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A Previous Engagement (2008)

 |  Comedy, Romance  |  9 May 2008 (Canada)
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When Julia Reynolds talks her husband into a family vacation in Malta she has a secret agenda: a date made twenty-five years earlier with her first love.

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When Julia Reynolds talks her husband into a family vacation in Malta she has a secret agenda: a date made twenty-five years earlier with her first love.

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vacation | malta | love | villa | soul mate | See All (12) »

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some vacations can change your life

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9 May 2008 (Canada)  »

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2 Romeos für Julia - Alte Liebe rostet nicht  »

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CAD 8,000,000 (estimated)
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Julia Reynolds: If people knew who their mothers really were the world would end.
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Really Enjoyed This Film!
14 September 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I cannot disagree more than with the comment that Melius from Toronto posted regarding this movie. I laughed out-loud during many of the scenes and felt the bittersweet sadness of other parts of the story. While on vacation when I was much younger, I met someone whom I liked very much and we had a definite chemistry, but we prevented it from going too far at the time. The last thing the person said to me was, "I know one day, might be 30 years from now, but one day, are paths will cross and we will meet again". With the internet, I know this person has a dental practice and is living in Maine. I can completely understand what would motivate the main character in this film to seek out the person she felt was her one true love. I liked this movie so much that I am right now seeing if the DVD is available for sale because I would like to own a copy.


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