Marisa Ventura is a struggling single mom who works at a posh Manhattan hotel and dreams of a better life for her and her young son. One fateful day, hotel guest and senatorial candidate Christopher Marshall meets Marisa and mistakes her for a wealthy socialite. After an enchanting evening together, the two fall madly in love. But when Marisa's true identity is revealed, issues of class and social status threaten to separate them. Can two people from very different worlds overcome their differences and live happily ever after?

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  1. Wayne Wang


  2. John Hughes


  3. Kevin Wade


Top Billed Cast

  1. Jennifer Lopez

    Jennifer Lopez

    Marisa Ventura

  2. Ralph Fiennes

    Ralph Fiennes

    Christopher "Chris" Marshall

  3. Natasha Richardson

    Natasha Richardson

    Caroline Lane

  4. Stanley Tucci

    Stanley Tucci

    Jerry Siegel

  5. Tyler Posey

    Tyler Posey

    Ty Ventura

  6. Frances Conroy

    Frances Conroy

    Paula Burns

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 45m

Budget $55,000,000.00

Revenue $154,906,693.00

Homepage http://www.sonypictures.com/movies/maidinmanhattan/

Release Information

  • December 13, 2002
    PG-13, Theatrical



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