"Je n'aime pas dans les vieux films américains quand les conducteurs ne regardent pas la route." - Amelie Poulain ('Amelie') ( [whispering in theater] I like to look for things no one else catches. I hate the way drivers never watch the road in old American movies.)
The movie celebrates the romantic Paris of the mind. It's not real but it feeds an aesthetic hunger.
Amélie is one of my favorite style (and personality) inspirations
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“Amelie has no boyfriend. She’s tried once or twice, but the results were a let down. Instead, she cultivates a taste for small pleasures: dipping her hand into sacks of grain, cracking creme brulee with a teaspoon, and skipping stones at St. Martin’s canal.” —Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Le Fabuleux destin d’Amélie Poulain
Le Fabuleux Destin d’Amelie Poulain (2001), by Jean-Pierre Jeunet
«Your bones aren't made of glass. You can take life's knocks.» Amélie
Amelie (2001). "On September 3rd 1973, at 6:28pm and 32 seconds, a bluebottle fly capable of 14,670 wing beats a minute landed on Rue St Vincent, Montmartre. At the same moment, on a restaurant terrace nearby, the wind magically made two glasses dance unseen on a tablecloth..."
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Amelie... i find Nino (mathieu kassovitz's character) to be pretty adorable...