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Disappearing Acts (2000)

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

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(novel), (teleplay)
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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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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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Gina Prince Bythewood comes of age
6 August 2001 | by (London,England) – See all my reviews

Finally this movie has arrived in the United Kingdom after much good reviews from the United States.

Snipes and Lathan give great performances. Director Bythewood certainly keeps the movie at the right pace, hard to believe this is her second picture after "Love and Basketball" We should all expect great things from her in the future. I enjoyed this having read the book by Terry Macmillan. Beautifully shot and acted, could have done with deeper roles for John Amos and CCH Pounder but above all a good picture. 8/10


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