But, much to his surprise, he meets Slovenian immigrant Sonia (Ksenia Rappoport), a chambermaid at a high-end hotel.
The two hit it off, and a passionate romance develops.
But, she is falsely accused of cheating and ends up failing the test because of Nelson.
It wasn't supposed to be Oscar-winning, it was simply supposed to be romantic.
Later that night, she asks him to live with her throughout November on the promise that his life will change for the better. On the first day of November, after being fired and dumped on the very same day, Nelson decides to give it a try and then somehow, agrees to spend the whole month with Sara and finds himself in a desperate love affair that he will remember for ...
I thought Sweet November was an above average romance movie. First, I never saw the original, second, I normally do not care for romantic movies, and third, I am a big fan of Keanu Reeves.
Fans of Alfred Hitchcock and followers of the more recent "Girl with a Dragon Tattoo" series, would likely be pleased with this nail-biting psychological thriller from Italy, which delivers many unexpected twists during its 96 minutes of running time.
If suspense isn't your cup of tea but you enjoy art films with non-linear and unpredictable plots, you'll probably end up drinking the whole pot of this satisfying brainteaser from newcomer director Giuseppe Capotondi."The Double Hour" is actually a love story between a lonely immigrant, Sonia (a chambermaid at a high-end hotel in Turin) and the also lonesome Guido, an ex-cop working as a security guard at an art dealer's estate.