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One Day (2011)

PG-13 | | Drama, Romance | 19 August 2011 (USA)
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After spending the night together on the night of their college graduation Dexter and Em are shown each year on the same date to see where they are in their lives. They are sometimes together, sometimes not, on that day.

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Emma and Dexter meet on the night of their university graduation. We see them every year on the anniversary of that date - July 15th. Emma is smart but success doesn't come quickly for her, whereas for Dexter, success and women come very easily. Through the years they grow apart as their lives take different directions and they meet other people. But as they grow apart from those other people and their lives start taking opposite directions again, Emma and Dexter find that they belong with each other. Written by napierslogs

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Twenty years. Two people.

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Rated PG-13 for sexual content, partial nudity, language, some violence and substance abuse | See all certifications »

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Siempre el mismo día  »

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Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,079,566 (USA) (21 August 2011)

Gross:

$13,843,771 (USA)
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Trivia

This was the second time Anne Hathaway played a character by the name of "Emma." The first time was in Bride Wars (2009), alongside Kate Hudson. Coincidentally, "Emma" is a teacher in both movies. See more »

Goofs

On 15 July 2000, Dexter and Emma meet again at Colin's wedding in London. Dexter takes Emma outside onto the roof, overlooking St Paul's cathedral. In the background you can see two skyscrapers. One of these is the Heron Tower, which wasn't completed until late 2010, having not even been granted planning approval until mid-2002. See more »

Quotes

Dexter: [referring to the back of her bathing suit] It's scooped a bit low isn't it?
Emma: Good job I didn't put it on backwards.
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Features Mortal Kombat 4 (1997) See more »

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Sparkling Day
Written by Elvis Costello
Performed by Elvis Costello and the Imposters
Master courtesy of the Super-Lycanthropic Process - Another Lupetone Recording
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This film tells the story of Emma & Dexter, meeting at the same date, every year in their lives.
24 November 2011 | by (Aberdeen, Scotland) – See all my reviews

People keep saying that movie adaptations from novels are usually not the same. Some are bad, some are okay, but in this case, it was beautiful. Lots of credit goes to David Nicholls for his excellent screenplay. Everything was PERFECT. Timeline, storyline and even the small details was well written. The acting was impeccable too. What about Anne Hathaway's accent? No problems there. Jim Sturgess plays the character Dexter perfectly. Most people would say that The Notebook is the top romantic teary eyed film. I tell them this: One Day is way better. It shows that two people can have friendship, loyalty, affection and love continuously. Watch it. Whether you have read the book or not, you will fall in love with Dexter & Emma !


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