The Very Thought of You (Martha, Meet Frank, Daniel and Laurence)
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The Very Thought of You (Martha, Meet Frank, Daniel and Laurence)
Nick Hamm (Talk of Angels) directed this U.K. romantic comedy following a group of British blokes and their encounters with an American woman in London. As Laurence (Joseph Fiennes, brother of Ralph Fiennes) narrates the tale to his neighbor, Dr. Pedersen (Ray Winstone), the scene flashes back to three days earlier: Laurence's friend Daniel (Tom Hollander) is in the Minneapolis airport on a business trip when he spots blonde Martha (Monica Potter of Con Air) buying a "first flight to anywhere." Daniel sits next to her on the plane and makes a London lunch date with her for the… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 33%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Potter marks her ground as one of today's finest leading ladies"
‑ Clint Morris, Moviehole
"I would have liked to see Potter and Fiennes in a more straightforward love story without all the mechanical silliness."
‑ Michael Dequina, TheMovieReport.com
"Enjoyable but uneven."
‑ Rich Cline, Shadows on the Wall
"Even Julia [Roberts] and Hugh [Grant] would have had a hard time putting any spark into the two weakly drawn lovers at the heart of this film."
‑ Shirley Sealy, Film Journal International