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The First Time (1983)

R  |   |  Comedy  |  13 July 1983 (USA)
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A young film student pursues a woman while studying under a bizarre, eccentric film professor.

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Tim Choate ...
Charlie Lichtenstein
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Dana
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Nick Rand
Wendy Fulton ...
Wendy
Raymond Patterson ...
Ron
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Jules Goldfarb
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Eileen
Cathryn Damon ...
Gloria
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Karen Watson
Bradley Bliss ...
Girl at Restaurant
Eva Charney ...
Polly
Bill Randolph ...
Rick
Rex Robbins ...
Leon
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Joel
Tom Surgel ...
Hal (as Tom Surgal)
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A young film student pursues a woman while studying under a bizarre, eccentric film professor.

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There's a first time for everything...and This is Charlie's!

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Watching this the first time may be your last!
3 March 1999 | by (Suffolk, Virginia) – See all my reviews

A movie about a college boy who learns tricks of the trade about accepting love isn't what I had in mind. It's hard to decide on calling this either a teen comedy, a school play, a boy-meets-girl satire, or a hodgepodge of weird film shorts. Or all of the above! Personally, the movie has a hard time at what it really stands for. Nothing is problematic at low production values and fair acting as intended, but there is a touch of immediate diversion missing. If you were to call it an amusing satire on the sexual revolution, then it would be the correct dominant choice to take. It is funny on occasion, and has some delightful moments. Take a chance at THE FIRST TIME, but use with caution. For its odd sophistication, a heavy dose of unintentional laughs won't fill your prescription.


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