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The One I Love (2014)

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A troubled couple vacate to a beautiful getaway, but bizarre circumstances further complicate their situation.

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The Therapist
Kiana Cason ...
Waitress
Kaitlyn Dodson ...
Diner Patron
Lori Farrar ...
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Diner Patron
Tim Peddicord ...
Diner Patron
Ryan Pederson ...
Diner Patron
Brett Bietz ...
Doug (voice)
Sean O'Malley ...
Dave (voice)
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Mom (voice)
Drew Langer ...
Brett (voice)
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Ellen (voice)
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Madison (voice)
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A troubled couple vacate to a beautiful getaway, but bizarre circumstances further complicate their situation.

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Rated R for language, some sexuality and drug use | See all certifications »

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8 August 2014 (USA)  »

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Complicações do Amor  »

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$100,000 (estimated)

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$48,059 (USA) (22 August 2014)

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$511,635 (USA) (10 October 2014)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

In the therapist's office, several clocks are shown, including a chess clock. All of the clocks and both faces on the chess clock show a different time. See more »

Goofs

While Ethan is on the phone, there are several shots showing the door open in the background (in an adjacent room). In the penultimate shot, the door is almost fully closed - then open again in the last shot. See more »

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[first lines]
Ethan: [retelling] So, we met at a party, and... it was magic. Within a half-hour we were driving up into this really nice neighborhood, and we were running down the stairs of some strangers back yard, and then we were swimming, and we were in love. What we didn't count on was that even though the lights were off, the owner of the home was there. And he came out screaming at us, and it was the greatest night of my life.
Ethan: Ready?
EthanSophie: [they run and jump into the pool]
Ethan: [continuing his story] So me ...
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References The Twilight Zone (1959) See more »

Soundtracks

Ashes to the Wind
Written and Performed by MiWi
(c) and (p) 2014 Team Love Records LLC
Taken from the album New Way Home (TL70)
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Playful, Surprising and Ambitious, It's Not Your Typical Romantic Comedy
12 November 2014 | by (Bradenton, FL) – See all my reviews

A forehead-wrinkling bit of relationship fantasy that'll stick in your teeth for days. I found a lot of thematic similarities between this one and Being John Malkovich. Though it's not nearly so dark and grim about it, The One I Love delights in asking similarly deep, puzzling questions about the root of an unhappy relationship and the sense of futility that's so often associated with mending something so broken. Of course, like Malkovich, it's also based around a weird, jolting plot device that skirts explanation for its own benefit. The real allure of that vehicle, of course, isn't with the solemn inspection of its construct, it's with the games it directs with the main players. Usually I'm the first to complain when such an elephant is left ignored in the back of the room, but in this case (if you'll excuse the string of metaphors) I think it would be a case of missing the forest for the trees. It's not perfect - the false-finish is telegraphed and the second act sags at times - but it deserves praise for trying something so fresh, and for evenly exploring both sides of the central relationship. Men will see the movie one way, women will see it another, but both will leave with a better understanding of the other's perspective.


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