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An Almost Perfect Affair (1979)

A smalltime US filmmaker goes to Cannes to try to get his movie in the limelight. A wife of one of the producers there gets interested in his story and they begin an affair.

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Michael Ritchie

Writers:

Walter Bernstein, Don Petersen (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview:
Keith Carradine ... Hal Raymond
Monica Vitti ... Maria Barone
Raf Vallone ... Federico 'Freddie' Barone
Christian De Sica ... Carlo Barone
Dick Anthony Williams ... Andrew Jackson
Anna Maria Horsford ... Amy Zon
Katya Berger ... Maria & Freddie's Daughter
Andy Ho Andy Ho
Henri Garcin Henri Garcin ... Lt. Montand
Sady Rebbot Sady Rebbot
Gérard Buhr
Luang Ham Chau Luang Ham Chau
Jean-Pierre Zola
François Viaur François Viaur
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Storyline

A smalltime US filmmaker goes to Cannes to try to get his movie in the limelight. A wife of one of the producers there gets interested in his story and they begin an affair.

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Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 April 1979 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cannesissa tapahtuu See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Paramount Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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Goofs

Was shot under the name of "Cannes Game" See more »

Quotes

Federico 'Freddie' Barone: When the producer and director fight each other, the loser is always the picture.
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Crazy Credits

Miss Vitti dressed by Valentino Mr. Valone's wardrobe by Gucci Mr. Carradine's wardrobe IS HIS OWN See more »

Connections

References Casablanca (1942) See more »

Soundtracks

Gambling On Love
Written and Performed by Georges Delerue Et Son Orchestre
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My two seconds of fame
14 January 1999 | by HindaSee all my reviews

I was in this bomb!! My friends and I were in the concert audience at the Hollywood Bowl when this was being filmed. When I saw the final copy of this film, all that remained of the audience footage was a one-second clip of me and my friend dancing! I'm the fat one in the yellow sweatshirt! But this film is not worth watching just to see MOI...even though that's the best part:)


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