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Surrender (1987)

PG | | Comedy | 9 October 1987 (USA)
A wealthy writer, who has had terrible experiences with money-hungry girlfriends and 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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Jay
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Ace Morgan
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Ronnie
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Joyce
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Mr. Chobanian
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A wealthy writer, who has had terrible experiences with money-hungry girlfriends and 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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Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,256,557, 12 October 1987, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$5,711,976
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The majority of this movie was filmed in Stateline, Nevada during November 1986. See more »

Quotes

Daisy: Look, I don't make love BEFORE the first date.
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Featured in Premio Donostia a Michael Caine (2000) See more »

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Sooo Funny!
6 September 2015 | by See all my reviews

I've scoured the internet trying to find this on DVD. The chemistry between Michael Caine and Sally Field is outstanding. I don't know if the following line would be called a spoiler....I don't think so I just think of it as one of many funny incidents that happen in this flick. It is the scene where they are tied up together (naked) so funny. Steve Guttenberg as a spoiled rich guy is funny as well. I can't believe this movie hasn't been done on DVD. I've seen so many movies that shouldn't be on DVD. This movie is so much better than those. I believe if given the chance this movie would do well on DVD. If I can't get it that way, I may get desperate enough to get the VHS version...hope it doesn't come down to that. Whoever you DVD gods are, I hope you do this one SOON!


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