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If Only (2004)

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It takes a tragedy to teach the young businessman Ian to put love ahead of work and open up to his musician girlfriend Samantha.

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Taxi Driver
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Claire
Lucy Davenport ...
Lottie
Roy Sampson ...
Dunbar
Kevin Moore ...
Hotel Employee
Neville Phillips ...
Concert MC
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Teenage Boy
Teo-Wa Vuong ...
Enniko
Terence Harvey ...
Trahem
Al Wilde ...
Oliver
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Nigel
Stewart Wright ...
Mike
Graham Turner ...
Richard
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Storyline

After his impetuous musician girlfriend, Samantha, dies in an accident shortly after they had a fight (and nearly broke up), a grief-stricken British businessman, Ian Wyndham, living in London gets a chance to relive the day all over again, in the hope of changing the events that led up to her getting killed. Written by austin4577@aol.com

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He loved her like there was no tomorrow. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for some sexual material | See all certifications »

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15 July 2004 (Lebanon)  »

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Antes Que Termine o Dia  »

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Jennifer Love Hewitt wrote the two songs she performs in the movie. See more »

Quotes

Ian Wyndham: I guess what I'm trying to say is... I want to soldier on. I really do. Okay?
Samantha Andrews: No.
Ian Wyndham: No what?
Samantha Andrews: I don't... want to soldier on.
Samantha Andrews: Ian, if I were to stay in London now, it would be for you. For us. And I would do that in a heartbeat if I knew we were really special.
Ian Wyndham: We are.
Samantha Andrews: Really? You never tell me how you feel or talk about yourself. You don't want to meet my family. You forgot my graduation. We run into my favorite student and you act as if he has something contagious.
Samantha Andrews: Ian, I know you have the best ...
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References A Clockwork Orange (1971) See more »

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I'm Yours
Written, Arranged and Produced by Paul Englishby
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Wonderful, Touching Movie
31 December 2004 | by (NYC, United States) – See all my reviews

Luckily, I was able to see this as my final film of 2004. Not being a fan of JLH, I was very impressed with her role here in 'If Only'. Others have described the plot, so I won't go into that. But from top to bottom, this film won me over.

The writing, acting and directing were all top notch. It was a wonderful film, very moving and touching. Hard for me to believe that anyone would dislike this film. With the movie business being what it is, it's doubtful this film will ever be released in the US, so go out any find the Russian DVD, the only release available as of this date.

Voted 9/10.


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