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P.S. I Love You (2007)

PG-13 | | Drama, Romance | 21 December 2007 (USA)
A young widow discovers that her late husband has left her 10 messages intended to help ease her pain and start a new life.

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Holly Kennedy is beautiful, smart and married to the love of her life - a passionate, funny, and impetuous Irishman named Gerry. So when Gerry's life is taken by an illness, it takes the life out of Holly. The only one who can help her is the person who is no longer there. Nobody knows Holly better than Gerry. So it's a good thing he planned ahead. Before he died, Gerry wrote Holly a series of letters that will guide her, not only through her grief, but in rediscovering herself. The first message arrives on Holly's 30th birthday in the form of a cake, and to her utter shock, a tape recording from Gerry, who proceeds to tell her to get out and "celebrate herself". In the weeks and months that follow, more letters from Gerry are delivered in surprising ways, each sending her on a new adventure and each signing off in the same way; P.S. I Love You. Holly's mother and best friends begin to worry that Gerry's letters are keeping Holly tied to the past, but in fact, each letter is pushing ... Written by Orange

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Sometimes there's only one thing left to say. See more »

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Drama | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for sexual references and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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21 December 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

P.S. Volim te  »

Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£224,096 (UK) (21 December 2007)

Gross:

$53,680,848 (USA) (7 March 2008)
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Trivia

Hilary Swank was cast as director Richard LaGravenese (who had just worked with her on _Freedom Writers_) wanted audiences to see the lighter side of the actress. See more »

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When Holly and Gerry share their first kiss the space between them drastically changes when the camera faces either him or her. See more »

Quotes

Denise Hennessey: [finishes kissing Tom] What's my name?
Tom: Tom
Denise Hennessey: Where've you been?
Tom: With all the wrong women.
[he kisses her again]
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Crazy Credits

This film is dedicated in loving memory of Windland Smith Rice 1970 - 2005 See more »

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Featured in Great Movie Mistakes (2010) See more »

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Heartbeat at the Center of the World
Written by Carlton Kaller and Gordon Bret Jensen
Performed by Joan Jones
Courtesy of Tricky Coyote
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Drama? Romantic Comedy? Who cares? This is the best film EVER!
5 June 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have never felt compelled to leave a comment about a film until i saw P.S. I Love You. The emotional journey of the story was engulfing and intense. The comical and dramatic aspects of the film were both nurtured and explored deeply. I've never cried and laughed at the same time.

I would absolutely recommend anyone to watch this film. In fact, after watching it with my mom I plan to watch it with my boyfriend!

Lastly, I would recommend that you watch the deleted scenes. The last one (showing the McCarthy couple - Gina Gershon and James Marsters) was truly touching, and I wish it hadn't been cut out of the film.


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