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Moment by Moment (1978)

A lonely socialite and a young drifter enter into a May-December romance.

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Cast

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Trisha
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Andra Akers ...
Naomi
Bert Kramer ...
Stu
Shelley R. Bonus ...
Peg
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Stacie
James Luisi ...
Dan Santini
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Pharmacist
Neil Flanagan ...
Storekeeper
Jarvais Hudson ...
Gas Station Attendant
Tom Slocum ...
Band Leader
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Hotel Desk Clerk
Jo Jordan ...
Bookstore Lady
Joseph Schwab ...
Druggist
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Storyline

One year after "Saturday Night Fever," John Travolta starred in this love story between a young drifter and an older woman - Lily Tomlin. The characters are savagely portrayed, and the story is set against a backdrop of shrink-riddled and over-privileged society. Written by <mack@isomedia.com>

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The only thing they have in common... is each other.

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Drama | Romance

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22 December 1978 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Von Augenblick zu Augenblick  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

One of numerous collaborations of writer Jane Wagner and star actress-comedian Lily Tomlin. See more »

Goofs

In opening credit montage, Trisha is seen strolling through Beverly Hills shopping district carrying a coat and a bag from a boutique; by time movie has started she is still carrying same things, only now she is miles away, outside Schwab's Drugstore in West Hollywood - nowhere within convenient walking distance of Rodeo Drive. See more »

Quotes

Trisha Rawlings: [clasping her hands worshipfully] Ohhhh... STRIP!
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Connections

Referenced in Saturday Night Live: The Best of Jon Lovitz (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

For You and I
Composed by Eric Stewart and Graham Gouldman
Performed by 10CC
Courtesy of Polydor Incorporated and Man-Ken Music Ltd.
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Boner-killing FUN
3 June 2012 | by (Roxie) – See all my reviews

John Travolta plays Strip Sunset, the ultimate female man-toy! If you are a fan of sexy fun on the beach, May-December romance, foot worship, muddy dogs, and awkward, boner-killing PG-13 pseudo-sex scenes, look no further. This is the brownest film ever made. And by "brown", I mean terrible, muted 70's tones that suck and make you sad. This is the 70's, with a large side of 70's. If you are manic-depressive, you might want to check this one out. Contemplating suicide? Do it. Contemplating John Travolta's sexuality? I'M NOT. He got 2 (count em, TWO) HJ's from Lily Tomlin. HE'S STRAIGHT AS F--- DOG. Go kill yourself. But watch MbM first!


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