Love Don't Cost a Thing

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Love Don't Cost a Thing ★★½ 2003 (PG-13)

Amusing remake of the 1987 movie “Can't Buy Me Love.” Alvin Johnson (Cannon) pays the most popular girl in high school, Paris Morgan (Milian), to pretend to be his girlfriend for two weeks in order to be popular. Charming leads make this one a touch better than the original. 101m/C VHS, DVD . US Nick Cannon, Christina Milian, Kenan Thompson, Kal Penn, Steve Harvey, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Al Thompson; D: Troy Beyer; W: Troy Beyer, Michael Swerdlick; C: Chuck Cohen; M: Richard Gibbs.