(USA/Great Britain, 2008, 101 minutes)
A despondent, divorced loan officer is challenged by a self-help guru to say yes to every opportunity that comes his way. Endearingly eccentric star comedy whose high-concept premise is developed with the right amount of quirkiness.
Warner Bros. Pictures presents, in association with Village Roadshow Pictures, a Heyday Films/Zanuck Company production. Starring Jim Carrey; Zooey Deschanel, Bradley Cooper, John Michael Higgins, Rhys Darby, Danny Masterson, Fionnula Flanagan; and Terence Stamp. Directed by Peyton Reed; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, David Heyman; screenplay by Nicholas Stoller, Jarrad Paul, Andrew Mogel, based on the book by Danny Wallace, Yes Man; music by Lyle Workman and Mark Oliver Everett; songs by Eels; director of photography (Technicolor, Panavision), Robert Yeoman; production designer, Andrew Laws; costume designer, Mark Bridges; film editor, Craig Alpert.