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Eccentricities of a Blonde-haired Girl (2009)
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Eccentricities of a Blonde-haired Girl (2009)
Original name: Singularidades de uma Rapariga Loura
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Portugal, Spain, France
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Macário spends an entire train journey to the Algarve talking to a woman he does not know about the trials and tribulations of his love life: straight after starting his first job as a book keeper at his Uncle Francisco's shop in Lisbon he falls madly in love with a young blonde, who lives across the road.No sooner does he meet her than he straightaway wants to marry her. His uncle, totally opposed to the match, fires him and kicks him out of the house. Macário departs for Cape Verde where he makes his fortune. When he finally wins his uncle’s approval to marry his beloved, he discovers the “singularity” of his fiancée’s character.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, stylized, atmospheric
Plot: blonde, accountant, romance, love and romance, fall in love, social differences, society, wooing, starting over, hopes, breakup, fan, engagement, train travel, love, gambling, train, broker, theft, love at first sight, job seeking, mother daughter relationship, poor, jeweler, stranger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portugal

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Duration: 133 min.
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Genre: Drama, Romance
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Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young married woman from Montreal's Orthodox Jewish community finds freedom from the strictures of her faith through her relationship with a young man who is mourning the death of his estranged father.
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