street Bull and the North Cove Marina.Alex Hitchens is "The Date Doctor." He helps men to land dates. Performed by Sam Cooke Courtesy of The RCA Records Label By Arrangement with ABKCO Records See more » I saw this movie screened last night, and you know what? For the most part, it's a by the numbers 'chick flick', but makes no pretensions to be more than that, and in fact, is very good for what it is. The humor is rather broad, though much it very funny. It gets a bit sappy towards the end (don't all mainstream romantic comedies though?Sara is a gossip columnist for a New York City tabloid. Despite their natures, Alex and Sara begin a relationship. The easy thing to do would be to take potshots at this film; throw out things like 'Fresh Prince', 'getting jiggy with it', and even throw around the whole 'black dude making a white dude cool' angle; but that's too easy isn't it? Of course you won't see it up for an Oscar (what a tired joke that is); nor does it contain Quientin Tarantion-esquire dialogue or groundbreaking visuals. ), but if you're looking for a above average date movie with more than a few belly laughs, this is your film. The DVD and VHS release was released by Columbia Tri Star Home Entertainment and was one of the first films to employ Sony's ARcc OS Protection copy protection.The film is also available on UMD (Universal Media Disc) for the Sony PSP (Play Station Portable).
Here's a huge bitch we've brought to the beach, Neon Hitch!
Complications ensue when Sara's latest scoop happens to be one of Alex's clients. But taken for what it is, a romantic comedy, it really is very good.
: Basic principles: no woman wakes up saying, "God, I hope I don't get swept off my feet today!
Throughout the entire process, he keeps his career secret, claiming to be a generic "consultant." Hitch meets with Vance Munson (Jeffrey Donovan), a shallow chauvinist attempting to enlist Hitch to help him land a one-night stand with Casey Sedgewick (Julie Ann Emery), Sara's coworker and best friend.
Although Hitch refuses to help, Vance misleads Sara into believing that he has used Hitch's services.