The video was directed by Nigel Dick, who did the Tears For Fears "Head Over Heels
" clip and also many for Britney Spears. The Nickelback video presents an unexpected interpretation of the song, as a teenaged girl blows off dinner at home with dad for a ride with her boyfriend. When he tries to rape her, she texts her father, who shows up to give the guy a beating.
It was shot in North Vancouver, with Don Broatch playing the dad.