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Hardbodies (1984)

R | | Comedy | 4 May 1984 (USA)
Three middle-aged daddies visit California to have a marvelous time at the beach. When they learn that a nice apartment and an expensive cabriolet isn't enough for them to score with the ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Kristi
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Hunter
Michael Rapport ...
Rounder
Sorrells Pickard ...
Ashby
Roberta Collins ...
Lana
Cindy Silver ...
Kimberly
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Rag
Kristi Somers ...
Michelle
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Candy (as Crystal Shaw)
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Dede
Antony Ponzini ...
Rocco (as Anthony Ponzini)
Marvin Katzoff ...
Dorky Geek
Kip Waldo ...
Head Geek
Michael Miller ...
Landlord
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Three middle-aged daddies visit California to have a marvelous time at the beach. When they learn that a nice apartment and an expensive cabriolet isn't enough for them to score with the chicks, they employ a student to help them. At first he's as disgusted of them and his job as his girlfriend, but soon they find out how to use the situation to everyone's benefit. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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4 May 1984 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Como Conquistar as Garotas  »

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Trivia

A lexical look into the world of hardbodies would reveal the movie featured its own unique jargon. This language included such terms as "Raamo" (= remodeling jobs - e.g. plastic surgery); "Tools" (= the elements of seduction e.g. a car, a jacuzzi); and "Dialoguing" (= thirty seconds of fast talk to get a phone number). See more »

Goofs

The dog's collar can-holder is only big enough for one beer can, but seconds after the head geek takes the can out, another can magically appears in it. See more »

Quotes

Hunter: I spill no wine before it's time.
Rounder: You're a sick man.
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Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Helen Hunt/Snoop Doggy Dogg (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Barbados Rita
Written and Performed by Gerard McMahon
(Ruzam Music, BMI/Back Mac Music, BMI)
Courtesy of Amazin' Music Productions
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if you dont like it, you dont know what the 80's are!
2 April 2001 | by (Vancouver, Canada) – See all my reviews

This was a funny movie! true it was medicore acting, but hell that is what the 80's comedies were like. I laughed, i enjoyed the music, this is what it is about. oh yeah, i liked the hardbodies too! btw yes there was plenty of nudity, but heck such is life that is why it is rated R anyways, keep the kiddies out of the room and quit complaining!


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