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An Almost Perfect Affair (1979)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  27 April 1979 (USA)
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A smalltime US filmmaker goes to Cannes to try to get his movie in the limelight. A wife of one of the producers there gets interested in his story and they begin an affair.



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A smalltime US filmmaker goes to Cannes to try to get his movie in the limelight. A wife of one of the producers there gets interested in his story and they begin an affair.

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Comedy | Romance


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27 April 1979 (USA)  »

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Federico 'Freddie' Barone: When the producer and director fight each other, the loser is always the picture.
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Françoise Roumanet is credited as "French assistant editor" instead of "first assistant editor". See more »


References Revenge of the Pink Panther (1978) See more »

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Sad to hear of the death of Michael Ritchie
5 May 2001 | by (San Francisco) – See all my reviews

I, too, was in this bomb; my mother and I were the only people in the theater as it completed its short run here! What a shame that my brief career in Hollywood was in such a poor example of Michael Rithchie's work. But, just having heard of Ritchie's death a couple of weeks ago, I got to thinking how it was one of the most pleasant experiences of my life, just being an extra in one of his movies. Michael Ritchie was not only a talented director, but I can attest to the fact that he was a genuinely fine person as well. I feel immense sadness knowing that he is no longer with us.


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