R | | Comedy, Romance
Amélie is an innocent and naive girl in Paris with her own sense of justice. She decides to help those around her and, along the way, discovers love.
Jean-Pierre Jeunet originally wanted Michael Nyman to score the film, but was unable to get him. Someone then gave Jeunet a CD by Yann Tiersen, who composes in a similar minimalist style, but with an extremely quirky, eclectic mix of instruments. Jeunet fell in love with the music and scored... ...
On September 3rd 1973, at 6:28pm and 32 seconds, a bluebottle fly capable of 14,670 wing beats a minute landed on Rue St Vincent, Montmartre. At the same moment, on a restaurant terrace nearby, the wind magically made two glasses dance unseen on a ...
Just before Amelie discovers the hole in the bathroom wall the voiceover tells us that Princess Diana died on August 30 1997. In fact, the accident occurred just after midnight on the 31st.
In the opening titles, the girl playing Amélie as a child is shown doing various things. These activities illustrate the titles being shown at the same time.
French, Russian, English
$133,446 (Switzerland) (10 August 2001)
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