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My Summer with Des (1998)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Romance | Sport  -  25 May 1998 (UK)
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Martin
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Rosie
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Cameron (as John Gordon-Sinclair)
Arabella Weir ...
Barbara
Graeme Garden ...
Angus
Tilly Blackwood ...
Anna
Desmond Lynam ...
Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kolade Agboke ...
Football fan #2
Jean Ainslie ...
Neighbour #2
Domingo Calvo ...
Spanish waiter #2
Sophie-Louise Dann ...
Football fan #3
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Vlad (as Mem Ferda)
Serge Feuillard ...
French waiter #2
Robin Hellier ...
Party guest #2
Mitch Horner ...
Party guest #3
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Romantic comedy set during the European football championships in 1996, where football fan Martin finds his life is going from bad to worse after losing his job and splitting up with his girlfriend. However, as the football tournament progresses his luck begins to turn, firstly because of England's successes on the pitch, and secondly because of his encounter with a mysterious woman. Written by Jonathan Broxton <j.w.broxton@sheffield.ac.uk>

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A movie with real soul.
8 September 2002 | by See all my reviews

This movie is a definite must see. Even not being a huge fan of football(soccer) this movie held me captivated. Acting is definitely top caliber. Rachel Weisz is absolutely amazing in this movie.


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