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Under the Cherry Moon (1986)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Music  -  2 July 1986 (USA)
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Two friends from Miami are in the Mediterranian are enjoying life by scamming money off of rich women. One day, they read about a young woman set to inherit $50 million from her father. At ... See full summary »

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Jerome Benton ...
Tricky
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Mary Sharon
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Mr. Sharon
Emmanuelle Sallet ...
Katy
Alexandra Stewart ...
Mrs. Sharon
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Pamela Ludwig ...
Girlfriend
Barbara Stall ...
Girlfriend
Karen Geerlings ...
Girlfriend
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The Jaded Three #1
Myriam Tadesse ...
The Jaded Three #2
Moune De Vivier ...
The Jaded Three #3
Amoury Desjardins ...
Young Boy at Party
Garance Tosello ...
Young Girl at Party
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Two friends from Miami are in the Mediterranian are enjoying life by scamming money off of rich women. One day, they read about a young woman set to inherit $50 million from her father. At first, Tricky has Christopher Tracy talked into romancing her for her money, but as he gets to know her, Christopher falls in love with her. This love comes between the brothers, and Tricky tells all about the plan... Written by Jathanis <jlevers@ainet.com>

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Sob o Luar da Riviera  »

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$10,090,429 (USA)
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Filmed in color, released in black and white. See more »

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The handwriting "Wrecka Stow" on the napkin changes between the restaurant and the bedroom where Mary Sharon is holding the napkin on her bed. See more »

Quotes

Christopher Tracy: I love you.
Mary: [angrily] No, you don't.
Christopher Tracy: Then I hate you.
Mary: [more sincerely] No, you don't.
Christopher Tracy: Then I love you.
Mary: Define love.
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Referenced in 3rd Rock from the Sun: Youth Is Wasted on the Dick (2000) See more »

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Love or Money
Performed by Prince and The Revolution
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"Tell him it's chinese"
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When I first saw this movie I was expecting to see a really awful movie. Well, it has many weaknesses but it's also a beautifully shot, light hearted romantic comedy which is at times extremely hilarious. It even holds up after repeated viewing. So many funny and quotable scenes "The Wrecka Stow", "Tell him it's chinese", "It's the mum!", "How much money you make? Damn, couldn't you buy some cologne, man?!" and it goes on and on. And of course the soundtrack is superb. Sure, you'll have to like prince at least a bit 'cos you'll getting a lot of him (being the director, actor and composer) but once you can forgive his little faults (which I think is *not* the extreme vanity stuff cos I think that was done so over the top on purpose for fun) you'll be entertained for sure and Prince/Jerome Benton make a great comedy duo as Christopher Tracy and 'Tricky'. When things are getting more serious and dramatic it loses it's strengths a bit, but still I found this a very enjoyable movie.


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