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Little Manhattan (2005)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Family, Romance  |  5 January 2006 (Puerto Rico)
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A 10-year-old and an 11-year-old find love in New York City.

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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

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

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Comedy | Family | Romance

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

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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)
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Trivia

Both writers/directors are married and wrote the script within 6 weeks together. See more »

Goofs

In the original movie trailer Gabe said he fell in love for two weeks and he was eleven years old. But in the movie it actually turns out he's really ten years old and he really fell in love for two and a have weeks. See more »

Quotes

Gabe: I couldn't escape them, all the little things I left unsaid, I was drowning in them.
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Features Jeopardy! (1984) See more »

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In My Life
Written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney
Performed by Matthew Scannell (as Matt Scannell)
Produced by Chad Fischer
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Two kids find love unlooked for and must work through their feelings
30 June 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

This is a great movie. I was laughing through the whole thing, not because it's a comedy, per se, but rather because I can relate to Gabe on so many levels. What I mean is, this film will resonate with any of you guys out there who've ever felt uneasy getting close to a girl, and with any girls who've ever known a guy to be that way. This is a real family film that is actually appropriate enough to be viewed by the whole family, and those can be hard to find these days. All of the actors did a great job, especially Josh Hutcherson (Gabe) and Charlie Ray (Rosemary). They did an amazing job. The story is interesting the whole way through - very entertaining, and I recommend this movie to you.


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