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A Little Sex (1982)

The story of one man's hilarious - and doomed - attempts to wield life's ultimate double-edged sword: infidelity.



(as Robert De Laurentis)

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Donovan
Kate's Mother Mrs. Harrison
Susanna Dalton ...
Nancy Barwood
Sharon Bamber ...
Theresa Donovan
Tanya Berezin ...
Michael Bias ...
Wedding Photographer
Kim von Brandenstein ...
Bubble Girl
Barbara Bratt ...
Office Girl
Christy Brown ...


The story of one man's hilarious - and doomed - attempts to wield life's ultimate double-edged sword: infidelity.

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A Little Sex....a lot of laughs! See more »


Comedy | Romance


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2 April 1982 (USA)  »

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Der verführte Mann  »

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Film debut of Wendie Malick. See more »

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Great Entertainment
27 January 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Excellent film that is full of comedy, romance and a good comparison between being married and single. Michael Donovan, (Tim Matheson) and Katherine, (Kate Capshaw) are a young couple who enjoy the pleasure of living with each other unmarried. Michael has a big problem which is loving the girls too much and far too many one-night stands and therefore is afraid of tying the knot of marriage.

Michael and Katherine have lots of fun teasing each other and shocking the older generation with sexy talk while picking out fruit from an open market.

One day, out of the blue, Michael asks Katherine if she would like to marry him, which rather took Katherine off guard and she did say, "YES".

This is when the story takes on another direction for this married couple and of course, Michael has to fight off all his sexual desires to make love to other women.

Tim Matheson and Katherine had great chemistry working together and this made for a great entertaining film to view and enjoy.

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