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Set in post-war England, a mysterious woman arrives at the Prettys' rural family home on the eve of young Jack's 16th birthday. Her remarkable likeness to a Pretty family member who ... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Nancy Ackerman / Emily Bradley
Harold Bradley
Audrey Pretty
Father Talbot
Natasha Little ...
Peggy Pretty
Elizabeth Spriggs ...
Laura Pretty
Edward Pretty
Jack Bradley
School matron
Dinger Bell
Simon Day ...
Bohdan Poraj ...
John Joe Regan ...
Geoffrey Thicket
James Hawkins ...
Jack Bradley (young)


Set in post-war England, a mysterious woman arrives at the Prettys' rural family home on the eve of young Jack's 16th birthday. Her remarkable likeness to a Pretty family member who tragically died in an accident 8 years ago both baffles and unsettles the family. Written by Anonymous

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25 December 2004 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Tiempo de volver a amar  »

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The More I See You
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Mack Gordon
Performed by Dick Haymes
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Very engaging; enough complexity to leave you mindful that cinema doesn't have to "tie up all loose ends"
12 September 2005 | by (New Zealand) – See all my reviews

With some hesitation ('Please, not another Brit time-warp experience!') and having recently attended Ladies in Lavendar, with its near-similar historical time-frame, related West-country locale and understated realism of rural mid-20C buttoned-up Britishness - this film could have flopped for this movie buff. (There was a 'foreign' stranger in that movie also!) It didn't. I was quickly alerted at the start with the vertigo-inducing camera pans, setting the cross-nation premise. Apart from the almost-too-real gloominess of mid-century interiors I loved this movie. Fortunately we got outdoors enough to let the sunlight in.

Billed as a comedy-drama, the funny bits were often subtle, sometimes laugh-out-loud, usually juxtaposed skilfully against parallel action. There was enough darkness and complexity throughout that a viewer knew some surreal touches would endure. Cheesiness was not going to rule. Terrific writing, including great cameos of English boyhood-girlhood; wonderfully acted by a stellar cast; brilliant slice-of-history realism and a leading lady who is remarkably reminiscent of the late great Ingrid Bergman...identical smile and eyes, and that same voice! TQOSP kept me musing and reflecting for some hours after. Strongly recommended.

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