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Mike Church is a Los Angeles private detective who specializes in finding missing persons. He takes on the case of a mystery woman who he calls Grace. She is suffering from amnesia and has ... See full summary »

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Mike Church is a Los Angeles private detective who specializes in finding missing persons. He takes on the case of a mystery woman who he calls Grace. She is suffering from amnesia and has no memories of her own. She keeps having nightmares involving the murder of a pianist, Margaret, by her husband Roman Strauss in the late 1940s. In an attempt to solve the mystery about these nightmares, Church seeks the help of Madson who is an antiques dealer with the gift of hypnosis. The hypnosis sessions will soon begin to reveal some surprises. Written by Sami Al-Taher <staher2000@yahoo.com>

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Rated R for language and violence | See all certifications »

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23 August 1991 (USA)  »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

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$38,020,000 (USA)
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The film was shot entirely in color and was intended to be released that way. It was decided during editing, however, that the movement between past and present could be made clearer by printing the Roman and Margaret scenes in black and white. Kenneth Branagh comments on the DVD that the costume and set designers were disappointed by this, because they would have used different colors for those scenes, which would photograph better in black and white, had they known this. See more »

Goofs

Grace says "I know my left hand from my right hand" but gestures with the wrong hands. See more »

Quotes

Mike Church: I'm not looking for Ms. Right, I'm looking for Ms. Right Now.
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Jo Anderson and Patrick Doyle are each credited twice for their dual roles in this movie. See more »


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Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
by Sergei Rachmaninoff
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Excellent Movie with Twists
7 December 2002 | by (Columbus, Ohio) – See all my reviews

This was the first movie I saw with Kenneth Branaugh and Emma Thompson and I loved their on-screen chemistry. LOVED the movie! If you have not seen it, rent it. I had never heard of it and rented it. Lots of plot twists and the love story is unique. I felt very connected to the characters - good character development. Fun little mystery, too.


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