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Private Resort (1985)

 -  Comedy  -  3 May 1985 (USA)
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This is the story of two teenage boys who are guests at a Florida resort for the weekend. Their only interest is, of course, chasing girls, but fate has much more in store for them.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Ben
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Emily Longstreth ...
Patti
Karyn O'Bryan ...
Dana
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The Maestro
Dody Goodman ...
Mrs. Rawlings
Tony Azito ...
Reeves
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Shirley (as Hilary Shapiro)
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Bobbie Sue
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Scott
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Alice
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Curt (as Andrew Clay)
Ronald E. House ...
The Barber (as Ron House)
Christopher Wynne ...
Mike (as Greg Wynne)
Nora Gaye ...
Kelly
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This is the story of two teenage boys who are guests at a Florida resort for the weekend. Their only interest is, of course, chasing girls, but fate has much more in store for them. Written by Anonymous

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They're looking for hot times. And they came to the right place... See more »

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3 May 1985 (USA)  »

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Trivia

Leslie Easterbrook says she had it in her contract to only expose her behind in this film. But the producers convinced her to wear a sheer negligee that left little to the imagination when filmed under bright lights. See more »

Goofs

When our heroes first encounter the house detective at the bar, he's in perfect shape. The next day, he suddenly sports a prominent black eye (which will vanish again midway through the film). See more »

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Referenced in Community: Communication Studies (2010) See more »

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Miami Calypso
Performed by The Terminals
Composed by Norman Titcomb (as Norm Titcomb)
Publisher: Waldo Stashu Music, Inc.
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31 October 2008 | by (Massachusetts) – See all my reviews

To paraphrase Elizabeth Bennet, this film was offensive in every possible way. Misogynist, racist, misogynist, fat jokes, misogynist, every possible stereotype you could think of. And the fat jokes were misogynist fat jokes. The only male character who was overweight was a boy, about 12 years old, who was remarkable for his sneaky horniness. Actually I guess he was a fat joke, too, but the fat jokes with women were much less gentle and impossible to miss. The one truly funny moment involved Hector Elizondo and an aerobics class.

I expected this to be a low-quality movie. I didn't expect it to be *this* bad. I only watched it all the way through so that I wouldn't wonder, years later, if maybe I had missed something good. Also because I went to the trouble of getting it on Interlibrary Loan. At least it was fairly short.


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