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Kate Tosconi
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Robert Fitzgerald
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Joe Kimbel
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Eve Whister
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Dottie Birmington
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Frank Tosconi
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Archibald Tucker
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Judge
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Rita Kimbel
David Chomsky ...
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Mrs. Tucker
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Kelly
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Marii Mak ...
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John Snee ...
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On a bet with one of his practical-joking partners, a Los Angeles lawyer responds to an ad from a pretty Chicago magazine writer offering herself as a bridal candidate as an investigative reporting assignment, and then makes another bet that he can keep the relationship platonic for two weeks. Written by Anonymous

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14 December 1982 (USA)  »

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Die verrückten Abenteuer eines Playboys  »

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