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Spring Break -- Adam Stern and Nelson Dalby, Jr., are naive college students who have come to Fort Lauderdale to perform the rites of Spring Break. Due to a mix-up at their motel, the boys end up in the same room with Stu and O.T., a pair of experienced ladykillers from New York who coach the boys on the finer points of seduction.

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Director:
Writer:
David Smilow (written by)
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Release Date:
25 March 1983 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
Like it's really, totally, the most fun a couple of bodies can have. You know?
Plot:
Two sets of two college guys spend a spring break together in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. There they have lots of fun in and out of the sun. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
User Reviews:
Wonderful fun to watch, those of us who were there can attest to atmosphere. See more (44 total) »

Cast

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Directed by
Sean S. Cunningham 
 
Writing credits
David Smilow (written by)

Produced by
Sean S. Cunningham .... producer
Barbara De Fina .... associate producer
Milton Herson .... executive producer
Mitch Leigh .... executive producer
Kim Wolf .... location producer
 
Original Music by
Harry Manfredini 
 
Cinematography by
Steven Poster (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Susan E. Cunningham  (as Susan Cunningham)
 
Casting by
Julie Hughes 
Barry Moss 
 
Production Design by
Virginia Field 
 
Art Direction by
Nicholas J. Romanac  (as Nicholas Romanac)
 
Set Decoration by
Tom Coll 
 
Costume Design by
Susan Denison 
Sara Denning 
 
Makeup Department
Irene Aparicio .... hair stylist
Elizabeth Lambert .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Barbara De Fina .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Dustin Bernard .... second assistant director
Brian E. Frankish .... first assistant director (as Brian Frankish)
 
Art Department
Charles Guanci .... property master
William Kellow .... scenic artist
 
Sound Department
Scott Blynder .... boom operator
Lee Dichter .... sound re-recordist
Bernard Hajdenberg .... sound editor
Kevin Meehan .... boom operator
Kim H. Ornitz .... sound mixer (as Kim Ornitz)
Ron Kalish .... sound editor (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Jay Amor .... stunts
James Bates .... stunts
Courtney Brown .... stunts
Charles Buie .... stunts
Alex Edlin .... stunts (as Alexander Edlin)
Bob Kenaston .... stunts
Mike Kirton .... stunts
Artie Malesci .... stunt coordinator (as Arti Malesci)
Artie Malesci .... stunts (as Arti Malesci)
Marc Mercury .... stunts (as Mark Mercury)
Jeff Moldovan .... stunts
Peter Tors .... stunts
David Rigby .... stunt coordinator (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Rick Anderson .... camera operator
James H. Armfield .... still photographer (as James Armfield)
William D. Barber .... first assistant camera
Bert Bertolami .... grip best boy
Jerry Bertolami .... dolly grip
Robert Heine .... second assistant camera
Perry A. Jones .... key grip
Robert Lewine .... still photographer
Walter G. Morris Jr. .... gaffer
David P. Robinson .... electric best boy
 
Casting Department
Linda Francis .... casting: Los Angeles
Peter Golden .... casting associate
Dee Miller .... extras casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Mary Lou Byrd .... wardrobe
Vivian Cocheo .... wardrobe
 
Editorial Department
Guy Barresi .... assistant editor
Jay Keuper .... first assistant editor
Angie Ross .... additional editor
 
Music Department
Vern Carlson .... music editor
 
Other crew
Kathleen Bertolami .... location auditor
Steve Braun .... production assistant
Adam Brightman .... production assistant
T. Rafael Cimino .... marine coordinator
Jack Cowden .... script supervisor
Susan Eastman .... local coordinator
Christine Georgopulo .... production assistant
Jeffrey J. Kiehlbauch .... production assistant (as Jeffrey Kiehlbauch)
Mark Lafata .... extras coordinator
Roger Minami .... choreographer
Dan Perri .... title designer
Michael Robinson .... production assistant
Cynthia Streit .... production office coordinator (as Cynthia E. Streit)
Steven Zeller .... unit publicist
 

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Runtime:
102 min
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Color (Metrocolor)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Reportedly, the legs, hips and torso used for the films' main movie poster, were allegedly those of model, actress, and beauty queen Tammy Lynn Leppert.See more »
Goofs:
Plot holes: It is never mentioned why Ernest Dalby would have any interest in closing down the Breeze 'n' Seas Motel, though he is paying the bribe to do so.See more »
Quotes:
Ernest Dalby:Now step aside.
Nelson:Damn it, I said no. I'm through stepping aside for you. And that goes for getting pushed around, held back and screwed over too.
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Movie Connections:
Referenced in Film Geek (2005)See more »
Soundtrack:
True Lovin' WomanSee more »

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9 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
Wonderful fun to watch, those of us who were there can attest to atmosphere., 5 September 2004
Author: k cal from New York

This is a wonderful film that captures so much of the early 1980's feeling at spring break, before the commercial exploitation and the cheap video cam made it a display. It is a warm film despite its attempts at gross comedy. My favorite line is OT upon reaching the motel, handed a beer he drains the entire quart and says "beer is like...f**king great". That captures the spirit of the movie. There is also a tender love story and a silly sideline about evil politicians. The love interest in the movie is one of the hottest women ever to grace the screen, and all of the characters of wonderfully funny and memorable. Ish (EESH) the bellboy at the motel,grabs a strip of satin hanging from a wall painting and shakes it "Sanitized for your protection", then says "You want anything you see eesh, you need anything you come to eesh, you get in troubles ... they work themselves out." I love this movie, as you can tell. It was what we at the time wanted spring break to be.

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