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The History of Love (2016)

The story of a long-lost book that mysteriously reappears and connects an old man searching for his son with a girl seeking a cure for her mother's loneliness.

Director:

Radu Mihaileanu

Writers:

Radu Mihaileanu (scenario and adaptation), Marcia Romano (scenario and adaptation) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Gemma Arterton ... Alma Mereminski
Elliott Gould ... Bruno Leibovitch
Derek Jacobi ... Léo Gursky
Sophie Nélisse ... Alma Singer
Torri Higginson ... Charlotte Singer
Alex Ozerov ... Misha Strumann
Lynn Marocola ... Ferry Person
Mark Rendall ... Young Leo
Jamie Bloch ... Zoey Schwartz
Russell Yuen ... Chinese Book Store Owner
Julian Bailey ... Jeff
Masa Lizdek ... German Waitress
Nancy Cejari ... Italian Tourist
Lexie Kendrick
William Ainscough ... Bird
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Storyline

The story of a long-lost book that mysteriously reappears and connects an old man searching for his son with a girl seeking a cure for her mother's loneliness.

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Genres:

Drama | Romance | War

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Country:

France | Belgium | Canada | Romania

Language:

English | Yiddish

Release Date:

9 November 2016 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

A História do Amor See more »

Filming Locations:

Montréal, Québec, Canada See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

EUR15,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$492,272
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital (5.1)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

An excerpt from the novel "The History of Love" (2005) by Nicole Krauss was first published in The New Yorker in 2004 under the title "The Last Words on Earth". Then the rights to the novel were bought by Warner Brothers before the official publication date on May 2, 2005 because Alfonso Cuarón considered directing a movie adaptation. See more »

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2 Amazing Hours
15 October 2018 | by Mouad-OubairSee all my reviews

I really liked this film, its story is really something,i loved the way it has been pictured, the leading actors' performances were really convenient, you actually live the scene with them, furthermore, the music was remarkable, each note served its moment very well.


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