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Two Moon Junction (1988)

 -  Drama | Romance  -  29 April 1988 (USA)
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A young Southern débutante temporarily abandons her posh lifestyle and upcoming, semi-arranged marriage to have a lustful and erotic fling with a rugged drifter who works at a local carnival.

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April has just graduated from an exclusive Southern college. She's just returned home to her family mansion to prepare for her semi-arranged marriage to "the right man", a man approved by April's father, a Senator. During a trip to the local fair, April meets Perry, the kind of man she always wanted but never knew. Her parents are aghast, as Perry is exactly the kind of man they don't want her associating with. April must reconcile the expectations of her family and her fiancée with the passion she feels for Perry. Written by Murray Chapman <muzzle@cs.uq.oz.au>

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Congiunzione di due lune  »

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$1,547,397 (USA)
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The title may be a pun, given the erotic nature of the film. See more »

Goofs

At the end of the movie, when April is in Perry's shower, we see her left hand without any jewelry. In a subsequent close-up of the same hand, there's an engagement ring and wedding band. See more »

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Samantha Delongpre: Get off my sister!
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Lo, How A Rose E're Blooming
Performed by The Notre Dame Glee Club
Written by Michael Praetorius
Arranged by Archibald T. Davidson
Published by E.C. Schirmer Music Company, Inc. Boston
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Tongue-in-cheek and rather enjoyable.
26 September 2001 | by See all my reviews

This film doesn't take itself too seriously, and neither should you. Zalman King's direction is ultra-stylish and Fenn and Tyson make an attractive couple (the film will appeal to both sexes). It still plays like an extended TV commercial with soft-core overtones, but at least it almost constantly keeps its tongue in its cheek, which turns out to be a big plus. Clever ending, too. (**1/2)


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