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Just One of the Guys (1985)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  26 April 1985 (USA)
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Terry Griffith has got it all -- looks, popularity, the perfect college boyfriend, and an article that's a shoo-in to win her a summer internship at the local newspaper... or so she thinks.... See full summary »

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Buddy Griffith (as Billy Jacoby)
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Terry Griffith has got it all -- looks, popularity, the perfect college boyfriend, and an article that's a shoo-in to win her a summer internship at the local newspaper... or so she thinks. When Terry's journalism teacher passes her article up in favor of a couple of pieces written by boys, Terry is convinced that sexism is to blame. Determined to win the internship at any cost, Terry goes undercover at a rival high school to resubmit her article... as a boy. But Terry gets more than she bargained for when she finds herself fending off a bully and the advances of an oversexed female admirer, and falling for her new pal Rick. Written by Faith

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Terry Griffith is about to go where no woman has gone before.

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26 April 1985 (USA)  »

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I Was a Teenage Boy  »

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$11,500,000 (USA)
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Trivia

As seen in her room, Terri (Joyce Hyser) has a few Bruce Springsteen's posters. At the time of filming, Hyser had already been dating Springsteen for several years. See more »

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When Terry reveals her breasts to Rick, she is obviously not wearing a bra. A few seconds later, the lace of a bra is visible beneath her shirt. See more »

Quotes

Terry: Buddy, what are you doing here?
Buddy: [motions to Rick] Terry's girlfriend stopped by today - "Kevina". She was very upset that she missed you this morning. You know how she worships your bulging muscles and your hairy chest! Terry is such a stallion. Go 'head, Ter, show him your hairy chest.
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Written by John Crawford
Produced by Richie Zito
Performed by Berlin
Courtesy of Geffen Records and Phonogram International
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sweet fun comedy
16 November 2003 | by (Conn) – See all my reviews

I really enjoyed this when I saw it and would highly recomend. Very good,sweet welldone comedy that could have been cheezy but isn't. It's not heavy at all, just a sweet teen comedy that's better then alot of them because it's actually funny and very sweet at the same time. Most of the reviews here seem to be positive as well.


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