- Director: Nancy Meyers
- Writer: Josh Goldsmith, Cathy Yuspa, Diane Drake
- Stars: Mel Gibson(Nick Marshall), Helen Hunt(Darcy Maguire), Marisa Tomei(Lola), Alan Alda(Dan Wanamaker), Ashley Johnson(Alex Marshall), Mark Feuerstein(Morgan Farwell), Lauren Holly(Gigi)
look up to : 尊敬する、to admire
GIGI (V.O.): You know the expression, "A man's man"?
A man's man is the leader of the pack. The kind of man other men look up to, admire and emulate.
A man's man is the kind of man who just doesn't get what women are about.
psyche : 心、魂
snag : ～をさっとつかむ［捕らえる］、To catch or obtain quickly or unexpectedly:
DAN: Darcy lead a creative team that snagged 500 million in new business wins. And that was just last year alone. Here at Sloane Curtis, we've always prided ourselves on our strategic thinking.
Now it's time for us to step up and once again prove ourselves creatively in the marketplace.
cut to the chase : 要点を言う、本題に入る
DARCY: So, as our friends in Hollywood say, let's cut to the chase.
How are we going to turn this company around?
electrocute : 感電死させる
black out : 気を失う、気絶する
NICK: Yes! Yes! Okay, anyway, I was drying my hair and I fell over and tripped and fell into the bathtub and electrocuted myself and blacked out. And when I woke up, I could hear what every woman around me was thinking.
for starters : まず第一に、To begin with; initially
DR. PERKINS: Why would you want to get rid of such a gift?
NICK: Well, for starters, almost every woman I know thinks I'm an asshole.
DR. PERKINS (HER THOUGHTS): That's what I thought when I first met you.
get wind of : 〔計略・気配・うわさなど〕をかぎつける、To hear or learn about something
NICK: Um...Nike? Women's Division?
DARCY: You heard they were shopping?
NICK: I got wind of it.
DARCY: Huh. That's amazing. I heard no one knew.