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Aquamarine (2006)

 -  Comedy | Family | Fantasy  -  3 March 2006 (USA)
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Two teenage girls discover a mermaid in their beach club's swimming pool.

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Leonard
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Grandpa Bob
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Storm Banks
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Theo
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Storyline

In a dreary Florida beach resort village, luscious-limbed lifeguard Raymond is the main attraction for girls. Teenager buddies Claire and Hailey became experts on him by observation, but never dared actually approach him, and after this closing summer season will be separated as one's parents move to Australia. Then they find a storm washed up in a pool a sassy mermaid, who promises them a wish if they help her prove to Neptune love exists, and Raymond is the only creature resembling a love-god. Written by KGF Vissers

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mermaid | beach | love | wish | storm | See more »

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A Fish-Out-Of-Water Comedy.


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Rated PG for mild language and sensuality | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

3 March 2006 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$12,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$20,860 (New Zealand) (7 July 2006)

Gross:

$58,828 (New Zealand) (7 July 2006)
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Shipped to cinemas under the name "H2O". See more »

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In the beginning, the sign has all of the letters up except the W. A few shots later, Leonard is putting up E's also. See more »

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Aquamarine: But I've learned it's not where you are, it's who you're with.
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Great sentiment, especially for a chick flick
4 March 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Chick flick, I know. But don't let that stop you. My first instinct when I saw the preview was, "Here's a real movie." And I was not disappointed. I was amazed at just how great an actress Jojo turned out to be. In contrast to Hilary Duff and Lindsey Lohan, she may be one of the few teenage actresses who has a great prospect for an acting future. Plus, she's really cute :) Sarah Paxton is also amazing, and Emma Roberts also does well. I thought that Raymond was slightly stereotypical, and I I wished there weren't so much giggling, but hey, whatever floats the filmmaker's boats. It does start out very flirty, so "shallow" that my heart sank as I began to lose hope. However, it quickly grew into a beautiful, sentimental story of beauty, friendship, and love. Two thumbs up.


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