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Losin' It (1983)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 22 April 1983 (USA)
Set in 1965, four rowdy teenage guys travel to Tijuana, Mexico for a night of partying when they are joined by a heartbroken housewife who is in town seeking a quick divorce.

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Dave
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Spider
John P. Navin Jr. ...
Wendell
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Kathy
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Sheriff
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Chuey
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Taxi Driver #1
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Pablo
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Marine
James Victor ...
Lawyer
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Larry
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Cornelio Hernandez ...
Big Guy in Jail
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Teen sex comedy set in 1965 which follows four Los Angeles school friends, Woody, Dave, Spider, Wendell and the series of misadventures they get into when they travel south of the border to Tijuana, Mexico for a night of cruisin', causing trouble, and to settle a pact to lose their virginity before the night is over, while a young woman, named Kathy, accompanies them for different reasons: to arrange a quick divorce from her husband. Written by <pataygs@voicenet.com>

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They were boozin' it, brusin' it and cruisin' it, but mostly they were . . . See more »

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Comedy | Drama

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22 April 1983 (USA)  »

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Die Aufreisser von der High School  »

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$7,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Three of the actors in this film - Tom Cruise, John Stockwell, and Rick Rossovich - also appeared together in the movie Top Gun (1986). See more »

Goofs

When the gang is on there way to Tijuana, there are present era cars parked on the street. See more »

Quotes

Dave: You know what that Tuck-and-Roll guy's doing right now? He's stuffing my seats with horseshit!
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Don't Run Away
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Performed by Jeff Alan Band
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Good Movie
30 April 1999 | by (CT USA) – See all my reviews

I saw this on Comedy Central Back in 1996 a few times. I loved the movie. I found it quite funny and cute. A good teen type movie. I would recommend you see this movie with a whole bunch of friends, cause it's good like that. Good movie.


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