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One Day (2011)

 -  Drama | Romance  -  19 August 2011 (USA)
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After spending the night together on the night of their college graduation Dexter and Em are shown each year on the same date to see where they are in their lives. They are sometimes together, sometimes not, on that day.

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Emma and Dexter meet on the night of their university graduation. We see them every year on the anniversary of that date - July 15th. Emma is smart but success doesn't come quickly for her, whereas for Dexter, success and women come very easily. Through the years they grow apart as their lives take different directions and they meet other people. But as they grow apart from those other people and their lives start taking opposite directions again, Emma and Dexter find that they belong with each other. Written by napierslogs

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Twenty years. Two people.

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Rated PG-13 for sexual content, partial nudity, language, some violence and substance abuse | See all certifications »

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Also Known As:

Siempre el mismo día  »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,079,566 (USA) (19 August 2011)

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$13,766,014 (USA) (16 September 2011)
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Dexter's father mentions Silent Witness is coming up on the television. Ken Stott, who plays Dexter's father, appeared in Silent Witness (1996). See more »

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In July 2003 when Emma enters cafeteria with Jean-Pierre, there's a board next to entrance with prices. All prices are in francs (F). France joined Eurozone monetary union in 1999, so prices should be in Euros. See more »

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Emma: I didn't mean to call your dad a fascist.
Dexter: A bourgeois fascist.
Emma: Yeah, I'm sorry.
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Don't Stop Movin'
Written by Tina Barrett, Paul Cattermole, Jon Lee, Bradley Mcintosh, O'Meara, Hannah Spearritt, Rachel Stevens, Ellis, Sheppard Solomon
Performed by S Club 7
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Romantic and moving drama.
6 December 2011 | by (São Paulo, Brazil) – See all my reviews

One Day is a mixture of romance/drama in the right measure, which shows a couple of friends who had their lives marked by day July 15.

All the drama takes place in just one day of the year, and every year their life and their personality changes, leaving them increasingly distant. And each year that these differences make the inevitable distance, their love becomes more evident. Beautiful, charming, touching and romantic, with an end a little obvious, but still beautiful. Excellent performances, photography, script and soundtrack. Anne and Jim made a great couple.

I recommend for anyone who loves a well told drama.


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