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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)  »

Also Known As:

Bikinivadászok  »

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Both Johnny Depp and Rob Morrow were so embarrassed by the film that they swore a pact to track down and destroy every copy. See more »

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The young boy who is using a fishing pole to pull a sunbather's bikini top was inserting the fish hook in the center; when the house detective intervenes, the fish hook was hooked on the side. See more »

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

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Caribbean Heat
Performed by Bill Wray
Composed by Bill Wray
Publisher: Mel-Dav Music, Inc.
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A Piece of History?
14 March 2000 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Take a typical 80's B-comedy, and give the two male leads to two actors who would go on to awards and world fame.

Believe me or not, Depp and Morrow take two stock characters and make the material seem that much better; suddenly Jack and Ben hold the film together, rather than just reacting to everything within a narrow character description. Okay, so it's not art, but it's interesting from a film education perspective, if nothing else.

The script and direction aren't bad either, for a 1980's sex romp. Would have liked to see the director go on to better material. Ah, well.

7/10, for effort and sheer amusement value.


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