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PG| 1 hr. 48 min.

Plot Summary
Intellectually precocious teenager Lauren King (Diane Lane) lives in Paris with her somewhat ditzy mother (Sally Kellerman). On a movie set, she strikes up a friendship with teenage film buff Daniel Michon (Thelonious Bernard). After Lauren's mother forbids her to date the outspoken Daniel, the young lovebirds team up with eccentric pickpocket Julius (Laurence Olivier) to run away to Venice, where, according to legend, a couple who kiss under the Bridge of Sighs will stay together forever.

Cast: Laurence Olivier , Diane Lane , Thelonious Bernard , Arthur Hill , Sally Kellerman , David Dukes , Broderick Crawford , Andrew Duncan

Director: George Roy Hill

Genres: Romantic comedy

Distributor: Orion Pictures

A Little Romance (1979)

Release Date: April 27th, 1979|1 hr. 48 min.

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fan reviews ( 4 )
  • February 09, 2009 HackerRusso
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    sweet and enchanting

  • November 23, 2008 Sandi
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    It was 1980 when I first became aquainted with this delight of a film. What a wonderous time for a preteen/teen girl. And this film, from the magique of the chemistry between actors to the enhancing quality of the original score. WOW! Everything added together equals to my favourite all-time film, ever! Thirty-six years later made it the best birthday gift I have ever received, too. I recommend this in the utmost manner to everyone. Enjoy!

  • August 27, 2008 kevinzpl
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    One of the best date movies ever made. Young people in a first love treated realistically and sympatheically, but with no condescension. Olivier is great; the young actors first rate. One of Diane Lane's first movies.

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