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Closing the Ring (2007)

 -  Drama | Romance  -  28 December 2007 (UK)
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A young man searches for the proper owner of a ring that belonged to a U.S. World War II bomber gunner who had crashed onto the Cave Hill outside Belfast in Northern Ireland on June 1, 1944.

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In 1943, A dying gunner, who was in a crash involving a United States B-17, gives a ring to a local to return to his girlfriend in the USA. Fifty years later, a man finds the ring and tracks down the girlfriend and the history of this ring. Set in Belfast and Michigan. Written by Trent Johnson

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Discover the love of a lifetime

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Rated R for brief sexuality, nudity and violent images | See all certifications »

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28 December 2007 (UK)  »

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A szerelem gyűrűje  »

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$23,500,000 (estimated)
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The B-17 used in the filming of this movie is the "Yankee Lady", owned and operated by the Yankee Air Museum of Ypsilanti, MI. This aircraft also appeared in the movie "Tora! Tora! Tora!" The B-17 named Sally B also made an appearance in this film. See more »

Quotes

Young Jack: You got your love. You got her, and you gave her away!
Teddy Gordon: I did not give her to anyone!
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Features The Glenn Miller Story (1954) See more »

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Lost Without Your Love
Amy Pearson
Written by Chris Porter
Arranged by Paul Honey
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closing the ring
22 October 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie at the London Film Festival yesterday.It is an incredibly old fashioned piece of film-making that at times seems very contrived and manipulative,but it does contain genuine emotion and a story that keeps you watching from beginning to end.Some of the acting(especially from the 1941 period)is patchy,but in the 1991 period of the film,MacLaine is great,so is Postlewaite but the film is stolen by young Martin McCann as the naive Jimmy Reilly,who is responsible for piecing the lives together of the characters separated by time and oceans.After the showing,Lord Attenborough appeared for a short Q&A and gave us some insight into the making of the film and announced the film will receive it's premiere in Ireland and will be released nationwide on the 28th Dec.My guess is for anyone who has an elderly relative to catch up with over the Christmas period,and wants to take them out,then see this movie.They will love it and you might possibly get hooked.The audience yesterday obviously were.


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