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    Shane West Claims That He And Mandy Moore Crushed On Each Other During "A Walk To Remember"

    "That sounds incredibly corny."

    A Walk to Remember is a classic movie. Admit it — you've watched it, you loved it, and you cried to it. We all have.

    Shane West puts his arm around Mandy Moore in A Walk to Remember
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    Shane West recently reflected on the film's legacy in an interview with Vulture, and he revealed a little tidbit that just might surprise fans.

    Mandy Moore sits on the beach with Shane West in A Walk to Remember
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    "I think we both had a little bit of a crush," he admitted. "But then we were just there for each other in the most honest and purest of ways. That sounds incredibly corny but is true and rare."

    West standing behind Moore with his hands around her body in A Walk to Remember
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    West went along to say that everyone who worked on the film "had chemistry offscreen, in the sense of bonding and in friendship, including [Mandy], which is the funniest thing because all the other characters had been bullying her."

    Moore holds up a sheath of papers while smiling at West in A Walk to Remember
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    "Everyone liked each other. It was the opposite of the movie. Everyone got along and had a great time."

    Clayne Crawford leans into Shane West in A Walk to Remember
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    Of course, not everything was so easygoing. West recalled some difficulties he encountered during the iconic scene in which his character Landon gives Moore's Jamie a temporary butterfly tattoo.

    Al Thompson, Paz de la Huerta, Clayne Crawford, Shane West, Jonathan Parks Jordan, and Lauren German hang out on a bench in A Walk to Remember
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    "I couldn't get that tattoo right," he admitted. "I was screwing it up constantly. There should be outtakes...where I peel it off and it's like a third of a butterfly, or half a butterfly, or it didn't work at all."

    West with his arms wrapped around Moore in A Walk to Remember
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    "Then she starts laughing and then it's all worthless," he continued. "So I think the combination of us joking around made the ultimate reveal more of a success."

    Moore and West touch foreheads in A Walk to Remember
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    Read the whole interview here.

    Moore lays back on West in A Walk to Remember
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