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Music from Another Room (1998)

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Music From Another Room is a romantic comedy that follows the exploits of Danny, a young man who grew up believing he was destined to marry the girl he helped deliver as a five year old boy... See full summary »

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Music From Another Room is a romantic comedy that follows the exploits of Danny, a young man who grew up believing he was destined to marry the girl he helped deliver as a five year old boy when his mother's best friend went into emergency labor. Twenty-five years later, Danny returns to his hometown and finds the irresistible Anna Swan but she finds it easy to resist him since she is already engaged to dreamboat Eric, a very practical match. In pursuit of Anna, Danny finds himself entangled with each of the eccentric Swans including blind, sheltered Nina, cynical sister Karen, big brother Bill and dramatic mother Grace as he fights to prove that fate should never be messed with and passion should never be practical. Written by Anonymous

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Their romance began the day she was born.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for sexuality and language | See all certifications »
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All of the Swan sisters' names derive from "Anna Karenina" - Anna, Karen and Nina. See more »

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Jude Law has a very obvious and pronounced cleft in his chin. The young actor who plays Danny as a child has a perfectly smooth chin. This is particularly glaring when the scene goes from a close up of the boy's face directly to a close up of Jude Law as the adult Danny. See more »

Quotes

Danny: I thought you loved me.
Sarah: Really, what made you think that?
Danny: Probably when you said you loved me.
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Referenced in Forever Mine (1999) See more »

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Come On Let's Go
Written by Ritchie Valens
Performed by Los Lobos
Courtesy of Slash Records/Warner Bros. Records Inc.
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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Predictable but enjoyable
3 September 2003 | by (Mississippi, United States) – See all my reviews

I had seen Jude Law in the Talented Mr. Ripley and was intrigued to find this little film on Cinemax one day. It is well acted and not slow or dragging. It is surrounded by a great cast and Law and Mol were both splendid. But this is a lot like Return to Me in that it's finale is predictable. But the film is so charming and easy to get interested in. The characters aren't boring but rather have quirks that make them watchable. Not a masterpiece, but if you catch it on cable sometime give it a look. 8/10.


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