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Going Steady (1979)
"Yotzim Kavua" (original title)

R  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Romance  |  31 May 1979 (West Germany)
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The same young stars from LEMON POPSICLE. The trio's budding interest in women and sex is put into idle when their girls talk them into going steady.

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Complete credited cast:
Yftach Katzur ...
Benzi / Benji / Benny (as Yiftach Katzour)
Yvonne Michaels ...
Tammy
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Yudale / Huey / Johnny
Rachel Steiner ...
Bracha / Martha
Jonathan Sagall ...
Momo / Bobby (as Jonathan Segal)
Dafna Armoni ...
Shelly (as Daphna Armoni)
Dvora Kedar ...
Sonja, Benzi's Mother (as Dvora Kadar)
Menashe Warshavsky ...
Judith Koren ...
Tammy's Mother
Yasha Katz ...
Tammy's Father
Nurit Ma'ane ...
Tnuva / Bazoom (as Nurit Maane)
Yoel Liba ...
Motorcycle Rider 1 (as Joel Liba)
Dory Lubliner ...
Motorcycle Rider 2 (as Dori Lubliner)
Orit Kroizer ...
Horny Twin A
Dorit Kroizer ...
Horny Twin B
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The same young stars from LEMON POPSICLE. The trio's budding interest in women and sex is put into idle when their girls talk them into going steady.

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All the boys in the film had authentic 1950's hair styles. All the girls, however, had hair and makeup circa 1979. See more »

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Not that great for the most part
20 December 2013 | by (Victoria, BC) – See all my reviews

"Going Steady", as it's called here in North America, is actually the second entry in the Israeli "Lemon Popsicle" film series. I have seen several other entries in the series before this one, and I think I can safely say it's one of the lesser entries. The movie is not without merit. There is a great soundtrack of '50s hit songs (how was this low budget movie able to afford all of them?), the period detail is acceptable for the most part, and while the cast is too old to be playing teenagers, they do bring in some instant likability. Which is good, because some of the characters engage in some really cruel and selfish behavior, which taints the movie significantly. A bigger problem with the movie, however, is that the movie has little plot, and seems content to frequently spin its wheels for a long time. That might have been forgive had the movie been funny, but it isn't - the comic situations are lame and predictable. How this disappointing movie didn't finish the series right there is beyond me - maybe something got lost in the translation to English in the dubbing room.


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