MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 562 this week

Private Resort (1985)

 -  Comedy  -  3 May 1985 (USA)
5.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.2/10 from 4,853 users  
Reviews: 32 user | 17 critic

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.

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (story), 2 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 39 titles
created 27 Nov 2011
 
a list of 43 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 37 titles
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 43 titles
created 6 months ago
 
list image
a list of 41 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Private Resort" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Private Resort (1985)

Private Resort (1985) on IMDb 5.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Private Resort.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Slow Burn (TV Movie 1986)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Jacob Asch is hired by Gerald McMurty to find his ex-wife Laine and their son in Palm Springs. Jacob finds Laine and a teenager named Donnie who may or may not be Gerald's son. He also ... See full summary »

Director: Matthew Chapman
Stars: Eric Roberts, Beverly D'Angelo, Dennis Lipscomb
The Brave (1997)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A down-on-his-luck American Indian recently released from jail is offered the chance to "star" as the victim of a snuff film, the resulting pay of which could greatly help his poverty ... See full summary »

Director: Johnny Depp
Stars: Johnny Depp, Marlon Brando, Marshall Bell
Drama | Music | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A young refugee traveling from Russia to America in search of her lost father falls for a gypsy horseman.

Director: Sally Potter
Stars: Christina Ricci, Cate Blanchett, Oleg Yankovskiy
Nick of Time (1995)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

An unimpressive, every-day man is forced into a situation where he is told to kill a politician to save his kidnapped daughter.

Director: John Badham
Stars: Johnny Depp, Christopher Walken, Courtney Chase
Benny & Joon (1993)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A mentally ill young woman finds her love in an eccentric man who models himself after Buster Keaton.

Director: Jeremiah S. Chechik
Stars: Johnny Depp, Mary Stuart Masterson, Aidan Quinn
Cry-Baby (1990)
Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

In 1950s Baltimore, a bad-boy with a heart of gold wins the love of a good-girl, whose boyfriend sets out for revenge.

Director: John Waters
Stars: Johnny Depp, Ricki Lake, Amy Locane
Arizona Dream (1992)
Comedy | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

An Innuit hunter races his sled home with a fresh-caught halibut. This fish pervades the entire film, in real and imaginary form. Meanwhile, Axel tags fish in New York as a naturalist's ... See full summary »

Director: Emir Kusturica
Stars: Johnny Depp, Jerry Lewis, Faye Dunaway
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A psychiatrist must cure a young patient that presents himself as Don Juan, the greatest lover in the world.

Director: Jeremy Leven
Stars: Johnny Depp, Marlon Brando, Faye Dunaway
Dummies (1985)
Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Director: Laurie Frank
Stars: Johnny Depp, Sherilyn Fenn, Max Perlich
Lady Blue (1985–1986)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Stars: Jamie Rose, Danny Aiello, Dennis Kelly
R.P.G. (1986)
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Director: Charlie Sheen
Stars: Clint Howard, Johnny Depp
R.P.G. II (1988)
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Director: Charlie Sheen
Stars: Clint Howard, Johnny Depp, Dolph Lundgren
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Ben
...
Emily Longstreth ...
Patti
Karyn O'Bryan ...
Dana
...
The Maestro
Dody Goodman ...
Mrs. Rawlings
Tony Azito ...
Reeves
...
Shirley (as Hilary Shapiro)
...
Bobbie Sue
...
Scott
...
Alice
...
Curt (as Andrew Clay)
Ronald E. House ...
The Barber (as Ron House)
Christopher Wynne ...
Mike (as Greg Wynne)
Nora Gaye ...
Kelly
Edit

Storyline

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

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

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

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

3 May 1985 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bikinivadászok  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Metrocolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Film debut of Rob Morrow. See more »

Goofs

The fire extinguisher foam patterns on Reeves' and the Maestro's suits and faces bear no relationship to how much they were sprayed (or even where). See more »

Connections

References Sudden Impact (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

Suzi Gets Her Way
Performed by Pop Heroes
Composed by Mark Houghtaling
Publisher: Mark Houghtaling
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
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.


17 of 24 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Can't remember if this movie has a certain scene w37cr1m50n
anyone seen this movie? shame_about_raisins
Favorite Scene? scottyl1981
Laughed sooo hard xtinarohrbacher
Finally! Official Sony DVD release date: 6/27 NinjaJoe
Blonde Bombedshell fcunmys
Discuss Private Resort (1985) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?