Matt Hobbs is a hardly working actor who finds himself raising his 6-year-old daughter Jeannie after her mother Beth is sent away to prison. Since Matt now has to support a daughter, he has to develop more regular work habits. As a result, he takes a job as a chauffeur,
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Few things consistently put smiles on my face like James L. Brooks films. His limited but rich career is a treasure cove and I'll Do Anything may be his most overlooked gem. While you can see how this was viewed as self-indulgent or too meta, this film has aged very well and features the greatest cameo by Woody Harrelson of all-time. It's touching, funny, moving, life-affirming - a lovely film by a lovely director.