The Neighbor (I) (2007)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  28 November 2008 (Brazil)
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A guy whose life is in turmoil falls for an attractive real estate broker who moves into the condo next door, but doesn't realize that she expects him to move out for her planned renovation.


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A businessman (Modine) watches as his life begins to unravel after learning his ex-wife is going to marry his best friend. A distracting battle of wills with a real estate developer, however, might just be the thing that turns his life around. Written by Anonymous

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can't live with him... can't evict him.


Comedy | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for brief strong language | See all certifications »




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28 November 2008 (Brazil)  »

Also Known As:

Un loco enamorado  »

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Remake of Mon voisin du dessus (2003) See more »


Just a Phaze
Written and Produced by Peter Rafelson
Rafelson Music (ASCAP)
Performed by Erika Jayne
Courtesy of RM Records
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Easy going, comical romance
11 May 2008 | by (Rik's Place, Nottingham, England) – See all my reviews

In the mold of the traditional 'Pride and Prejudice' romance. This adds a little extra character depth and a number of excellently crafted comical moments all wrapped around a fairly simple plot of ice lady meets lost, passionate artistic man. Entertaining and real. Nothing new, just nice to smile through an hour or so of your life. Matthew Modine takes on the role of the forlorn architect desperate to show he can disprove his ex wife's opinion of him as the eternal dreamer. He plays the comic moments very well with his easy smile. Michèle Laroque in the first English speaking role of hers I have witnessed takes the aloof ice maiden model and gives it a light comical edge from the first to the last as she is slowly warmed....

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