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Under the Cherry Moon (1986)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Music | 2 July 1986 (USA)
Two cousins from Miami are in the Mediterranean, enjoying life by scamming money off of rich women. One day, they read about a young woman set to inherit $50,000,000 from her father. At ... See full summary »

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The Jaded Three #1
Myriam Tadesse ...
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Moune De Vivier ...
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Amoury Desjardins ...
Young Boy at Party
Garance Tosello ...
Young Girl at Party
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Two cousins from Miami are in the Mediterranean, enjoying life by scamming money off of rich women. One day, they read about a young woman set to inherit $50,000,000 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 cousins, and Tricky tells all about the plan. Written by Jathanis <jlevers@ainet.com>

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Opening Weekend USA:

$3,150,924, 6 July 1986, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$10,090,429
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Trivia

The film premiered in the not so glamorous location of Sheridan, Wyoming as a result of an MTV contest in which the winner, a 22 year old hotel chambermaid, won the privilege of having the film premier in her hometown. She also was escorted by the leading man himself who sat with her in the theater and later had her as his special backstage guest at a concert after the premeire. See more »

Goofs

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

[repeated line]
Christopher Tracy: Life is a parade.
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Connections

Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Cosmic Princess (1989) See more »

Soundtracks

Venus De Milo
Written and Performed by Prince and The Revolution
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"Tell him it's chinese"
12 June 2003 | by See all my reviews

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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