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Moonlight Serenade (2009)

Video  -  Drama | Musical | Romance  -  8 December 2009 (USA)
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A piano player discovers that the lovely girl at the coat-check of a jazz club has the voice of an angel, and persuades her to form a musical act with him.

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A piano player discovers that the lovely girl at the coat-check of a jazz club has the voice of an angel, and persuades her to form a musical act with him.

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She'll Sing Her Way Into Your Heart

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Rated PG-13 for brief sexuality and some thematic material | See all certifications »
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The film was actually completed in 2005 (per the "Closing Credits" on the DVD release), yet it did not receive a release until 2009 on DVD in the US. See more »

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Referenced in Teen Wolf: The Tell (2011) See more »

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You Brought a New Kind of Love to Me
Written by Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal and Pierre Norman
Performed by Amy Adams and Alec Newman
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Really underrated Gem!
26 May 2010 | by (Stockholm, Sweden) – See all my reviews

Since being a big fan of Amy Adams I just watched this one without knowing anything about it and was pleasantly surprised. I normally don't like movies with this kind of musical theme. I like that they keep the script simple and realistic and most characters felt genuinely real.

A different approach was also the use of the songs in the film. They weren't set up like individual numbers like in most musicals, instead they came on and of without warning and in a somewhat repetitive way but it really gave another depth to the mood of the film.

The only thing seem a little lowbudget was the camera-work (mostly tripod shots) and the office sets who were very studio looking in a bad way.

Finally Amy Adams shines like always and really show how versatile she is as an actress being able to play both drama and comedy.


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