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When in Rome (2010)

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Beth is a young, ambitious New Yorker who is completely unlucky in love. However, on a whirlwind trip to Rome, she impulsively steals some coins from a reputed fountain of love, and is then aggressively pursued by a band of suitors.

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Beth is a hard working career woman whose last relationship says that she puts her work above him so he left her. When he tells her he found another career woman and is willing to stick it out with her and is engaged to her. Beth feels that there is no one for her. And when she goes to Rome to attend her sister's impromptu wedding and after meeting the best man, Nick she's attracted to him but after seeing him with another woman, she gets drunk and goes into the famed Fountain of Love and takes some coins thrown by people looking for love. When she goes back to New York four men start coming onto her. And Nick keeps calling her asking her out. She later learns that what she did--is a no no. It seems legend says that if you take a coins out of the fountain the person who threw it will fall in love with who took the coin. So she has to find a way to break the curse. And she wonders if Nick whom she likes is with her cause he wants to or is he under the spell. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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All is fair in love and Rome. See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for some suggestive content | See all certifications »

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29 January 2010 (USA)  »

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When in Rome  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

£61,512 (UK) (25 June 2010)

Gross:

£61,512 (UK) (25 June 2010)
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Trivia

The gallery's final "main" piece, "a photo by Petruccelli entitled 'The Hit'", was named after the movie's Production Designer, Kirk M. Petruccelli. See more »

Goofs

In the Blackout restaurant, Nick grabs his chair and wine glass very easily as if the lights were on and he can see what he is doing. See more »

Quotes

Beth: It's like, I meet a guy, and I think it's great, and anyone else would just be thinking about how much greater it's going to get. And I'm constantly waiting for the other shoe to drop.
Nick: You know, lightning does strike once in a while, Beth. Trust me, I know.
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The cast is shown dancing as the credits roll. See more »

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References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

Soundtracks

Something Beautiful
Written by Bear Rinehart and Bo Rinehart
Performed by Needtobreathe (as NEEDTOBREATHE)
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp.
By Arrangement with Warner Music Group Film & TV Licensing
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Oh my God...
30 April 2010 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I honestly cannot decide which is worse, this or The Bounty Hunter. They have both been the worst releases this year. If this is what romantic comedies are now, then I'm giving up on the genre entirely. After watching The Bounty Hunter, I thought things could not possibly get worse. But here I am.

Most bad movies have some reasonably highish points. This movie has positively none. There is no character development (and no, the ending with the guys does NOT count). The acting is just sub-par. The writing, I don't even want to talk about. It started this whole chain of disaster. The only reason I'm giving this a five and not a two is because I believe effort alone, no matter how bad the outcome, deserves merit. Kudos to them for that. But really, I'd rather do a 5000 word essay than go through this again. I actually felt dumbed down.


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