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Disappearing Acts (2000)

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A couple in the midst of a tumultuous relationship fight to stay together.

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(novel), (teleplay)
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Storyline

Zora Banks is a school teacher and aspiring singer hoping to become a successful star while taking a break from heartache. Franklin Swift is a down-on-his-luck construction worker and not-quite divorced father of two hoping to start his own business. The two meet and fall in love and during the course of the stormy relationship, they both come to some startling conclusions about love and each other. Written by ozyre cekda <soulmas@hotmail.com>

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Real love. Real life.

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Rated R for sexuality and language | See all certifications »
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9 December 2000 (USA)  »

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Act of Love  »

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Gina Prince-Bythewood and Sanaa Lathan previously collaborated on the film Love and Basketball (2000). See more »

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References The Green Mile (1999) See more »

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No where as good as the book.
7 January 2003 | by See all my reviews

The book is way better and much more interesting. Of course most movies that are based on books are nearly as good as the book. The problem with Disappearing Acts is that it moved too fast. And there is hardly any chemistry between Sanaa Lathan and Wesley Snipes. Sanaa is great as Zora. But Wesley is hardly believable as Franklin. There were a gazillion other black actors out there that would've portrayed the character more true to life than Wesley Snipes. His acting in this movie was fake and if you go back and read the book and then watch this movie, you will see that he is not Franklin at all. Disappearing Acts is entertaining enough to watch, but the book is way better.


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