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Pie in the Sky (1996)

R  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  9 February 1996 (USA)
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A whimsical saga of a young man whose two life-consuming passions are unraveling traffic gridlock and an avant-garde dancer. A romantic comedy.

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Charlie Dunlap
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Amy
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Alan Davenport
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Ruby
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Mom Dunlap
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Dad Dunlap
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Mrs. Tarnell
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Paul Entamen
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Jesse Stock ...
Charlie (age 10)
A.J. Marton ...
Charlie (age 4)
Alison Chalmers ...
Amy (age 10)
Kevin Scannell ...
Dr. Sherman
Brian Davila ...
John Orofino ...
Eric
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A whimsical saga of a young man whose two life-consuming passions are unraveling traffic gridlock and an avant-garde dancer. A romantic comedy. Written by Anonymous

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The only thing that stands in the way of fate and true love is a little traffic.

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Rated R for sexuality | See all certifications »
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Corações em Trânsito  »

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FIEBRE DE CHA CHA CHA
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I enjoyed this movie for it's individual performances
2 January 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

1. Christine Lahti is almost always worth seeing (you'll have to wait until about the middle of the movie...but it's worth the wait. In a "Mrs. Robinson"-type role, she is seductive yet wholesome, and she helps send the movie's hero, "Charlie," back out into his own life and seemingly-unattainable romance.

2. Josh Charles plays a wonderfully idealistic young man chasing the career of his dreams and the girl of his dreams, starting as a young boy.

3. Anne Hesche plays Charlie's love interest as a quirky but likable young woman aspiring to a career as a modern dancer.

4. John Goodman is great as the lifelong hero Charlie has chosen to emulate and, if possible, work with.


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