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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Mother Malone
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Alex
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Robert Neches ...
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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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2 July 1986 (USA)  »

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Sexual Perversity in Chicago  »

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$38,702,310 (USA)
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After rehearsals, the acting troupe of the film's four leads then headed for Chicago, Illinois where filming would begin in Grant Park, on the shores of Lake Michigan. During the next month, the seasons changed with cinematic speed, as the characters celebrated the conclusion of the baseball season on a rooftop overlooking Wrigley Field, New Years Eve on snow-swept Division Street and St. Patrick's Day in a driving downtown rainstorm. See more »

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The froth on Debby's champagne at New Year's Eve. See more »

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Bernie: Interesting broad. Where'd she develop her personality? A car crash?
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IF ANYBODY HAD A HEART
Written by JD Souther and Danny Kortchmar
Performed by John Waite
Courtesy of EMI America Records
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one of the best movies on being in love
15 February 2003 | by (texas) – 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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