Queen of Hearts
Queen of Hearts ★★★½ 1989 (PG)
Excellent, original romantic comedy is a directorial triumph for Amiel in his first feature. An Italian couple defy both their families and marry for love. Four children later, we find them running a diner in England. Humorous, dramatic, sad—everything a movie can and should be. Fine performances. 112m/C VHS . GB Anita Zagaria, Joseph Long, Eileen Way, Vittorio Duse, Vittorio Amandola, Ian Hawkes; D: Jon Amiel; M: Michael Convertino.