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True Love (1989)

Donna and Michael are getting married. But first, they have to plan the reception, get the tux, buy the rings, and cope with their own uncertainty about the decision. Michael fears ... See full summary »

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Donna
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Michael
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Grace
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Dom
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JC
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Brian (as Michael J. Wolfe)
Kelly Cinnante ...
Yvonne
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Kevin
Suzanne Costollos ...
Fran
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Angelo (as Vinny Pastore)
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Carmella
Marie Michaels ...
Chickie
Anna Vergani ...
Grandma
John Nacco ...
Benny
Ann Tucker ...
Barbara
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Donna and Michael are getting married. But first, they have to plan the reception, get the tux, buy the rings, and cope with their own uncertainty about the decision. Michael fears commitment. Donna has her doubts about Michael's immaturity. Both are getting cold feet. Written by Azure_Girl

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15 September 1989 (USA)  »

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Ahavat Emet  »

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$1,400,000 (USA)
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Picked by Entertainment Weekly magazine as one of the "50 Greatest Independent Films" in a special supplement devoted to independent films that was only distributed to subscribers in November 1997. See more »

Quotes

Maître d': We often color the potatoes to match the colors of the wedding.
Donna: Oh, yeah?
Maître d': But with rainbow, you can go with anything. Might I suggest a pale blue?
Michael: Wait a minute, wait a minute - did you say blue mashed potatoes?
Maître d': Yes.
Michael: No, we're not having blue mashed potatoes at this wedding.
Donna: What kind of blue?
Maître d': Sort of a sky blue.
Michael: Get out of here! I'm not eating blue food.
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Crazy Credits

Michael and Donna's black-and-white wedding video plays during much of the end credits. There is also a short color scene of the flower girl and ring bearer during the end credits. See more »

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Featured in Cinefile: Made in the USA (1993) See more »

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Stop Twistin' My Arm
Written by David Sholl
Performed by Barrence Whitfield (as Barrence Whitefield) And The Savages
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very bitter/and very sweet
22 September 2005 | by (la) – See all my reviews

This film is as about 'slice of Italian life' as you can get..and one without blood shed-..THEN NEWBIES - SCIORRA AND Eldard are amazing as a star crossed hot tailed engage typical Italian/irish couple- Sciorra is drop dead beautiful and still is !!... the charm about the film comes into play with the often witty /eccentric and very colorful supporting cast - in every scene a support actor steals the scene- i love very ethic Italian stories about the family and the cousins and the aunts uncle and cousins and this film fits the bill perfectly . its warm hearted - lively and sooooooooooo true to reality about the angst of love- and marriage -


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