The Shipping News
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Billy: It's women that's shaped like leaves, and men fall.

Petal Bear: It's 8:05. I think I'm gonna fuck you by 10:00.

Quoyle: What are we doing here?
Agnis: Makin' a future.

Continuity mistake: When Quoyle meets Petal for the first time she gets into his car totally drenched. A bit later they stop for something to eat, and Petal's hair is completely dry. (00:04:40)

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Trivia: When Quoyle shows his aunt and her assistant the front page of the paper he has just started to work for, his aunt says, when she sees the picture of a large yacht with all the sails up, "They took off without paying us for all the work we did." The assistant says, "When you find them and write about it, you can get the Pulitzer." The author of the book, E. Annie Proulx, actually got a Pulitzer for the book, "The Shipping News."

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