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Eleanor Dunston
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Buck
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Cynthia
Kevin Phillip ...
John
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Cynthia's Mother
Marjorie Nelson ...
Mrs. Fletcher
Alisa Mackay ...
Francis
Elsie Vance ...
Brittany
Teru McDonald ...
Ashley
Anna Copley ...
Eleanor's Doctor
George Catalano ...
Vegetable Man
Stefan Enriquez ...
Mexican Man
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Mexican Girl
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Rod Utley ...
Doctor in Hospital
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Cynthia and Buck are a young couple with little but love. Soon Cynthia drops the cough syrup and beer drinking Buck: her dreams of being a princess did not involve an unemployed boyfriend who steals steaks and fruit-pies under his shirt. Setting out on her own, a devastated Buck left behind, Cynthia gets a job caring for rich but terminally ill Eleanor. As God would have it, Buck comes back into the picture. Cynthia persuades him to charm the self-conscious Eleanor, to gain favors in her will. What ensues is an intense love triangle, a passionate example of the redeeming power of love and forgiveness. Written by Guillaume Bock <guillaume@cyberdude.com>

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Rated R for sexuality, language and drug content | See all certifications »
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This was one of the first seven films to be foreclosed by the Screen Actors Guild for non-payment of wages and residuals to SAG members. On 13 July 2004, rights to the film were sold at auction. See more »

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Cynthia: ...and if I get rich, I'll help you record it.
John: Ah, budding patron of the arts.
Cynthia: Hey, I'd be a good person if I were rich.
John: Why not be a good person now? It's not like it's not an option.
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Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major bwv 1050 Allegro
Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
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Great Drama & Romance Film
19 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Joely Richardson,(Eleanor Dunston),"The Fever",'04, was very attractive in this film and at times very sexy and hot in bed. Joely played the role of Eleanor, who was very rich and had a beautiful home and fantastic landscape and gardens full of flowers. Uden Young,(Buck),"Human Touch", was a worker at Eleanor's home along with Molly Parker( Cynthia),"Break a Leg",'05. Uden and Molly had some hidden secrets between the two of them and managed to get deeply involved with Eleanor, doing all kinds of tasks until she finds out some horrible facts. Eleanor has health problems which seem to change the direction of the film. Eleanor buys Cynthia a very sexy outfit and Cynthia decides to show Buck how very pretty the dress looks, which is skin tight and she wears no under garments which does a big number on poor Buck. Great story, and a few tissues will be required, don't miss it, great acting and some very steamy romantic events!


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