romanticism. and jazz. and Diane Ladd. and a drop of Italian atmosphere. and, sure, Ralph Macchio. not a great film. only a touching one. remembering Hallmark productions but being different. because its stories are more seductive but common love stories. because it is a film about past and roots, about future, about the meaning of life, about a boy who understand the way to be yourself, about family and about a long expectations. and, sure, about miracles. it is one of charming films who becomes bridge between periods, ages and generations. because it is, scene by scene, a surprise. and this is the purpose - to give new perspective about ordinary things. its power of seduction is real lovely. short, a trip. out of every day reality.for understand it better.