R | | Drama, Romance
A young couple living in a Connecticut suburb during the mid-1950s struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children.
Whilst shooting the scene where Frank and April first meet and dance together, the director was blasting a ballad to set the scene. After take 13, someone changed the music to Céline Dion's "My Heart Will Go On", the anthem from Titanic. Initially, everyone paused, before Leo and Kate wordlessly spread out their arms and recreated the iconic pose of their Titanic characters. This resulted in applause and laughter from the 300 extras, energising the mood.
So, what do you do?
April Wheeler: I'm studying to be an actress. You?
Frank Wheeler: I'm a longshoreman.
April Wheeler: No, I mean, really.
Frank Wheeler: I mean really, too. Although starting next Monday I'm doing something a little more glamorous.
April Wheeler: What's that?
Frank Wheeler: Night cashier at a cafeteria.
April Wheeler: I don't mean how you ...
The light switches are post 1970s.
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