Playing by Heart1998

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Playing by Heart
Directed by:
Willard Carroll

Starring Angelina Jolie, Dennis Quaid, April Grace, Patricia Clarkson, Gena Rowlands and Sean Connery, "Playing by Heart" (also known as "Leben und lieben in L.A.", "Scherzi del cuore", "Dancing About Architecture") is a Comedy/Drama/Romance film directed by Willard Carroll, released in the USA on December 18 of 1998.

If romance is a mystery, there's only one way to figure it out.

Who directed "Playing by Heart":

Playing by Heart was directed by Willard Carroll, an American producer, writer, and director.

Before making Playing by Heart, Willard Carroll had directed The Runestone, released in 1990. Since, he directed Marigold, released in 2007.

What was the release date of "Playing by Heart":

Playing by Heart was first released in the United States on Friday, December 18, 1998. Also released on this day was You've Got Mail. This was twenty (20) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, August 06, 1999 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, August 11, 1999 in France; Monday, February 15, 1999 in Germany; Friday, April 23, 1999 in Italy; Friday, December 03, 1999 in Spain; Thursday, August 26, 1999 in Australia and on Saturday, May 20, 2000 in Japan.

What is the casting of "Playing by Heart":

At the casting of Playing by Heart we find Angelina Jolie, previously seen in Hell's Kitchen (1998) and Playing God (1997); Dennis Quaid (The Parent Trap (1998), Savior (1998)); April Grace (Chicago Cab (1998), Bean (1997)) [ more... ]

  • Dennis Quaid and David Ferguson have both also be seen in Great Balls of Fire!, released in 1989.
  • Patricia Clarkson and Amanda Peet have both also be seen in Simply Irresistible, released in 1999.
  • Patricia Clarkson and Ellen Burstyn also worked together in Main Street, released in 2010.
  • Dennis Quaid and Amanda Peet also worked together in Terra, released in 2007.

What is the Storyline of "Playing by Heart":

Among the characters are a mature couple about to renew their vows (Sean Connery and Gena Rowlands); a woman (Gillian Anderson) who accepts a date offer from a stranger (Jon Stewart); a gay man dying of AIDS (Jay Mohr) and his mother (Ellen Burstyn) who has struggled to accept him; two clubbers who meet in a nightclub (Ryan Phillippe and Angelina Jolie); a couple having an affair (Anthony Edwards and Madeleine Stowe) and a man (Dennis Quaid) who tells his tragic life story to a woman he meets in a bar [...]

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