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A Little Romance (1979)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  27 April 1979 (USA)
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A French boy (Daniel) and an American girl (Lauren), who goes to school in Paris, meet and begin a little romance. They befriend Julius who enchants them with his story telling. In an ... See full summary »

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A French boy (Daniel) and an American girl (Lauren), who goes to school in Paris, meet and begin a little romance. They befriend Julius who enchants them with his story telling. In an attempt to solidify the teens' love forever, the three journey to Venice. Written by Felicia H. Berke <feberke@vassar.edu>

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Claude Klotz wrote a sequel to this film's source novel "Pythagore, je t'adore" ("Pythagoras, I love you"). The book was published in 2001 but to date [January 2013] this book has never been filmed. The story starts several years after the events of the this film and its source novel by Klotz. In the story, Lauren King has moved back to the United States and is not in contact with Daniel Michon anymore but they reconnect. See more »

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Natalie Woodstein, Lauren's dorky friend: You don't know what love is like until you've fallen for your cousin.
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delightful movie
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I first saw this movie in 1979. I loved it then and it has not lost any of it's magic 37 years later. Lane and Bernard are sweet and captivating and of course Sir Laurence Olivier gives another wonderful performance in his long distinguished career. Like many who saw this movie so many years ago, I often wondered what ever became of the young actor who portrayed Daniel. Apparently he decided that acting was not a profession he would continue to pursue as I have recently discovered, ashame that he did'nt do more. The award winning score to this movie by Georges DeLarue is probably the movies greatest triumph, for without it the story may not have come across with quite the power that it did. This movie is a real blessing!


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