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About Last Night... (1986)

A man and woman meet and try to have a romantic affair, despite their personal problems and the interference of their disapproving friends.

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Danny and Bernie are two single men living their lives on the wild side. But when Danny meets Debbie at a bar and the two start a relationship with a one night stand, Danny's life takes a different turn. How does this passionate night become a full affair and what effect will this relationship have on both people and their friendship with their best mates ? Written by Sami Al-Taher <staher2000@yahoo.com>

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It's about men, women, choices, friendship, love, last night... See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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2 July 1986 (USA)  »

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Sexual Perversity in Chicago  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,152,469, 7 July 1986

Gross USA:

$38,702,310
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This movie's remake About Last Night (2014) was made and released around twenty-eight years after this original picture debuted. See more »

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Dan's meal on New Years Eve. See more »

Quotes

Bernie: I'm gonna let you guys do what you guys gotta do. Don't worry about me, I'm just gonna go home, make a little macaroni and cheese, seal the windows, and turn on the gas.
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NATURAL LOVE
Written by Tom Snow and Cynthia Weil
Performed by Sheena Easton
Courtesy of EMI Records Ltd.
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one of the best movies on being in love
15 February 2003 | by See all my reviews

This movie is extremely entertaining and moving. Neither Demi Moore nor Rob Lowe has ever looked better (and you get to see plenty of them). The last scene never fails to get me, and the whole movie rings incredibly true on being in love. Hell, Demi Moore even looks and acts like a girlfriend I had when I was a little bit younger. This is a funny, smart movie that stays with you forever, and I will pay it the ultimate compliment: We are lucky it was made. Vastly underrated on this site, About Last Night is a ten.


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