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Born Romantic (2000)

R | | Comedy | 9 March 2001 (UK)
Three young men pursue three beautiful women across London.

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Centered around a salsa club, three men pursue three women across London. Fergus is trying to find his ex-girlfriend, the elderly charmer Frankie the beautiful Eleanor and the robber Eddie is trying to find one of his victims, cemetery worker Jocelyn. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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Romance isn't dead... it's just not very well.

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Rated R for language and sexuality | See all certifications »

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Also Known As:

O Último Romântico  »

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Opening Weekend:

£198,388 (UK) (9 March 2001)

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$14,597 (USA) (5 October 2001)
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Quotes

Eddie: Can we just start again?
Jocelyn: Like you... stealing my purse?
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Connections

Referenced in Late Night with Conan O'Brien: Episode #9.12 (2001) See more »

Soundtracks

I Wish I Were In Love Again
(uncredited)
Written by Richard Rodgers & Lorenz Hart
Performed by Frank Sinatra
Courtesy of Capitol Records
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20 July 2004 | by (netherlands) – See all my reviews

This is a very enjoyable British budget film from David Kane. It probably would not win any awards but it really is a lot of fun. It contains a bunch of misfits all looking for love - they all have the local salsa club in common and the film takes place in and around this point. It has a great cast - none of them famous but all of them very well cast and you do care what happens to the characters (always a good sign)and the film is very funny. It also has a great soundtrack. If you like Latin American music and you enjoy a gentle comedy you this is a film for you! I would not hesitate to recommend this film and anything else from David Kane. If I had to give marks out of ten, it would score at least eight!


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