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Waitress! (1981)

R  |   |  Comedy  |  September 1982 (USA)
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Three lovely waitresses contend with a drunken, slovenly chef and mutinous patrons.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Jim Harris ...
Jerry
Carol Drake ...
Andrea
Carol Bevar ...
Jennifer
Renata Hickey ...
Lindsey (as Renata Majer)
Hunt Block ...
Bill (as David Hunt)
...
Moe (as Anthony Sarrero)
Ed Fenton ...
Mr. Bellerman
Augie Grompone ...
Piebalt
Bonnie Horan ...
Mrs. Bellerman
Fred Salador ...
Mr. Cavendish
Wendy Stuart ...
Miss Watkins, Mr. Cavendish's Assistant
William Kirksey ...
Mr. Alfred
Katya Colman ...
Mrs. Alfred
Nancy Salis ...
Ms. Cawley
Helen Perle ...
Mrs. Margolis
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Three lovely waitresses contend with a drunken, slovenly chef and mutinous patrons.

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"It looks like you fought the Civil War in here!"
26 March 2002 | by (Nebraska) – See all my reviews

This movie qualifies as a "guilty" pleasure...a loopy plot surrounding an aspiring actress and her restauranteur-wannabe boyfriend (and actually featuring some quality 'soft-core' sex scenes that actually enhance the plot/humor), intercut with some of the best/worst sight gags and one-liners ever filmed. You actually wait for the the next joke, to see if it will fall into one or the other categories!

A major complain is that the movie never really decides WHAT to be--soft-core porn, slapstick comedy or gag-fest. That indecisiveness really throws off the movie's plot, wherever it is.

You will never, ever order wine the same after seeing this movie.


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