One Love (2003)

Movie


One Love (2003)

Kassa a free-wheelin rasta man, falls for a straight laced gospel singer Serena, when they both meet as they enter a music contest. Serena's father the pastor forbids her to see him and wants her to marry one of his church members. Meanwhile the record boss organizing the contest, tries to get Kassa's band to sign to his label on his terms not theirs. By using heavy tactics, he pushes the band to fight back.
Jamaica
Norway
UK
IMDb  6.4 /10
Creators
Director Rick Elgood
Director Don Letts
Writer Trevor D. Rhone
Information
Release Date2005-07-15
Runtime1h 40mins
GenreDrama, Music, Romance
Content RatingPG-13 (PG-13)
Awards1 win.
CompanyExposed Film Productions AS, One Love Films
CountryJamaica, Norway, UK
LanguageEnglish
Pastor Johnson
Shelaagh Ferrell
Shelaagh Ferrell
Camille
Leon C. Allen
Leon C. Allen
Innocent Kru
Donald Anderson
Donald Anderson
Town Crier (voice)
Paul Barclay
Paul Barclay
Church Musician
Kelly Barrett
Kelly Barrett
Claudette
Regina Beavers
Regina Beavers
Secretary
Carey Campbell
Carey Campbell
Innocent Kru
Jerry D.
Jerry D.
MC

One Love (2003 film)

One Love is a 2003 Jamaican film starring Ky-Mani Marley and Cherine Anderson. It was written by Trevor D. Rhone and directed by Rick Elgood and Don Letts.


Plot

A young Rasta musician falls in love with the gospel-singing daughter of a Pentecostal preacher, meeting her as they both sign up for a music contest in which the winner will get twenty thousand US dollars and a record deal. When they start falling in love her father forbids her from seeing him because he wants her to marry a church member. They face overcoming the preacher's disapproval as well as battling a corrupt record producer.


Cast

  • Ky-Mani Marley as Kassa
  • Vas Blackwood as Scarface
  • Cherine Anderson as Serena
  • Idris Elba as Aaron
  • Winston Bell as Selector G
  • Winston Stona as Pastor Johnson

In addition to the singing of the two principals, the soundtrack includes Bob Marley and Shaggy.


External links

  • One Love at IMDb
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