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Camille (2008)

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A twisted honeymoon adventure about a young couple on their way to Niagara Falls.






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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Camille Foster
... Silias
... Cowboy Bob
... Sheriff Foster
... Sheriff Steiner
... Deputy Ruddy
... Mrs. Foster
Steve Markoff ... Niagara Falls Tour Guide
... Ricky
... Ms. Samuels
James B. Douglas ... Preacher
... Motel Manager
Liisa Repo-Martell ... Farm Mother (as Lisa Repo-Martell)
... Farm Boy
... Officer #1 (as Adam Brown)


A twisted honeymoon road trip about a young couple on their way to Niagara Falls. SILAS PARKER is a moody petty-thief. He marries his parole officer's niece, believing that he can use the romantic honeymoon to escape to Canada. CAMILLE FOSTER is the sweetest girl you can ever hope to meet. She truly believes that Niagara Falls will change Silas for the better and won't let anything stop the honeymoon, not even her death. Written by Anonymous

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for some violence and brief partial nudity | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

4 June 2009 (Russia)  »

Also Known As:

Aionia agapi  »

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Box Office


$6,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$3,849, 14 November 2008
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Did You Know?


During the shoot, Producer 'Dan Grodnick' was always saying 'that's fantastic!', so much so that he became known as Fantastic Dan. See more »


All of the scenes set in Niagara Falls, New York were actually shot in Niagara Falls Ontario. When Silas is walking across the bridge to cross into Canada, he is actually walking from Canada to the United States of America. See more »


[first lines]
Mrs. Foster: Didn't we settle on this dress?
Camille Foster: It's got straps. It makes me look chunky.
Mrs. Foster: If you were any thinner, you'd snap in two and blow away.
Camille Foster: Now mama, my tushy's a bit cushy.
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Weird but cute
22 May 2010 | by See all my reviews

If you like realist fantasies such as Groundhog Day, or Stranger than Fiction, Camille is the movie for you. It qualifies as a good movie, although barely. It feels like more could have been done with the story, but it is definitely safe to say that Camille is original, and charming. For some people that may be enough.

This is the story of the most contrived and surreal honeymoon trip to Niagra Falls. A young thief, Silias, is on parole so he can marry Camille, the sheriff's niece. He doesn't love her, and she is kind of self centred, but if he doesn't go ahead with this, he goes back in the hole. They depart for the falls in a lousy little bike and side car, and they barely get a mile before they have an accident, which becomes a chain reaction for a weird and wonderful remainder of the journey, and perhaps a chance for Silias feelings to grow.

There are two things that Camille would've needed to be on par with the great realist fantasies (such as Groundhog Day). It feels a bit shallow for one thing, and its beauty is only skin deep. For another, it is obvious that the story doesn't take itself seriously and some bits are played for laughs, but not enough to make it work as a comedy. It could have been a tad funnier.

Sienna Miller's career is still young, but each time I see her, I realize that she is capable of variety. She has been to the Venitian Baroque era (Casanova), To Edwardian England (The Edge of Love), A killer super villain in black leather (G.I. Joe) although she wasn't all that great there. Here she plays a really big narcissist but one with a cute touch. She totally upstages James Franco, who has never really done much for me.

I don't think Camille will disappoint. It could use a few touches here and there, but it is likable.

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