As Good As It Gets

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Jack Nicholson's misanthropic and neurotic novelist Melvin gradually rediscovers his humanity through his encounters with a gay painter (Greg Kinnear) and a single mother (Helen Hunt). How his life is retrieved from the ashes is affectingly and funnily dealt with in a well-crafted screenplay, fuelled by three worthily Oscar-nominated performances (Hunt and Nicholson both won).