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Choose Me (1984)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  29 August 1984 (USA)
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Nancy
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Mickey
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Eve
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Zack Antoine
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Pearl Antoine
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Billy Ace
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Ralph Chomsky
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Mueller
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Lou
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Dr. Ernest Greene
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Babs
Sandra Will ...
Ida
Mike Kaplan ...
Harve (as Mike E. Kaplan)
Russell Parr ...
Bradshaw
Teresa Velarde ...
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Several lost-soul night-owls, including a nightclub owner, a talkback radio relationships counseller, and an itinerant stranger have encounters that expose their contradictions and anxieties about love and acceptance. Written by Robert Dennys <robertd@psy.uq.oz.au>

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In the middle of the night, when there's no one else... See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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29 August 1984 (USA)  »

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$700,000 (estimated)
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[first lines]
Announcer: Stay by your phone, Doctor Nancy Love will be up on KCMY talk radio with The Love Line.
Nancy: I recommend that you examine the deeper feelings you have for your wife, Tom.
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References Haunted Honeymoon (1940) See more »

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And If I Had
Written by Kenny Gamble (as Kenneth Gamble) and Leon Huff (as Leon A. Huff)
Performed by Teddy Pendergrass
Published by Mighty Three Music BMI
Produced by Kenny Gamble (as Kenneth Gamble) and Leon Huff (as Leon A. Huff)
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Offbeat and catchy
6 August 2000 | by (Orlando, FL) – See all my reviews

Saw this film on a whim and became entranced. The strange premise was intriguing and the plot twists continued to catch me off guard. The wistful longing for romance displayed by the lead actor will touch a cord with anyone who has desperately needed to be loved. And that is most of us, isn't it?

Found the acting superb across the board. The story was totally unpredictable. Twisted and weird yet it never exceeded my ability to believe.

Too bad only 300 people ever saw this film. I believe it is one of the most seriously underrated movies ever produced.


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