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Bachelor Party (1984)

R | | Comedy | 29 June 1984 (USA)
A soon-to-be-married man's friends throw him the ultimate bachelor party.

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Storyline

Rick Gassko is about to marry Debbie Thompson. Her parents hate him. Her old boyfriend hates him. They all have money and he gets a cut of the crap games on the Catholic school bus that he drives. His friends decide to give him the bachelor party of all bachelor parties in an expensive hotel with booze, adult movies and hookers. As the players catch wind of the elements of the party, each adds a little monkey wrench so that one set of hookers ends up giving demos at the bride's shower, the brides friends end up dressed as hookers in a room with a number of non English speaking Japanese businessmen, and so on, as things get out of hand. Written by John Vogel <jlvogel@comcast.net>

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A man's tradition every woman should know about. See more »

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29 June 1984 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Despedida de soltero  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$4,775,155 (USA) (1 July 1984)

Gross:

$38,435,947 (USA)
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Trivia

Due to scheduling conflicts with Revenge of the Nerds (1984), Ted McGinley turned down the role of Ryko. See more »

Goofs

Although Rick has the bus valet-parked when the gang arrives at the hotel, he would have had to take it out of valet parking when they go to spy on the ladies at the strip club. So it's possible that he simply parked it in the alley when they returned and left it there, which would explain why the bus is standing there the next morning when everyone is running out of the hotel. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Tina Gassko: What did you say, Stanley? What did you say, Stanley? What did you say, Stanley? You said no hookers! You said no hookers! No hookers! No hookers! No hookers! No hookers!
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Soundtracks

Bachelor Party Theme
Performed by Oingo Boingo
Composed by Danny Elfman
Produced by Oingo Boingo, Paul Ratajczak
Courtesy of I.R.S. Records
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9 March 2004 | by (Odessa, UA) – See all my reviews

I've read, someone has written "not worth of watching". That's all blah-blah-blah. I looked it through this evening, and I can't even say how many times I've already seen it. None of the modern US comedies could be compared to "Bachelor Party". They are all uninteresting and pure in humour. It makes me think how free were american movie-makers in 80's - they could do and allowed to say everything they wanted. I'm not American and the modern comedies for teens I watch now forced me to believe that as a genre comedy is dead in US. That's why I advise you to watch this movie, old but full of jokes about sex, crazy parties and true love, that means keeping promises.


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