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The Only Thrill (1997)

R | | Drama, Romance | 1997 (USA)
Reece McHenry is a used-clothing store owner and Carol Fitzsimmons is a seamstress working in that store. The film follows the story of their relationships from 1960s till present time (as ... See full summary »

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Carol Fitzsimmons
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Reece McHenry
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Katherine Fitzsimmons
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Colonel Tom Ryan McHenry
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Eddie
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Joleen Quillet
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Lola Jennings
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Louis Quillet
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Mike
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Charlie (as Robert S. Lott)
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Ruth
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Daughter (as Jessica Wilson)
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Reece McHenry is a used-clothing store owner and Carol Fitzsimmons is a seamstress working in that store. The film follows the story of their relationships from 1960s till present time (as well as the story of relationships between Reece's son Tom and Carol's daughter Katherine). Written by Anonymous

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Sometimes your only chance for love comes once.

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Rated R for language | See all certifications »
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Tennessee Valley  »

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The original title was "Tennessee Valley", but a film crew could not be found in the desired area in Tennessee. Production was moved to Austin, Texas, and the project was renamed. See more »

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Features An Unmarried Woman (1978) See more »

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Watch w/ care...and lots of tissues!
14 January 2004 | by (PA) – See all my reviews

This movie is so brilliant that it's hard to even talk about it because it stirs up so many emotions inside me. The acting is out of this world. Diane Keaton is so incredible, like she usually is. And Sam Shepard is exceptional as well. And let's not forget Diane Lane and Robert Patrick. The whole cast is perfect. The story brings me to tears just thinking about it. I cried (and cried HARD) for literally hours. I own the movie now and it has really affected my life and the way I see things. It is not to be over-looked or unseen. You won't regret it. You'll fall in love with the characters just like I did. And you'll feel for them every step of the way. *****/*****


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