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A Man in Love (1987)

Un homme amoureux (original title)
An American film-star and an unknown British actress meet on set in Rome. She is angry when he refuses to speak to her journalist father, but later they have a passionate relationship.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Steve Elliott
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Jane Steiner
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Susan Elliott
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Julia Steiner
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Michael Pozner
John Berry ...
Harry Steiner
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Bruno Schlosser
Jean Pigozzi ...
Dante Pizani
Elia Katz ...
Sam
Constantin Alexandrov ...
De Vitta
Jean-Claude de Goros ...
Sandro
Michele Melega ...
Paolo
Jole Silvani ...
Olga
Jean-Marc Bihour ...
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Jérôme Deschamps ...
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An American film-star and an unknown British actress meet on set in Rome. She is angry when he refuses to speak to her journalist father, but later they have a passionate relationship. Written by Michael Crew <m.crew@bbcnc.org.uk>

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Drama | Romance

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September 1987 (USA)  »

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$949,451 (USA)
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2.35 : 1
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Opening film at the 1987 Cannes Film Festival. See more »

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Features Key Largo (1948) See more »

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An intensely erotic Film
22 October 2005 | by (Philadelphia, PA) – See all my reviews

Wonderful performances and beautiful cinematography. A romantic film from start to finish. The story line is probably only that of a B movie, but there's something about this film that really appeals. Greta Scacci is an erotic charmer here. This film hasn't gotten the publicity it deserves. Peter Coyote is a bit too intense in his role, but it works, nonetheless. Jamie Lee Curtis is always great. As erotic as the film is, it's also very sad. Keep the tissues nearby; you'll need them.

Last but not least, I love the musical score, and the scenery in Italy is just heaven. There aren't really any credits given for the musical score, but I believe it's some derivative of a classical piece. Would love to know which one. I wish this film were available on DVD. I've watched this film several times on VHS, after seeing its original release in the theater.


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