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Not Another Happy Ending (2013)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 8 August 2014 (USA)
When a struggling publisher discovers his only successful author is blocked he knows he has to unblock her or he's finished. With her newfound success, she's become too damn happy and she ... See full summary »

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John McKay

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David Solomons
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Cast overview:
Karen Gillan ... Jane Lockhart
Stanley Weber ... Tom Duval
Iain De Caestecker ... Roddy
Gary Lewis ... Benny Lockhart (Dad)
Henry Ian Cusick ... Willie Scott
Freya Mavor ... Nicola Ball
Kate Dickie ... Anna Le Fevre
Amy Manson ... Darsie
Niall Greig Fulton ... Team Member 1
Bill Barclay Bill Barclay ... Team Member 2
Cora Bisset Cora Bisset ... Bookshop Owner (as Cora Bissett)
Louise Goodall Louise Goodall ... Doctor Klinsch
John Bett John Bett ... Mr. McLeish
Callum Cuthbertson Callum Cuthbertson ... Quiz Master
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When a struggling publisher discovers his only successful author is blocked he knows he has to unblock her or he's finished. With her newfound success, she's become too damn happy and she can't write when she's happy.The only trouble is, the worse he makes her feel, the more he realises he's in love with her. Written by Anonymous

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Sometimes Love Needs a Re-Write

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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8 August 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Askta Mutlu Son Yoktur See more »

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In an interview on the film, Karen Gillan admitted that she was really nervous filming the nude scene. It was the 1st time Karen Gillan ever appeared nude on-screen. See more »

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[first lines]
Tom Duval: Roddy! School...
Roddy: [walks in partly dressed] Morning.
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Throughout the movie it was littered with the presence of red wine. No doubt the colour of the wine reflected the colour of Karen Gillan's hair which is also red. See more »

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Bloody Sweet Animals
Written by Michael Flynn
Performed by Huevo & The Giant
Licensed courtesy of Michael Flynn
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19 August 2014 | by manitobaman81See all my reviews

Everyone has to admit that its originality makes this one of the best movies of all time. It will always be one of my favorites. Silly but fun, it is the story of what happens when a struggling publisher discovers his only successful author is blocked he knows he has to unblock her or he's finished. From an artistic standpoint, there were some plot elements and character developments I didn't think were totally needed. They do however drive the story, which seemed to be their purpose, so I can accept them. God bless this film. The acting is very effective. This is the kind of film that proves that a small story can be much more meaningful than a larger one.


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