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Violets Are Blue... (1986)

PG-13  |   |  Drama, Romance  |  11 April 1986 (USA)
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Young love may endure in your heart and one day re-ignite, but reality may soon dowse the flames.

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Augusta 'Gussie' Sawyer
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Henry Squires
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Ruth Squires
John Kellogg ...
Ralph Sawyer
Jim Standiford ...
Addy Squires
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Ethel Sawyer
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George
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Keith Sargis ...
Bryant
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Erin Malooly ...
Erin
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Kathleen
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After fifteen years of traveling around the world Gussie (Spacek), a famous photographer, returns to the Maryland coastal resort where she grew up. She meets her high school sweetheart Henry (Kline), now married and running the local newspaper he's inherited from his father. An awkward and tension-filled romance ensues. Written by Markku Kuoppamäki

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11 April 1986 (USA)  »

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As Violetas São Azuis  »

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$4,743,287 (USA)
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Heartbreaking...
12 December 2001 | by (Connecticut, USA) – See all my reviews

A movie everyone can relate to. Lost love, a chance to go back and relive the past. I think everyone would like to try it just once. Kevin Kline is the sensitive leading man, and Sissy Spacek plays a great 'other woman'. Set in Ocean City, this movie will leave you remembering "The Good Times".


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