Director: Neil LaBute
" Nurse Betty takes a case of amnesia and spins into an irresistible mixture of sadness and hilarity. At it's giddiest peaks the movie, directed by Neil LaBute ( Your Friends and Neighbours, MIFF 1999) produces that shivery feeling
Betty Sizemore ( Rene Zellweger) accidently witnesses the murder of her cheating car salesman husband. Shocked into a state of 'Post Traumatic Stress', Betty seems unfazed and embarks on a cross-country fantasy in pursuit of an egotistical actor who plays star heart surgeon Dr. David Ravell ( Greg Kinnear), on her favorite daytime soap. Unbeknownst to Betty, her husbands slayers ( Morgan Freeman and Chris Rock) become convinced she is the key to locating a lost haul of drugs.
"Nurse Betty keeps spring mad-whacked surprises. It's something truly special" - Rolling Stone.