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Jackie and Eugene are joined by a mystical wind tunnel which enables them to speak across a 500-mile desert. Believed by the Indians to be an omen of good luck, the wind inspires both ... See full summary »

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Crazy Venezuelan
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Jackie and Eugene are joined by a mystical wind tunnel which enables them to speak across a 500-mile desert. Believed by the Indians to be an omen of good luck, the wind inspires both characters to face their fears and follow their hearts. Written by <jwall@tti.com>

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A love story about the shortest distance between two hearts. See more »

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Eugene: I feel like I want to cry, but all I do is get angry.
Jackie: Maybe you're angry you can't cry.
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References Harvey (1950) See more »

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Sayin' Goodbye
written by James McVay
performed by James McVay
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27 March 2005 | by (Richardson, TX) – See all my reviews

This was not too bad a movie about a far-away romance. A young girl wanders out to a desert plateau in New Mexico and speaks into the wind. She is shocked when she gets a response, from a guy 500 miles away in Arizona. It seems as if they have found a wind tunnel which enables them to communicate over a great distance. Seven years later, they reconnect and discuss life's circumstances.

I thought the movie was OK. It had themes about following your heart and desires and encouraging others to do the same. I also thought it was too slow in some places, but that wasn't too bad. It had nice touches of romance and good conversations between the too leads. It was a decent movie at best.

** 1/2 out of ****


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