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Date with an Angel (1987)

Jim is soon to be married to Patty, but when he wakes up after a bachelor party thrown by his friends, he finds an injured angel in his pool. When Patty sees her, she thinks he's seeing ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Patty Winston
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Angel
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Ed Winston
Phillip Brock ...
George
Albert Macklin ...
Don
Peter Kowanko ...
Rex
Vinny Argiro ...
Ben Sanders
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Grace Sanders
Cheryl Pollak ...
Rhonda / Cashier in Market (as Cheryl A. Pollak)
Steven Banks ...
Aldridge
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Father O'Shea
J. Don Ferguson ...
Harlan Rafferty
Bert Hogue ...
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Police Officer #2
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Jim is soon to be married to Patty, but when he wakes up after a bachelor party thrown by his friends, he finds an injured angel in his pool. When Patty sees her, she thinks he's seeing someone else and gets upset and tells her father. Now he has to figure out how to; cure the angel, tell Patty what happened, keep his friends from taking the angel to the papers, and keep Patty's father from killing him. It's no wonder he has a headache. Written by Brian W Martz <B.Martz@Genie.com>

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Jim is about to marry a princess... but he's in love with an angel.


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20 November 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A minha Namorada é um Anjo  »

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$8,000,000 (estimated)

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$1,988,962 (USA)
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This film marks French actress Emmanuelle Béart's first role in an English-language motion picture. See more »

Goofs

Angel's injured wing varies from injured to healed, then injured again. See more »

Quotes

GeorgeDonRex: Kick his ass Ben, Kick his ass Ben!
Patty Winston: Shut up!
GeorgeDonRex: Kick her ass then, Kick her ass then!
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References Let's Make a Deal (1963) See more »

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Rock & Bullwinkle Show Theme
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Conducted by Frank G. Comstock
Written by Frank Steiner
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Beautiful fairytale for everyone!
15 September 2000 | by (China) – See all my reviews

Date with an angel is one of my favourite, and as far as I know most of my friends love this one just as I do. I just can't figure out why such a lovely movie gets soooo underrated :(

yeah, maybe the plot is a bit simple, and maybe the special f/x is just a joke compared with "the jurassic park" and "the matrix", but this movie makes me feel good. it makes you believe that there are so many wonderful things in this world: beautiful love, funny friends and adorable angel...

If you watch this movie with high expectation, it's gonna fail you; but if you just wanna relex and get yourself one and a half hour of fun, it's a must-see!!!


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