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No Small Affair (1984)

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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Walt Cronin (as Kene Holliday)
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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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Comedy | Drama | Music | Romance

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9 November 1984 (USA)  »

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Amor en foco  »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$2,273,469, 11 November 1984, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$4,994,094
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A "100 Broderick Street" sign is featured prominently in one of the scene. Matthew Broderick was cast for lead actor before Jon Cryer was recast. In real life, 100 Broderick Street in San Francisco is located in the Haight Ashbury/Buena Vista Park neighborhood. The cross street is Haight. See more »

Quotes

Joan Cummings: You're a Catholic hospital. So you better not be bullshitting me!
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Referenced in Too Scared to Scream (1985) See more »

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Eiffel Tower
Performed by Malcolm McLaren & The McLarenettes
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not special, but enjoy it every time
18 April 2001 | by See all my reviews

Nice romantic comedy about a 16 year old guy (Jon Cryer), who likes taking pictures more as he likes girls, but that is going to change when he discovers a pretty girl on the pictures he shot in the harbor. He than falls in love and wants to find this girl, who sings in a rockband, and after some adventures they get an affair, till the point that she has to go to LA for her career, something he helped her with for the price of $6000 (I believe)....

Liked the performances of Jon Cryer, Demi Moore and also George Wendt. Although this movie is not that special, I always enjoy it when it's broadcasted.


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