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Mad Love (1995)

 -  Drama | Romance  -  26 May 1995 (USA)
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Casey and Matt are high school kids in love. They run away together after Casey's parents check her into a mental hospital for trying to kill herself. Matt sneaks her out and on the road ... See full summary »

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Richard Chaim ...
Duncan
Robert Nadir ...
Coach
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Margaret Roberts
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Richard Roberts
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Joanna Leland
T.J. Lowther ...
Adam Leland
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Clifford Leland
Elaine Miles ...
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Sharon Collar ...
Librarian
Selene H. Vigil ...
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Valerie M. Agnew ...
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Roisin Dunne ...
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Casey and Matt are high school kids in love. They run away together after Casey's parents check her into a mental hospital for trying to kill herself. Matt sneaks her out and on the road Casey starts to have Mental problems. Written by <jgilmore@ix.netcom.com>

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Rated PG-13 for brief strong language and issues of an emotionally disturbed teen,including risk-taking situations and sexuality | See all certifications »
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26 May 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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$15,453,274 (USA)
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Leonardo DiCaprio turned down the role of Matt Leland. See more »

Quotes

Casey: Matt, I have a question for you.
Matt: Uh huh.
Casey: If you were able to know when you were going to die, would you want to know?
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Haydn String Quartet No. 1 - 3rd Movement
Written by Joseph Haydn
Arranged by Alain Leroux
Courtesy of Pro Music Inc.
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10 November 2004 | by (Ga, USA) – See all my reviews

Well, I have to say I really did like this movie. I went in expecting to hate it. I really tried hard to hate it. Normally I hate the "romantic mush" type films, but... this movie actually transcended that. Instead of focusing mainly on the love, they focused on the mental illness. Heh, I have some issues myself, so I was able to relate quite a bit to her character. I'm severely agoraphobic, so I'd never run away, lol. I love Drew Barrymore. I think she's sexy through and through, absolutely adorable to boot. I will give any movie with her in it a chance. Some I loathe, some I like, some I love. "NEVER BEEN KISSED" is one that I loathe... But oh my, she was so cute! - I say everyone should give this movie a chance. Ignore the "violent" behavior and the irrational behavior, because you can't properly portray such a mental illness without it. I also don't think a movie dealing with mental illness to this depth should be rated R. I love that this film showed that those of us with mental illness are people too. We too have feelings. I wish I'd watched it sooner rather than just assuming I'd probably not like it.


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