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Dorfman in Love (2011)

Dorfman (original title)
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Unknowingly trapped in her role as caretaker of her unappreciative family, a young single woman desperately needs to get her own life. When she volunteers to cat sit at her unrequited love's downtown L.A. loft, her world, as she knows it, changes forever.

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Cast

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Deb Dorfman
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Burt Dorfman
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Winston Cooke Sr.
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Molly
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Rose
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Leeann Dorfman
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Vronka
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Chelsea
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Jay Cleary
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Cookie
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Daniel Dorfman
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Hugh
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Lil G
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Shop Keeper
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Eva
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Storyline

Unknowingly trapped in her role as caretaker of her unappreciative family, a young single woman desperately needs to get her own life. When she volunteers to cat sit at her unrequited love's downtown L.A. loft, her world, as she knows it, changes forever.

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She's a Work in Progress

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated R for some sexual content | See all certifications »

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22 March 2013 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$8,757 (USA) (22 March 2013)

Gross:

$13,737 (USA) (5 April 2013)
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Was originally rated R by the MPAA for "sexual content" but was later overturned at an appeal hearing and changed to PG-13 for "sexual content, language and brief drug use." See more »

Goofs

When Deb chooses Jay and goes to his loft, her makeup is shown totally different from the next scene in a DASH bus. See more »

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Written on Your Heart
Written and Performed by Pierre de Reeder and Leslie Stevens
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You'll feel good after watching this film
11 November 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

There's always an uplifting feeling when we see someone (even a fictional a character) find the courage to be true to themselves. It's something we all aspire to do. Dorfman will not disappoint in this regard. Sara Rue (Deb) becomes a whole person and we get to take part. Sara really delivers here and should find more star vehicles. Deb leaves the safety of the San Fernando Valley to explore the unknown of a revitalized downtown Los Angeles-not an easy transition for her. In five short days she begins to understand she's more than an enabling sister and daughter but a real person entitled to her own space and feelings. You'll never be able to look at Elliot Gould the same way again. He's great as a truly loving father who still has the potential to grow and enjoy life. Haz Sleiman is great, simply great. His character Cookie comes off as almost too good to be true and still authentic. I enjoyed the film and would recommend it to everyone.


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