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No Small Affair (1984)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Music  -  9 November 1984 (USA)
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The 16 years old amateur photographer Charles accidentally takes a photo of Laura - and falls in love with her, when he develops the picture. He finds out that she works as singer in a bar,... See full summary »

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Charles Cummings
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Jake
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Leonard
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Susan
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Joan Cummings
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Ken
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Nelson
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Gus Sosnowski
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Scott
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Stephanie (as Judy Baldwin)
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Mona
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Walt Cronin
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John
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The 16 years old amateur photographer Charles accidentally takes a photo of Laura - and falls in love with her, when he develops the picture. He finds out that she works as singer in a bar, but is about to be thrown out. Although rejected at first by the 23 years old, he wants to help her and starts an ad campaign behind her back... with unexpected results. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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He's 16. She's 22. All he wanted was her picture. What he got was... no small affair.

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Amor en foco  »

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The school that Laura and Charles meet in front of is James Lick Middle School of Noe Street in Noe Valley. See more »

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Charles Cummings: I hate photographing people, people are the worst.
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A young photographer has a big crush.
9 December 2000 | by (Muskogee OK) – See all my reviews

Cute. Cozy. A dash of sizzle. Jon Cryer is a high school student, who has devoted his life to photography. He accidentally takes a shot of a young woman(Demi Moore)that will become his obsession. Moore plays a singer trying to get her career started. Cryer spends his life savings ($6,000)on putting Moore's picture on 175 taxi cabs. The rest is pretty juvenile.

Miss Moore at times is down right sultry and I was disappointed that she was not doing her own singing. The voice you hear is that of Chrissy Faith. In my opinion, Miss Moore is the only good thing to happen to this movie. I admit watching it three times and find the goodbye scene at the airport worth the price of admission or rental. A kiss to remember.

Also in the cast are George Wendt, Ann Wedgeworth, Jennifer Tilly and Jeffrey Tambor. Look for a small part for Tim Robbins.


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