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Gregory's Girl (1980)

PG | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 26 May 1982 (USA)
Gregory is a normal teen who is infatuated with a classmate. He must work to win her affection.

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Cast

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Gregory (as Gordon John Sinclair)
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Dorothy
Jake D'Arcy ...
Phil Menzies
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Susan
Robert Buchanan ...
Andy
Billy Greenlees ...
Steve (as William Greenlees)
Alan Love ...
Eric (as Alan Love)
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Carol
Carol Macartney ...
Margo
Douglas Sannachan ...
Billy
Allison Forster ...
Chic Murray ...
Headmaster
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Alec
John Bett ...
Alistair
Dave Anderson ...
Gregory's Dad (as David Anderson)
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Storyline

In his Scottish New Town home, gangling Gregory and his school-friends are starting to find out about girls. He fancies Dorothy, not least because she has got into the football team - and is a better player than him. He finally asks her out, but it is obviously the females in control of matters here, and that very much includes Gregory's younger sister. Written by Jeremy Perkins {J-26}

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What Gregory Doesn't Know About Women Fills A Wonderful New Comedy See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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A Paixão de Gregory  »

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Trivia

To perfect her football skills, Dee Hepburn trained with Partick Thistle football club. See more »

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In the dancing scene Gregory first appears lying to Susan's left (right as we see it). In the final shots of this scene the positions are reversed and Gregory lies to Susan's right. See more »

Quotes

Charlie: That's not the way you spell 'Caracus' anyway
Andy: What?
Charlie: Caracas. It's c-a-s, not c-u-s.
Andy: We've been standing here for four hours! Why didn't you tell me?
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Referenced in The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys (2002) See more »

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Chic's Tune
(uncredited)
Written by Chic Murray
Played by Chic Murray (piano)
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Nothing Like Scottish Love !
13 January 2001 | by (Virginia Beach, VA) – See all my reviews

This is a great cute VERY Scottish movie. It's characters had a little more depth to them then your usual puppy love story. I saw this for the first time when I was 17 in 1987 and revisited it off and on since then .. it's one of those simple movies that makes you think life can be so simple as worrying about getting someone to like you.


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