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Fall (1997)

 |  Drama, Romance  |  20 June 1997 (USA)
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Cab driver Michael and supermodel Sarah fall in love while her gorgeous husband Phillippe is in Madrid for two months.

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Michael
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Sarah
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Phillipe
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Robin
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Sally
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Joan Alterman
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Scasse
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Zsarko
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Little Girl
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Baja
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Derick
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Coworker at cab company
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Bellboy
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Church Goer
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Two people from completely different worlds meet by chance, thrown together as if by fate. Their attraction is immediately obvious and overwhelming. He is attracted to her beauty (she is a supermodel) and good humor; she is seduced by his charisma and honesty. With his gifts of poetry and tenderness, he opens her heart to the possibility of true love. But it takes a lot of courage to make a commitment. Is she truly in love with him? And even if she is, will she able to leave the cosmopolitan, superficial lifestyle to be with him? Written by <amity@lungfish.com>

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20 June 1997 (USA)  »

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Felicità Rubata  »

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During the conversation at the recording studio, Sally's arm positions do not match between front and back camera angles. See more »

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Sally: Robin, come on. You encourage him. I would think that you'd be appalled.
Robin: Why? Why?
Sally: I don't know. I mean, he's got to be breaking some kind of feminist ethic or something.
Robin: Nope.
Sally: A spiritual ethic?
Robin: Mm-mn.
Sally: A social ethic.
Robin: No.
Sally: Definitely a gay ethic.
Robin: Sally, he sex-talk-fucked a supermodel into coming without touching her, in his kitchen. If anything he's up for an award.
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I Feel What I Feel
Written by Susan Werner
Performed by Susan Werner
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Fantastic Sleeper
11 January 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I don't know how I missed this movie in first release. Saw today as a FLIX freebie and by the end was absolutely stunned. I wept for sadness and for joy. I think this is one of the best sleeper films I have seen in quite some time: the cinematography, the quirky characters, the narration, the issues, the musical score all combine to create a world that pulls you in. How refreshing to see a man comfortable with two strong women friends. How awesome to see rarely filmed wonderful shots of New York. Although the sex scenes at first seem perhaps a bit boring, they also felt real. The protagonist's poetry invited reflection. The film's ending narration was brilliant. I definitely recommend that you see this film if you are at all interested in a meditation on life's choices and uncertainty and hope.


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