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A Man in Love (1987)

Un homme amoureux (original title)
An American film-star and an unknown British actress meet on set in Rome. She is angry when he refuses to speak to her journalist father, but later they have a passionate relationship.

Director:

Diane Kurys

Writers:

Diane Kurys (script adaptation), Olivier Schatzky (script adaptation)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Peter Coyote ... Steve Elliott
Greta Scacchi ... Jane Steiner
Jamie Lee Curtis ... Susan Elliott
Claudia Cardinale ... Julia Steiner
Peter Riegert ... Michael Pozner
John Berry John Berry ... Harry Steiner
Vincent Lindon ... Bruno Schlosser
Jean Pigozzi Jean Pigozzi ... Dante Pizani
Elia Katz Elia Katz ... Sam
Constantin Alexandrov Constantin Alexandrov ... De Vitta
Jean-Claude de Goros Jean-Claude de Goros ... Sandro
Michele Melega ... Paolo
Jole Silvani Jole Silvani ... Olga
Jean-Marc Bihour Jean-Marc Bihour ... La Veillee Actor
Jérôme Deschamps Jérôme Deschamps ... La Veillee Actor
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Storyline

An American film-star and an unknown British actress meet on set in Rome. She is angry when he refuses to speak to her journalist father, but later they have a passionate relationship. Written by Michael Crew <m.crew@bbcnc.org.uk>

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Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

France | Italy

Language:

Italian | French | English

Release Date:

September 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Man in Love See more »

Filming Locations:

Paris, France See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$949,451
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (cinema release)

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Opening film at the 1987 Cannes Film Festival. See more »

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Features Key Largo (1948) See more »

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Little known masterpiece
9 May 2016 | by spectreqcSee all my reviews

I watched this movie many years ago before DVD's even existed. The script is a known one. Nothing new here but the ambiance is basically what this movie is about. The director was skillful at making this co-production keep up with a plausible script ( always an issue when money comes from different countries ) . The tone is definitely the big Hollywoog star versus the more bohemian people an A- lister might encounter when filming. Great casting as Claudia Cardinale makes a credible Greta Sccatchi's Mum. The french version was excellent ,reminded me of the good old days when Charles Bronson made his best ones in Europe. What can I say ...It's all about ambiance..Watch it 'till the very end !


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