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Surrender (1987)

PG | | Comedy | 9 October 1987 (USA)
A wealthy writer who has had terrible experiences with money-hungry girlfriends & ex-wives pretends to be a broke, washed-up novelist to see if the woman he loves wants him for himself or just for his money.

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Sean Stein
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Marty
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Jay
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Ace Morgan
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Ronnie
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Joyce
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Hedy
Michael A. Andrews ...
Hooker
Jerry Lazarus ...
Mr. Chobanian
Tony Borgia ...
Tony
Frank Dicopoulos ...
Thug
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Thug
Dominic Messina ...
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A wealthy writer who has had terrible experiences with money-hungry girlfriends & ex-wives pretends to be a broke, washed-up novelist to see if the woman he loves wants him for himself or just for his money.

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A comedy about two people who wanted each other in the worst way...and that's how they got each other.

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9 October 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cordes et discordes  »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

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$5,711,976 (USA)
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If one amalgamates the first name of the Daisy Morgan character and the last name of the actress Sally Field who portrays her - one gets "Daisy Field". See more »

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Daisy: Look, I don't make love BEFORE the first date.
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Very funny, very uplifting
10 July 2006 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I love this movie, it's very funny and uplifting. Play it if you are in a mood you want to escape. Indeed there are some belly laughs (on my part) Both Michael and Sally do a great job, and Steve Gutenberg is hilarious as a selfish whiny guy. He snaps his fingers when he is on the phone, he wants a pen, he wants a piece of paper. In the shower, he wants to know where his towel is... Michael is a successful writer taken to the cleaners in Court by 2 ex wives, and he is really looking for a girl to love him for himself, and not know about his writing fame and fortune. 2 elevators are open for him to use, one with a stunning blonde inside, the other with an evil guy and his snarling and vicious looking dog. He ignores the blonde and steps inside joining the man with the snarling dog I really should give it a 10...Highly recommended


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