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A Very Long Engagement (2004)

R
133 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

Tells the story of a young woman's relentless search for her fiancé, who has disappeared from the trenches of the Somme during World War One.
Writers
Sébastien Japrisot (novel) | Jean-Pierre Jeunet (story and adaptation) | Guillaume Laurant (story and adaptation) (dialogue)
Cinematographer
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Pierre-Jacques Bénichou (as Pierre Jacques Benichou)
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Budget
$ 47,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 101,749
Gross (USA)
$ 6,167,817
Gross (World)
$ 70,115,868
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Release date
Jan 14, 2005 (United States)

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7.7 / 10 | 66,931 votes