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Camilla (1994)

PG-13 | | Drama | 25 November 1994 (USA)
Vincent and Freda Lopez are a young married Toronto couple who both indulge in the arts, Vince as an artist and Freda as a musician/composer. Their marriage is not as secure as it may seem ... See full summary »

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Freda Lopez
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Vincent Lopez
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Harold Cara
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Hunt Weller
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Ewald
Ranjit Chowdhry ...
Officer Kapur
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Jerry
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Border Guard
Gerry Quigley ...
Border Official
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Sea Bunnies Director
Devyani Saltzman ...
Girl #1
Camille Spence ...
Girl #2
Martha Cronyn ...
Coat Check Woman
Sheilanne Lindsay ...
Lauron Tinscheff
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Storyline

Vincent and Freda Lopez are a young married Toronto couple who both indulge in the arts, Vince as an artist and Freda as a musician/composer. Their marriage is not as secure as it may seem on the surface as Vince sees Freda's music as purely a hobby, while she sees it as her vocation, despite feeling insecure about it. The two drive to Savannah, Georgia for a vacation, where they meet mother and son Camilla and Harold Cara, a former concert violinist and a B-movie producer respectively. There is an immediate bond between Camilla and Freda because of their music, and because of the unconditional support Camilla provides to Freda concerning her music that Vince will or cannot. Their bond is also despite the obvious exaggerated stories Camilla tells of her life. After Vince and Harold leave to work on a joint project and after Freda and Vince have an argument following about her musical career, Freda asks Camilla to drive back to Toronto with her to attend a concert of Brahms' violin ... Written by Huggo

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They went looking for adventure... and found themselves.

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25 November 1994 (USA)  »

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$8,500,000 (estimated)

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$250,993 (USA)
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Trivia

This was the last time Jessica Tandy and her real-life husband Hume Cronyn appeared in a movie together. See more »

Goofs

Around 30:50 into the film, as Freda drives with Camilla over a bridge, the first shot (facing forward) shows the topless car with no front windscreen, the second (head-on) shows the fold-down windscreen raised. See more »

Connections

References This Is Your Life (1952) See more »

Soundtracks

Born To Be Wild
Words and Lyrics by Mars Bonfire
Performed by Steppenwolf
Published by Duchess Music Corporation
Courtesy of : MCA Records
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Soft Spoken Movie
14 June 1999 | by (NC) – See all my reviews

A gem of a movie! Jessica Tandy's Last screen credit, is yet another winning performance. Sweet and pleasant movie, never awarded the attention it deserved, however somehow to the average viewer it is not that memorable.

Dealing with just a so-so story-line that is very soft and mellow. It won't be hard to like this movie, if you can acually find it at the video store. Tandy and Fonda work well together, but watch this one for Tandy's sake, she is a film legend, and deserves this one on us!


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