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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

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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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Screenwriter Eric Alter said of this film: "These guys are in their early 40s, successful and divorced. They spent their entire lives looking at these great girls and decided to finally do something about it. So they take all their money and invest it in a totally new lifestyle. They applied to dating the very same business tactics that helped them become financially successful. But there was still something missing and that's where Scotty comes in. He was like a magnet to girls. So they all made a little deal and, boom, they were in business!". 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

Scotty Palmer: My friend Rag here, he's multilingual. He's flipping you off in 48 languages
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Referenced in Gilmore Girls: The Fundamental Things Apply (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

Hardbodies Theme
Written by John Steele, Scott Kaufman and David Spector
Performed by Krak
(Babaji Music, ASCAP)
Additional Recording and Mixing John Hug
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What a story!
29 July 1999 | by (Houston, TX) – See all my reviews

Hey, at least this movie is what it is! A t & a classic. And, what a concept: 3 older bachelors hire a younger guy to party with them and train them on how to pick up younger women? C'mon, that's a beautiful script. Genius! All guys should rent it, especially to see the characters come clean in the end... Moral to the story: it is more important to just be yourself.


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