Paperback Romance

Sophie, a writer of racy romance novels, is working on one of her stories in the library, when Eddie overhears her. Sophie, embarrassed by her paralyzed leg from childhood polio, spurns his advances, but when Sophie breaks her leg, she has the perfect way of hiding her disability from Eddie. As Sophie struggles to win over Eddie and hide her disability, Eddie's jealous fiance and a police officer investigating a jewel heist threaten their relationship.

Grosses

Domestic (100%)
$151,068
Summary Details
DistributorMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
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Opening$13,939
4 theaters
Release DateAug 15, 1997
MPAAR
Running Time1 hr 34 min
GenresComedy Romance
In Release139 days/19 weeks
Widest Release28 theaters
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Aug 15-1725$13,939-4-$3,484$13,9391
Aug 22-2429$61-99.6%28+24$2$14,0002