Modern Girls (1986)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy  |  7 November 1986 (USA)
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A pair of women decide to prank their roommate's nerdy blind date after she stands him up, but end up developing a friendship with him after their practical joke sends them on an all-night odyssey through the 1980s club scene.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Clifford / Bruno X
Brad (as Steve Shellen)
Josh Richman ...
Music Video Director
Quin Kessler ...
Retro Vamp
Sharron Shayne ...
Club Owner


Geeky Clifford has a date with pretty Kelly. But when he comes to pick her up, she has gone to see her ex-boyfriend, the DJ at a nightclub, using her roommate Margo's car. Margo and their third roommate, CeCe, induce Clifford into driving them around, first to the nightclub to find Kelly, then on an all-night tour of the L.A. night scene in search of CeCe's new love, rock star Bruno X. Written by Jerry Milani <>

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Never stand in line. Never pay for your own drinks. Never stand next to a dweeb.




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7 November 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Departamento de solteras  »

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$604,849 (USA)

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When Clifford arrives at the girls' apartment, he leaves the car's lights on after parking. However, when Margot looks out the window to check out the car, its lights are off. See more »


CeCe: And we never pay for parking. And we never carry cash, it's bad luck.
Margo: And we never buy our own drinks.
Clifford: Words to live by.
Margo: And we never wait in line.
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References The Graduate (1967) See more »


Something Inside Me Has Died
Performed by Kommunity FK
Independent Project Music
Courtesy of Independent Project Records
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20 September 1999 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

This was a great film, funny, It follows a typical friday night for 3 room mates, except this friday night everything that can go wrong for them goes wrong for them, its very good, they are all immature in their own way but they are funny!!

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