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Hot Resort (1985)

R | | Comedy | January 1985 (USA)
Young guys on the make get a job at a resort hotel in the Caribbean.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Parsekian ...
Marty
Michael Berz ...
Kenny
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Brad
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Chuck (as Daniel Schneider)
Marcy Walker ...
Franny
Debra Kelly ...
Liza
Samm-Art Williams ...
Bill Martin
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Mr. Green
Zora Rasmussen ...
Mrs. Green
David Lipman ...
Mr. Bray Junior
Jerome Collamore ...
Mr. Bray Senior
Stephen Stucker ...
Bobby Williams
William Tucker ...
Andrew
Michael Craig ...
Bo Bo
Linda Kenton ...
Geraldine
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A group of young men get jobs at a Caribbean resort, but choose to spend more of their time chasing girls and avoiding their boss than taking care of guests. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Caraïbes follies  »

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(at around 1 min) During the scene with Andrew Piermont and Liza French speaking on the balcony, the boom mic is clearly visible twice when the camera is on Liza. See more »

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[Looking at dozens of joints tied together]
Customs Agent: What is this?
Kenny: That's a grass skirt.
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She Don't Know Me
Performed by Ken Brown
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The Odd and the Bad
9 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This addition to the "Teens at Summer Resort" genre is both bad and odd. Firstly, it isn't funny and adding Frank Gorshin (billed as "Mr. Frank Gorshin" Salute that!) into the mix to add humor fails miserably. Gorshin has nothing funny to do. The film is also badly cast in the four male leads--all of them are dull, even Bronson Pinchot who seems uncomfortable playing the street-savvy, suave New Yorker ladies man. What's odd is the film starts out as a zany and vulgar comedy, but by the end it's all sweet natured, romantic and straight-laced. Odd also that the best actors and characters in the film, two females the boys meet played by Casey Nye and Dana Kaminsky, appear in the middle of the film then disappear soon after. A sad waste. And there is one moment of eye-popping nudity from Kaminsky who reveals an amazingly large chest on such a small gal. Otherwise, this is a waste of time.


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