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Romantic Comedy (1983)

 -  Comedy  -  13 January 1984 (Italy)
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Two of the screen's finest comic actors, Dudley Moore and Mary Steenburgen, star as successful writing partners whose timing is perfect on stage but amusingly pathetic in their love life. In HD.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Jason Carmichael
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Phoebe Craddock
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Blanche Dailey
Janet Eilber ...
Allison St. James
Robyn Douglass ...
Kate Mallory
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Leo Janowitz
Rozsika Halmos ...
Maid
Alexander Lockwood ...
The Minister
Erica Hiller ...
Young Woman
Sean Patrick Guérin ...
Timmy (6)
Dick Wieand ...
TV Reporter
Brass Adams ...
Bartender
Stephen Roberts ...
Maître D'
Santos Morales ...
Bus Boy
Fran Bennett ...
Doctor #1
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Two of the screen's finest comic actors, Dudley Moore and Mary Steenburgen, star as successful writing partners whose timing is perfect on stage but amusingly pathetic in their love life. In HD.

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He was married, she was single . . . It was a case of unsynchronized passion [Australia Theatrical] See more »

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Comedy

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Release Date:

13 January 1984 (Italy)  »

Also Known As:

Romantic Comedy!  »

Box Office

Gross:

$5,100,000 (USA)
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(Metrocolor)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Micheal Caine was originally offered the stage role of Jason Carmicheal, but he insisted on the contract guaranteeing him the film role as well. The part went to Anthony Perkins. See more »

Goofs

You have Leo's last name listed as Janowitz. In the film, he is called Leo Jessop. See more »

Quotes

Phoebe Craddock: Do you think someone could fall in love that fast?
Jason Carmichael: Of course. It happened to me once. I was at the Tony awards two years ago, I saw this woman from the back. She was wearing a blue taffeta dress, and she had gleaming black hair, cascading over creamy white shoulders. I fell instantly in love. then she turned 'round and it was you.
Phoebe Craddock: It was green actually.
Jason Carmichael: What was?
Phoebe Craddock: The dress. It was from the second act of "Somewhere every summer" I borrowed it from wardrobe.
Jason Carmichael: I might have known you wouldn't have ...
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Written by Burt Bacharach, Carole Bayer Sager, Marvin Hamlisch
Performed by Peabo Bryson and Roberta Flack
Produced by Carole Bayer Sager
(P) 1983 Capitol Records Inc.
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Fun, Romantic and overall Entertaining.
4 August 2000 | by (Donaldsonville, LA) – See all my reviews

I found this movie light and entertaining. I really don't understand why it was abused by the critics. The perfect Dudley Moore vehicle, consisting of comedy in an all too real and serious romantic life situation. NO... it's not an Oscar winner, but it certainly doesn't deserve the bad rating originally heap on it. If you are looking for a true Romantic Comedy... this is the movie you are looking for. It doesn't require that you think and worry about every twist and turn, but does bring true laughter and entertainment into your home.


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