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A Pyromaniac's Love Story (1995)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  28 April 1995 (USA)
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A pastry boy and the son of a hair-piece mogul become involved in an arson scandal. Sergio is offered a bribe in exchange for taking the blame for the fire that destroys his workplace. ... See full summary »

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Sergio
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Hattie
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Stephanie Potts
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Perry
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Mrs. Linzer
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Mr. Linzer
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Sgt. Zikowski
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Jerry
Floyd Vivino ...
Ass pincher
Babs Chula ...
Ass pincher's wife
Tony Perri ...
Man in car
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Lesley Kelly ...
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Jennifer Rolin ...
Maid
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A pastry boy and the son of a hair-piece mogul become involved in an arson scandal. Sergio is offered a bribe in exchange for taking the blame for the fire that destroys his workplace. Garet, the real arsonist, is apalled that someone else would try to take credit for his act of love. Before long, Sergio and Garet become entangled in a zany love-quadrangle involving Hattie and Stephanie. Written by Brian Whiting <bwhiting@holly.colostate.edu>

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pyromania

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Warning: This is only a love story. Do not try this at home.

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Comedy | Romance

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28 April 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Amor É Fogo  »

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$468,240 (USA)
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Johnny Depp turned down the role of Garet. See more »

Quotes

Stephanie Potts: [Walks up to Garet sulking in a train station] Ahem.
Garet: Stephanie?
[She punches him, knocking him off his seat]
Garet: Wha-? Wha-? What was that for?
Stephanie Potts: I am tired of waiting for you. Now, whether you know it or not, we are in love with each other.
Garet: You're in love with me?
Stephanie Potts: Is there an echo in here? Yes, I am in love with you. And it's an aching, torturous love, which wrenches the lower extremities. Now, get up before I throw you onto the tracks.
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La Vie en Rose
Written by Louiguy, Édith Piaf and Mack David
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great for teenage girls
16 February 2004 | by (canada) – See all my reviews

i loved this movie, being of course a teenage girl, and i think most teenage girls would absolutely love this movie to death. unfortunately, any guy, except for the nicer, sensitive ones, and anybody older than 20 would probably think this was a corny, stupid, chick flick


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