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The Wild Life (1984)

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Eighties teen romp involving Bill and his new apartment, Jim and his rebellious antics, Tom and his crazy self, and Anita with her older man David.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Tom Drake (as Christopher Penn)
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Jim Conrad
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Bill Conrad
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Eileen
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Anita
Brin Berliner ...
Tony
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Harry
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David Curtiss
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Donna (as Susan Blackstone)
Cari Anne Warder ...
Julie
Robert Ridgely ...
Craig Davis
Jack Kehoe ...
Mr. Parker
Simone White ...
Brenda (as Jennifer White)
Beth McKinley ...
Robin
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Vince
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Eighties teen romp involving Bill and his new apartment, Jim and his rebellious antics, Tom and his crazy self, and Anita with her older man David. Written by Josh Pasnak <chainsaw@intouch.bc.ca>

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It brings all your fantasies to life. See more »

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Comedy | Drama

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R | See all certifications »
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28 September 1984 (USA)  »

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$9,500,000 (USA)
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Trivia

The book that Bill Conrad (Eric Stoltz) is reading in the pool side scene is "Jude the Obscure" by Thomas Hardy. See more »

Goofs

The mark on Thomas Drake's face after he and his friends hit their heads together in the restaurant. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Tom Drake: It's casual.
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Connections

Referenced in Say Anything... (1989) See more »

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THE GIRL CAN'T HELP IT
Written by Bobby Troup
Performed by Little Richard
Courtesy of Specialty Records, Inc.
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clastic
25 July 1999 | by (Minnesota) – See all my reviews

One of those movies where you don't have to expect an award or anything from it, but just want to watch it and have a good time. A feel good movie about basically nothing just makes you laugh at how much this movie's characters are just looking for some fun and not an Academy Award. The whole thing with Eric Stoltz brother...why was that in there. It was still funny and I enjoyed but it had no point. There'll never be another movie like this. Now a days the movies try to have to much story and it turns out terriable. We need another pointless movie like the Wild Life!


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