Love Happens

September 18th 2009
  • Comedy/Romance,
  • PG-13,
  • 109 min,
  • Universal Pictures
  • Cast: Aaron Eckhart, Jennifer Aniston, Dan Fogler, John Carroll Lynch, Martin Sheen, Judy Greer, Frances Conroy, Joe Anderson, Sasha Alexander, Clyde Kusatsu, Michael Kopsa, Michelle Harrison, Darla Vandenbossche, Tom Pickett, Patricia Harras, Aurelio Dinunzio, Danielle Dunn-Morris, Maxine Miller, Tim Henry, Ellie Harvie, Carol Hodge, Craig Anderson, Brandon Jay McLaren, Rekha Sharma
  • Director: Brandon Camp
  • Writers: Brandon Camp, Mike Thompson
  • Producers: Mary Parent, Scott Stuber, Mike Thompson
  • Associate Producers: Alexa Faigen, Nath V.G.
  • Executive Producers: J. Miles Dale, Ryan Kavanaugh, Richard Solomon
  • Art Direction: Kendelle Elliott
  • Castings: Heike Brandstatter, Coreen Mayrs, Jennifer L. Smith
  • Costume Design: Trish Keating
  • D.O.P.: Eric Edwards
  • Editor: Dana E. Glauberman
  • Makeup: Elisabeth Fry
  • Music: Christopher Young
  • Production Design: Sharon Seymour
  • Set Decoration: Lesley Beale


Aaron Eckhart and Jennifer Aniston star in the romantic drama Love Happens. When a self-help author arrives in Seattle to teach a sold-out seminar, he unexpectedly meets the one person who might finally be able to help him help himself. Dr. Burke Ryan (Eckhart) is on the precipice of a major multimedia deal, but the therapist who asks his patients to openly confront their pain is secretly unable to take his own advice. Eloise Chandler (Aniston) has sworn off men and decided to focus on her floral business. However, when she meets Burke at the hotel where hes speaking, there is an instant attraction. But will two people who have met the right person at exactly the wrong time be able to give love another chance? As each struggles with the hurt of love and loss, they realize that in order to move forward, they need to let go of the past. And if they can, theyll find that, sometimes, love happens when you least expect it.

Basic Information

  • Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
  • Filming Locations: Seattle, USA; Vancouver, Canada
  • MPAA Warning: Some language including sexual references
  • Production Companies: Universal Pictures, Relativity Media, Stuber Productions, Camp / Thompson Pictures

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The film was formerly known as "Brand New Day" and "Traveling".

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Worldwide Release Dates

  • 17 September 2009: Greece
  • 24 September 2009: Russia
  • 9 October 2009: UK
  • 23 October 2009: Romania
  • 5 November 2009: Israel, Netherlands
  • 12 November 2009: Germany
  • 18 November 2009: Belgium
  • 26 November 2009: Australia
  • 3 December 2009: Czech Republic
  • 4 December 2009: Norway
  • 19 March 2010: Brazil