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Just One of the Guys (1985)

PG-13  |   |  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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Cast overview, first billed only:
Buddy Griffith (as Billy Jacoby)
Toni Hudson ...
Stuart Charno ...
Coach Mickey Morrison
Mr. Raymaker
Mark (as Steve Basil)
J. Williams ...
Julian & Prom Band - Brock / Davis


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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Release Date:

26 April 1985 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

I Was a Teenage Boy  »

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$11,500,000 (USA)

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Terry's cup of punch at the prom has a frog in it. In the close-up, the frog has completely changed positions and is a much lighter color of green before returning to its original position and color in the wide shot. See more »


Greg Tolan: [after the melee in the cafeteria, Greg stalks off to go after Rick... Deborah stops him] Hold it, clown!
Deborah: Come on Greg, Greg! Not now! It was a joke, people laugh. Let it slide.
Greg Tolan: Stay out of this, Deborah.
Deborah: I'm getting real bored watching you push people around.
Greg Tolan: Yeah? Well, stick around, 'cause it's gonna get real exciting!
Deborah: [grabs his arm] You know, Terry was right! You are an asshole!
Greg Tolan: That asshole called ME an asshole?
Deborah: Oh now you want to beat him up too, right?
Greg Tolan: [with sarcasm] No, I wanna buy him an...
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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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