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12 February 1988 (USA) See more »
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A young man falls for his girlfriend's mother. | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Ann-Margret ... Rose Butts

C. Thomas Howell ... Bubber Drumm

Charles Durning ... Charlie Drumm

Kelly Preston ... Shirley Butts

Ann Wedgeworth ... Claudine

William Zabka ... Randy

Tim Thomerson ... Lonny
Steven Kampmann ... Dr. Shorts

Traci Lind ... Penny
Angel Tompkins ... LaVonne

James Noble ... Sinclair
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jim Colegrove ... Juke Jumper member
Shannon Collins ... Girl at Clinic
David Denney ... Tyronne
Steve Farrell ... Dr. Frank
Linda Favila ... Kiki Walker (as Linda Rae Favila)

Sean Patrick Flanery ... Buddy
Scott Fults ... Buddy
Ed Geldart ... Gamekeeper
Amanda Goyen ... Girl with Dog
Nik Hagler ... Deputy Dozel

Leigh Lombardi ... Marcia
Michael Marich ... Bob (as Mike Marich)
Paul Menzel ... Husband
Sharon Menzel ... Wife

Adam Seth Nelson ... Tom

C.K. O'Neal ... Cindy
Diane Perella ... Samantha
Jo Perkins ... Lucy

Jimmy Ray Pickens ... Bully #1
Charlotte Stanton ... Counselor

Jim Long ... Pool player (uncredited)

Charles Edwin Powell ... Greased pig contestant (uncredited)
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Directed by
Peter Douglas 
 
Writing credits
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Peter Douglas 
Allen Hannay III  novel "Love and Other Natural Disasters"

Produced by
Peter Douglas .... producer
Don Goldman .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Lee Holdridge 
 
Cinematography by
Tony Pierce-Roberts 
 
Film Editing by
David Campling 
 
Casting by
Patricia Mock 
 
Set Decoration by
Don L. Davis 
 
Makeup Department
George Masters .... makeup artist
Pamela Peitzman .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Don Goldman .... unit production manager
 
Sound Department
Craig Busch .... cable man
 
Stunts
Monty Cox .... stunts
Greg Gault .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Craig Camp .... camera operator: "c" camera
Dennis Clay .... grip
David Grundy .... electrician
Brian Kinzey .... electrician
Arthur Krauss .... additional operator
Mike Redding .... camera operator: opening title sequence
Scott Smith .... director of photography: second unit
Steve Spallone .... best boy electric
Steve Venetis .... electrician
 
Casting Department
Sue Liberman .... casting coordinator
 
Transportation Department
Monica Garris-Powell .... driver: cast (as Monica Powell)
Sanford Hampton .... transportation
 
Other crew
John Achorn .... adr voice group
Anne Carr .... craft service
Anne Carr .... set medic
Wayne Fitzgerald .... title designer
Estelle Goldman .... production secretary
Glen Hunsucker .... choreographer
Ron Mitchell .... production assistant
Michael Rafferty .... production assistant
Sandra Vaughan .... production staff
 

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97 min
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3 out of 3 people found the following review useful.
Weird in a Wonderful Way, 15 May 2007
Author: agent-too from Portland, OR

Admittedly, I first found this film while looking for more C. Thomas Howell vehicles (he's such a dream in The Hitcher, isn't he?), but I was blown away by what I found. This movie actually features a romantic relationship between Tom Howell and Ann-Margret, Kelly Preston as the ultimate whore, tiger wrestling, male nudity, and the oddest William Zabka role I think I've ever seen. (Sweet, dumb and Southern?) I don't think anyone could defend this as a particularly amazing film, but it has a lot to offer and will surely entertain you in a slack-jawed kind of way. Great for 80's fans, better for Ann-Margret fans, and absolutely perfect for anyone who's ever longed to see a little of Tom Howell's butt.

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