All About Steve (2009)

Director
Phil Traill

Main cast
Sandra Bullock; Thomas Haden Church; Bradley Cooper; Ken Jeong; DJ Qualls

Genres
Comedy

Description
The story centers on a brilliant crossword constructor (Bullock) who, after one short date, decides that a CNN cameraman (Cooper) is her true love. Because the cameraman's job takes him hither and yon, she crisscrosses the country, turning up at media events as she tries to convince him they are perfect for each other.


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