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The Party Animal (1984)

R | | Comedy | January 1985 (USA)
Pondo Sinatra is a college boy with a problem: women will have nothing to do with him. It's not that he was raised on a chicken farm and, literally, came to school on the back of a turnip ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Matthew Causey ...
Pondo
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Studly (as Tim Carhart)
Jerry Jones ...
Elbow
Robin Harlan ...
Natasha
Frank Galati ...
The Professor
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Sophia (as Luci Roucis)
Joan Dykman ...
The Nurse
Barbara Baylis ...
Madame
Frannie James ...
Dean
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Dean's Secretary
Billi Gordon ...
The New Dean
Susanne Ashley ...
Miranda
Julie Casey
Rachel Frantz
Donna Robb
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Pondo Sinatra is a college boy with a problem: women will have nothing to do with him. It's not that he was raised on a chicken farm and, literally, came to school on the back of a turnip truck. It's not that he is a virgin and jinxed, and every move he makes around a woman backfires. The problem is that god and heaven have set themselves against Pondo loosing his virginity. That is until Pondo discovers the secret formula to the most powerful aphrodisiac in the world and becomes....... "The Party Animal"! Written by Ernest B. <ernest@bellsouth.net>

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From spud to stud in one quick sip! See more »

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Campus aphrodisiaque  »

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Final film (uncredited) of director Harvey Hart. See more »

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The Professor: [giving lecture in classroom] Absolutely anything is possible: from interstellar communications to ze development of a functioning aphrodisiac. Now, let us first look...
Pondo Sinatra: [raising his hand and interrupting the professor] Uh, Professor Schmidt
The Professor: Ja, Herr Sinatra
Pondo Sinatra: What is an aphrodisiac?
The Professor: Ze word aphrodisiac comes from ze African root
[writing on the chalkboard]
The Professor: 'APHRO' meaning large penis, und ze Greek 'DISIAC' which means want it bad.
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References American Gigolo (1980) See more »

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Everyone should see this at least once
12 April 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

While the script and the acting are more than lacking, this movie still has many sophomoric moments that had me recalling my awkward youth and all of the heterosexual males out there will to. Excellent soundtrack with Concrete Blonde and the Buzzcocks as the backdrop. If you go into the experience not expecting a lot, and you keep in mind that the movie probably had a budget around 100k(around 50k probably for Timothy Carhart-the only recognizable face in the film), then you will have a good time. Best if viewed with a pack of guys and a few suds, because one of you will be nailed with the nickname Pondo Sinatra; cause this guy was.


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