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Minnie and Moskowitz (1971)

A museum curator falls in love with a crazy parking attendant.

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Morgan Morgan (as Tim Carey)
Katherine Cassavetes ...
Sheba Moskowitz
Elizabeth Deering ...
Girl
Elsie Ames ...
Florence
Lady Rowlands ...
Georgia Moore
Holly Near ...
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Jack Danskin ...
Dick Henderson
Eleanor Zee ...
Mrs. Grass
Sean Joyce ...
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David Rowlands ...
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Storyline

Minnie breaks up with her married boyfriend and becomes disillusioned. However, she begins to learn that there is hope for love and romance in a desperate world when she meets a crazy car-parker named Seymour. Written by David Gibson <djg6@ukc.ac.uk>

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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21 July 1972 (Sweden)  »

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John Cassavetes' Minnie and Moskowitz  »

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$900,000 (estimated)
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(Westrex Recording System)

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1.85 : 1
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Both of the mothers of Gena Rowlands and John Cassavetes appeared in the film in acting roles. These were Lady Rowlands, who played her real life daughter's mother, and Katherine Cassavetes respectively. Both also appeared in the Rowlands-Cassavetes collaborations of Opening Night (1977) and A Woman Under the Influence (1974). See more »

Goofs

When Moskowitz is carrying Minnie in the living room, she has a lit cigarette in her hand. After he carries her upstairs to her bedroom and puts her down on the bed, she has no cigarette in her hand. See more »

Quotes

Minnie Moore: Seymour likes cars. He's very happy with cars.
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References It's a Wonderful Life (1946) See more »

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I Know What Youre Doing
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Written by Bo Harwood
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all they need is love
29 March 2002 | by See all my reviews

real love. true love. mad love. beautiful love. ugly love. dirty love. sad love. happy love. silly love. smart love. gorgeous love. dumb love. love love love. minnie moore understands that what she really needs is a man who trust her, trust her and love her madly. of course when this man comes along... she tries to run away but seymour, wonderful seymour, he trusts her, he believes in her so he is going to fight for her against her. i want to be like seymour moskowitz. i want to be that kind of man. a man willing to love without been afraid to fail but willing to fail. that's a kind of hero. that's my kind of hero... and minnie moore is my kind of woman. long live cassavetes and all his lovely bunch!


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