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Bed of Roses (1996)

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Romantic drama about a young career girl who is swept off her feet by a shy florist, who fell in love with her after one glimpse through a shadowy window.





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Cast overview, first billed only:
Lewis Farrell
Lisa Walker
Kim (as Pamela Segall)
Lewis' Mom
Anne Pitoniak ...
Grandma Jean
Michael Haley ...
Lewis' Dad (as R.M. Haley)
Cass Morgan ...
Víctor Sierra ...


Romantic drama about a young career girl who is swept off her feet by a shy florist, who fell in love with her after one glimpse through a shadowy window. Written by Jonathan Broxton <j.w.broxton@sheffield.ac.uk>

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Fall in love for the first time, or all over again See more »


Romance | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for mild language and thematic elements | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

26 January 1996 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Amelia and the King of Plants  »

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$37,905,900 (USA)

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


There is an interesting Matrix connection here. Mary Alice who is the librarian would go on to play the Oracle in the Matrix sequels. Gina Torres is the partner of Laurence Fishburne/Morpheus. See more »


Kim: You got material like this, who wants the truth?
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References The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986) See more »


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Romantically Sweet
9 October 1999 | by (Anderson, SC) – See all my reviews

At the time that this movie was in theaters, I didn't really want to see it, so I didn't. I later rented it on one of those nights where I needed a feel good romance.

Bed of Roses was that and a lot more. Christian Slater was amazing as a very rare male romantic, and Mary Stuart Masterson was also endearing as his love interest.

The only downfall was the trite script, but that was more than made up for by the wonderful acting, and the beautiful idea of the story.

It makes you really think about what love is really all about.

For a wonderful romantic movie that gives you a reason to go out and look for that special someone, see Bed of Roses.

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