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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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Un pequeño romance  »

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The crews were denied access to shoot in the Louvre. So instead, a replica set was built complete with several plaster components. See more »

Quotes

Daniel Michon: ...that legend is just another one of your damn lies.
Julius: You could make it true. What are legends anyway but stories about ordinary people doing extraordinary things? Of course, it takes courage and imagination... not everybody has that. I may be an old fraud Daniel, but I do know this: something that two people who are in love create together against impossible odds, can hold them together... forever.
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the greatest film ever
22 September 2000 | by (riv., ca.) – See all my reviews

there are times when you're happy to be alive. there are also times when you'd rather be dead. i've cried more times than i can count being depressed or alone. we all have, but this was the first movie to ever grab me by the heart and say,"isn't that the most wonderful proclamation of true love, is there nothing more sacred to life than love?" this is the first time i ever cried happy for something. being with the person you will marry at sunset underneath the bridge of sighs and kissing as the church bell rings. watching the sun break through the dusk. truly devine..


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