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Not Exactly a Love Story

Audrey Couloumbis

Set in the 1970s, this offbeat love story from Couloumbis, (Love Me Tender, 2008) centers around Vinnie Gold who just turned 15. He isn't having a good year because his girlfriend moved away, his parents got divorced and his mom moved the family to Long Island. While Vinnie's family life is changing, so is his personal life. He knows that Patsy, the gorgeous girl next door, is out of his league. After he discovers her private phone number, Vinnie works up the courage to call her night after night and slowly the two begin to forge a deep bond. When Patsy wants to meet her mystery caller, Vinnie, fearing rejection, doesn't know what to do next.