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Private Resort (1985)

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

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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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The story of two adolescent boys who are guests at a Florida resort for the week-end. Their only interest is, of course, chasing girls, but fate has much more in store for them. Written by Anonymous

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Where Every Room Has A Great View. See more »

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Film debut of Rob Morrow. See more »

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The young woman who is accosted by the house detective that ends up with her bikini top untied is wearing her bikini top in several positions. See more »

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Ba Ba Ben
Performed by Bill Wray
Composed by Bill Wray
Publisher: Mel-Dav Music, Inc.
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Surprisingly very funny
19 November 2005 | by (Middle of nowhere, South Dakota) – See all my reviews

The 80's saw multiple films just like this one in the 80's. The first one that comes to mind is One Crazy Summer with John Cusack. But, who would have ever dreamed that a man from one of these kind of films would be nominated for an Oscar. About as surprising as one of the original Ghostbustes conquering that same foot. Johnny Depp is amazingly fun in this film. His charisma and stupidity makes this film shine. Rob Morrow is good as well but, he is just simply the lead dopey character. Depp is excellent as the crazy sidekick (one of my personal favorite types of performances in any film).

For it's time, this was the perfect example of what so many other films were trying for. To sum it up, the film is on the same level as Porky's. And I mean that as a compliment.


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