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Release Date: August 15, 2003Running Time: 108 mins.
MPAA Rating: PG 13Box Office: $536,906.00
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Romantic Comedy


Jason Isaacs

Sofia Milos

Emmy Rossum

Theresa Russell

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Celia Amonte is a beautiful Portuguese American woman who cannot move on from the loss of her husband, a young fisherman who died at sea. She and her daughter Vicky live with her mother in law in the seaside fishing community of New Bedford, Massachusetts. Celia works as a seamstress during the day, but at night she sings the beautiful Fado music that she learned from her childhood. Celia's passion and sadness are expressed deeply in this soulful music. Celia and her daughter Vicky are close, but Vicky has a secret. She is making excursions to the local gambling casino. There she meets Charlie Beck, a charming Englishman and professional gambler. Vicky wants Charlie to help her learn to chea... Full Summary >>