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Why Do Fools Fall in Love
Director: Gregory Nava (Dir)
Release Date:   1998
Premiere Information:   Los Angeles opening: 28 Aug 1998; New York opening: week of 28 Aug 1998
Duration (in mins):   115
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Cast:   Halle Berry (Zola)  
    Vivica A. Fox (Elizabeth)  
    Lela Rochon (Emira)  
    Larenz Tate (Frankie)  
    Paul Mazursky (Morris Levy)  


Production Company: Warner Bros.  
Distribution Company: Warner Bros.  
Director: Gregory Nava (Dir)
Producer: Paul Hall (Prod)
  Stephen Nemeth (Prod)
Writer: Tina Andrews (Wrt)
Photography: Ed Lachman (Dir of photog)
Art Direction: Cary White (Prod des)
Film Editor: Nancy Richardson (Film ed)
Music: Stephen James Taylor (Mus)
MPAA Rating: R
Country: United States
Language: English

Source Text:

Copyright Claimant Copyright Date Copyright Number
Warner Brothers, a division of Time Warner Entertainment Company, LP 3/9/1998 dd/mm/yyyy PA900079

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Genre: Drama


Bibliographic Sources:   Date   Page
Los Angeles Times   28 Aug 1998   p. 8.
New York Times   28 Aug 1998   p. 10.
Variety   10 Aug 1998   p. 42.

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