7.6/10
19,280
71 user 39 critic

Little Manhattan (2005)

A 10-year-old and an 11-year-old find love in New York City.

Director:

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

ON DISC

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
Ralph
...
Birdie
J. Kyle Manzay ...
Master Coles
...
Ronny
...
Mickey Telesco
...
Jackie Telesco
...
Sam
Michael Bush ...
Max (as Michael Anthony Bush)
Brian W. Aguiar ...
Nick Cubbler ...
Anthony Laflamme ...
Edit

Storyline

In Manhattan, 10-year-old Gabe finds his first love when he meets his former kindergarten mate, eleven-year-old Rosemary, in his karate classes. Confused with his new feelings and with the divorce process of his beloved parents, Leslie and Adam, he experiences the delightful unknown sensation of being in love for the first time. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Nothing's as big as your first love. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Family | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for mild thematic elements, language and brief action | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

5 January 2006 (Puerto Rico)  »

Also Known As:

A Magia do Primeiro Amor  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$36,397 (USA) (30 September 2005)

Gross:

$384,924 (USA) (16 December 2005)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

In the scenes where Gabe and Rosemary are talking on the telephone, filmmakers decided not to use cordless phones because they wanted an old-fashioned feel to the movie. See more »

Goofs

When Gabe runs into Rosemary as she and the nanny are taking her little sister to a birthday party in Central Park, the sister is in a stroller. Afterwards, when they all meet up again, there is no stroller. See more »

Quotes

Gabe: Dad, what's the deal with girls? I mean, why are they the way they are?
Adam: You're talking to the wrong man.
Gabe: Well, how come all love has to end?
Adam: Let me tell you something about me and your mom. Once upon a time, we really loved each other, but as time went by, there just got to be all these things, little things, stupid things, that were left unsaid. And all these things that were left unsaid piled up, like the clutter in our storage room. And after awhile, there was so much that was left unsaid, ...
[...]
See more »

Connections

Spoofs The Graduate (1967) See more »

Soundtracks

Kung Fu Fighting (Adrian Sherwood On-U-Remix)
Written and Performed by Carl Douglas
Courtesy of Edition Carren
c/o SMV Schacht
Musikverlage GmbH & Echobeach
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Great movie to see with the kids
25 September 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Little Manhattan was a fun ride from beginning to end.

I took my wife and daughters who are 13 and 11 years old and everyone had a good time. I really lost my self in this story. It was good natured without being corny.

This is the first time I saw a movie that makes me want to visit New York.

With all of the mean spirited movies out today this reminds of how nice it is to enjoy a good story. I would like to see more of this kind of writing in every movie.

I plan to buy the DVD for my 11 year old when it becomes available.


86 of 98 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?