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Just Tell Me What You Want (1980)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  18 January 1980 (USA)
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A TV producer who is the mistress of her boss, tries to have him make their relationship more permanent, and begins a relationship with a younger man. When her boss hears of this, he tries ... See full summary »

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Bones Burton
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Max Herschel
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Stella Liberti
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Seymour Berger
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Mike Berger
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Steven Routledge
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Cathy
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Baby
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Connie Herschel
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Dr. Coleson
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Stan
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Teddy
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Lothar
Joseph Leon ...
Julie Raskin
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A TV producer who is the mistress of her boss, tries to have him make their relationship more permanent, and begins a relationship with a younger man. When her boss hears of this, he tries to stop it, and win her heart again. Written by Orig. by Kornel Osvart <kornelo@alphanet.hu>, correct by U.N. Owen

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They're rich. They're in love. They're negotiating. See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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18 January 1980 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Amit szemed szád kíván  »

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Alan King had to lose weight in order to play the romantic lead in this film. See more »

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Max Herschel: Marriage, it's the quintessential deal... just tell me what you want.
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alan king's finest hour
7 January 2000 | by (massachusetts) – See all my reviews

Alan King is absolutely terrific as a vulgar, sharp, overbearing millionaire who is keeping Ali Mc Graw as his mistress. She can't take anymore of him so she starts seeing a young playwright (Peter Weller). Since King is the driven type who HATES to lose, he does everything he can to win her back. This is a highly cynical but also highly enjoyable comedy with some great one liners and a stark sense of amorality throughout(The final scene just shows that everyone has their price). Even McGraw is less lockjawed than normal.Directed by the king of New York movies, Sidney Lumet.


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