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No Small Affair (1984)

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The 16 years old amateur photographer Charles accidentally takes a photo of Laura - and falls in love with her, when he develops the picture. He finds out that she works as singer in a bar,... See full summary »

Director:

Jerry Schatzberg

Writers:

Craig Bolotin (story) (as Charles Bolt), Craig Bolotin (screenplay) (as Charles Bolt) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jon Cryer ... Charles Cummings
Demi Moore ... Laura Victor
George Wendt ... Jake
Peter Frechette ... Leonard
Elizabeth Daily ... Susan
Ann Wedgeworth ... Joan Cummings
Jeffrey Tambor ... Ken
Tim Robbins ... Nelson
Hamilton Camp ... Gus Sosnowski
Scott Getlin Scott Getlin ... Scott
Judith Baldwin ... Stephanie (as Judy Baldwin)
Jennifer Tilly ... Mona
Kene Holiday ... Walt Cronin (as Kene Holliday)
Thomas Adams Thomas Adams ... Waiter
Myles Berkowitz ... John
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Storyline

The 16 years old amateur photographer Charles accidentally takes a photo of Laura - and falls in love with her, when he develops the picture. He finds out that she works as singer in a bar, but is about to be thrown out. Although rejected at first by the 23 years old, he wants to help her and starts an ad campaign behind her back... with unexpected results. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Music | Romance

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 November 1984 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Amor en foco See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,273,469, 11 November 1984, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$4,994,094
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Delphi II Productions See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

A "100 Broderick Street" sign is featured prominently in one of the scene. Matthew Broderick was cast for lead actor before Jon Cryer was recast. In real life, 100 Broderick Street in San Francisco is located in the Haight Ashbury/Buena Vista Park neighborhood. The cross street is Haight. See more »

Quotes

Ken: Have a girl, Chuck?
Charles Cummings: No thanks, I'm full.
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Features Q*bert (1982) See more »

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Itchin' For A Fight
Composed, Written and Produced by Rupert Holmes
Performed by Chrissy Faith
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not special, but enjoy it every time
18 April 2001 | by Sebastian-20See all my reviews

Nice romantic comedy about a 16 year old guy (Jon Cryer), who likes taking pictures more as he likes girls, but that is going to change when he discovers a pretty girl on the pictures he shot in the harbor. He than falls in love and wants to find this girl, who sings in a rockband, and after some adventures they get an affair, till the point that she has to go to LA for her career, something he helped her with for the price of $6000 (I believe)....

Liked the performances of Jon Cryer, Demi Moore and also George Wendt. Although this movie is not that special, I always enjoy it when it's broadcasted.


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