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The Princess & the Marine (2001)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Romance  -  18 February 2001 (USA)
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Based on a true story about the forbidden love between Jason Johnson, a U.S. Marine, and Meriam Al-Khalifa, a Bahraini princess.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Jason Johnson
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Meriam Al-Khalifa
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Trucker
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Mr. Kennedy
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Smitty
Luck Hari ...
Meriam's Mother
Alexis Lopes ...
Latifa
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Layla
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Zayn
Barbara Stock ...
Susan
Steven Barr ...
Dale
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Sabika
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Storyline

Based on a true story, American Marine Jason Johnson (Goselaar) is sent on assignment to the Emirate of Bahrain. While there, he meets and falls in love with a spirited, lovely young woman, Meriam (Nichols), without realizing she is really a member of the Bahraini Royal Family. Meriam, who does not wish to consent to an arranged marriage, knows her love affair with Jason is dangerous, as he is a Mormon Christian and she a Muslim. Her parents would never consent to their match, and so Meriam and Jason race against time to escape Bahrain and make it to the United States, where they can marry. If Meriam is sent back, however, her life may be in jeopardy. Written by Nichol

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A Princesa E o Soldado  »

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If Jason Johnson was a returned LDS (Mormon) missionary, then he was incorrectly dressed with his vest. He would wear brown T-Shirt like underclothing. See more »

Quotes

Meriam: Have you ever been to Bahrain?
Jim: No. I hear it's very beautful. If you like a lot of sand.
Meriam: They have a tree there, called the Tree of Life. And that is beautiful. Do you what to know why? Because it has no right to be there. It's in the desert, with no water, nothing green around it anywhere. You all say I have no right to be here. But I'm staying. I'm staying.
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Wannabe
Written by Spice Girls, Matt Rowe and Richard Stannard
Performed by Spice Girls (as The Spice Girls)
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19 February 2001 | by (Quebec, Canada) – See all my reviews

Generally a pretty good movie, well done... and the actors do a good job. The story is lovely but I am a sucker for love stories so thats my opinion...

Watch it if you have the chance...


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