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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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Under the Cherry Moon  »

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The picture was nominated for Worst Picture at the Hastings Bad Cinema Society's 9th Stinkers Bad Movie Awards in 1986. 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

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Christopher Tracy: Life is a parade.
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Girls & Boys
From the album "Parade"
Performed by Prince and The Revolution
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Ridiculously funny!!!
2 July 2000 | by (Delaware, U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

I know a lot of people I talk to didn't like this film, but I thought it was great! Maybe one must be a big admirer of Prince's work to appreciate it or not be bothered by it being in black and white. Personally, I think it was better than 'Purple Rain', which probably was only as successful as it was due to the concert footage. Compare the acting to 'Under the Cherry Moon' and it was awful. In 'Cherry Moon', Prince and Jerome Benton were hilarious together! It was a half decent storyline, but their humor was so ridiculous, it was hilarious! I tend to find the silly stuff funny, and that's partly why I loved this film. It was so silly that it was funny!! Well, I also love Prince and his music. This film was like a modern, comedic twist to classic romance films. The ending was kind of lame, but overall I think the film was great! The film may be in black and white, but yet it's very colorful!


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