Because I Said So

Because I Said So

Diane Keaton
Director: Michael Lehmann Cast: Diane Keaton
Diane Keaton
, Mandy Moore
Mandy Moore
, Gabriel Macht
Gabriel Macht
Michael Lehmann

DVD (Wide Screen)

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Diane Keaton stars as a unconditionally loving, but meddling, mother whose vain attempt to prevent her insecure youngest daughter from repeating the same mistakes that she made leads to a series of comic misunderstandings in director Michael Lehmann's affectionate family comedy. When it comes to the topic of motherhood, Daphne Wilder (Keaton) has seen it all. Her eldest daughter, Maggie (Lauren Graham), is a highly respected psychologist and her middle daughter, Mae (Piper Perabo), is both sexy and smart, but youngest Milly (Mandy Moore) just can't seem to get things right no matter how hard she tries. Recognizing that the romantic exploits of her charming-but-struggling youngest always seem to end in tears, concerned mother Daphne vows to find Millie the perfect man. Though she always means well, Daphne's misguided attempt to set her daughter up by placing a carefully worded personal ad proves once and for all that even the most well-intending of mothers can sometimes overstep their boundaries.

Product Details

Release Date: 05/08/2007
UPC: 0025193227027
Original Release: 2006
Rating: PG-13
Source: Universal Studios
Region Code: 1
Presentation: [Wide Screen]
Sound: [Dolby AC-3 Surround Sound]
Time: 1:42:00
Sales rank: 5,732

Special Features

"The Making of Because I Said So" featurette; Designing a "Wilder" World; "World Spins Madly On" music video by The Weepies.

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Diane Keaton Daphne Wilder
Mandy Moore Milly Wilder
Gabriel Macht Johnny
Tom Everett Scott Jason
Lauren Graham Maggie Wilder
Piper Perabo Mae Wilder
Stephen Collins Joe
Ty Panitz Lionel
Matt Champagne Eli
Zachary Gordon Little Arthur
Colin Ferguson Derek
Tony Hale Stuart
Sophina Brown Matisse, Milly's Staff 1
Karen Leigh Hopkins Charlie, Milly's Staff 2
Emily Maisano Milly's Staff 3
Gerald Downey Cousin Dougy's Friend
Ingrid Sanai Buron Singing Bride
Satya Lee Daphne's Masseuse
Alexis Rhee Maggie's Masseuse
Tuan Shu Lan Milly's Masseuse
Steve Little Bad Teeth Guy
John Ross Bowie Cute Food Spewing Guy
Parvesh Cheena Foreign Guy
Doug Budin Sneezer
William Belli Transsexual
Carlo Michael Mancini Arnold
Mary Pat Gleason Iris
Judi Barton Jason's Mother
Rudolph Willrich Jason's Father
David Purdham Uncle Philip
P.J. Byrne Photographer
Edith Jefferson Female Senior
Holly Westen Catering Staff
Nate Petre Bleached Teeth Guy
Allison Caetano Roller Blader
Chris Monberg Roller Blader
David Kitay Conductor

Technical Credits
Michael Lehmann Director
Douglas Axtell Sound/Sound Designer
Eyde Belasco Casting
Paul Brooks Producer
Shay Cunliffe Costumes/Costume Designer
Mitchell Dubin Camera Operator
Karen Leigh Hopkins Associate Producer,Screenwriter
Julio Macat Cinematographer
Don Muirhead Camera Operator
Jessie Nelson Producer,Screenwriter
Scott Niemeyer Executive Producer
Wendy Rhoads Co-producer
Natalie Richards Set Decoration/Design
Dana Sano Musical Direction/Supervision
Paul Seydor Editor
Sharon Seymour Production Designer
Jonathan Shore Associate Producer
Troy T. Takaki Editor
Christopher Tandon Art Director
Mike Topoozian Asst. Director
Joe Valentine Camera Operator
Norm Waitt Executive Producer

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Because I Said So
1. Tying the Knot (Main Titles) [7:10]
2. Loosen Up [7:01]
3. Date My Daughter [7:29]
4. So Perfect [3:33]
5. A Lot of Static [4:06]
6. Asking for It [4:35]
7. Ready to Rock? [4:08]
8. Good Taste [4:28]
9. There's Still Time [6:27]
10. An Off Day [3:11]
11. The "Oompa Loompa" [4:09]
12. Don't Fight It [5:16]
13. Good Question [5:31]
14. One for the Books [5:03]
15. Where's the Truth? [6:03]
16. Misplaced Anger [3:17]
17. It's Your Life [5:11]
18. Common Sense [4:10]
19. Another Wedding [4:36]
20. End Titles [5:41]

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