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Meatballs III: Summer Job (1986)

R  |   |  Comedy, Fantasy, Romance  |  15 May 1987 (USA)
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The ghost of a dead porn star comes to Earth to help a nerd with his sex life.

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Roxy Dujour
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Al Waxman ...
Peter
Isabelle Mejias ...
Wendy
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The Love Goddess
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Tom
Jan Taylor Hendricks ...
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Hudson Bishop ...
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Mark Blutman ...
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Justine Campbell ...
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Peter Saecks ...
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Caroline Arnold ...
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Pamela Collyer ...
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Colleen Passard ...
Cheryl (as Colleen Karney)
Willye Fleming ...
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A dead porno movie star returns from the beyond to help a nerdy teen to score with the beautiful wife of the owner of the camp he is spending the summer working at. Wow. Written by Aaron Teitlebaum <aaront@norden1.com>

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Rudy struck out two summers in a row... this will be his year to score!


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TV Newscaster: The 11 O'Clock News has just learned that porn film star, Roxanne Dujour, died today on the set of her recent film, E.A.T. Me 2. According to reliable sources, her last words were, Oh God! Oh My! Oh Yes! Oh Yes, Yes! Oh My God, Yes Yes! Oh, Oh, Oh! Yes!
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40 Days
Written by Chuck Berry
Performed by Ronnie Hawkins
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Fun Summer Camp B-Movie
7 October 2001 | by (Ann Arbor) – See all my reviews



I don't understand why Meatballs III ranks in the bottom 100. It isn't a Kubrick film nor is it Star Wars, but it never intended to be. Meatballs III is, very simply, a summer "camp" B-movie infused with a dose of teenage humor. I enjoy it and even own it on videotape because the film's premise is hilarious and it plays out well. (I didn't pay much for the used tape, though.) In fact, I think it is more entertaining than half of what makes it into the movie theaters from Hollywood.

The movie is entertaining because the premise is so outrageous you can't believe anyone made a film out of it. Also, I enjoy the antics of the outrageous, ogre-ish "Mean Gene" who owns the marina.

If you just want to relax with a few beers and don't mind drek if its done decently and doesn't pretend to be anything other than drek, then you might enjoy this movie.

I voted a 7 for it because it is pretty decent as far as B-movies go. I did not rank it on the same scale that I would use for a more serious movie or a big budget Hollywood film.


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