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Casual Sex? (1988)

R | | Comedy | 22 April 1988 (USA)
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Two women friends, with quite different sexual histories, try visiting a health resort to look for a man to settle down with.

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Two girls go away to a holiday resort looking for a change of pace, hoping to meet some nice men for a change. They discover that they can't find the perfect man, and this forces them to reconsider thei attitudes to men in general. Written by Murray Chapman <muzzle@cs.uq.oz.au>

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A lighter look at what happens in the dark. See more »

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22 April 1988 (USA)  »

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Alkalom szüli a szexet  »

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$12,277,096 (USA)
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The film was made and released about three years after its source stage play "Casual Sex" by Judy Toll and Wendy Goodman had been first performed at the Groundlings Theatre in Los Angeles, California, USA in 1985. The two playwrights Judy Toll and Wendy Goldman wrote the screenplay for this movie. See more »

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During the scene with Melissa at the doctor's office, when she is being told of all the afflictions she has, the doctor incorrectly calls the AIDS virus "Acute Immune Deficiency Syndrome" instead of its correct label of "Acquired Immunnodeficiency Syndrome." See more »

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Vinny: Hey, need a lift?
Stacy: Vinny! What are you doing here?
Vinny: I was just driving around the neighborhood. Last night I did something-- Look, it's like this. It's Christmas Day, I'm sitting around my house, right, I'm all alone... so, uh, I hop in the limo... 24 hours later, I wind up in Chicago. And I say to myself, Vincent, where the hell you going? That's when it hits me... I'm coming to see you.
Stacy: You drove all that way just to see me?
Vinny: Hey, only 4 days and, what, 18 speeding tickets.
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References The Seven Year Itch (1955) See more »

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Space Zydeco
Performed by Buckwheat Zydeco
Composed by Buckwheat Zydeco (as Stanley Dural, Jr.)
Courtesy of Island Records
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Cute, sexy, and Andrew Dice Clay actually being FUNNY!
20 February 2003 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This Woody Allen-esque exploration of sex through the eyes of two female friends (Lea Thompson and Victoria Jackson) is a pretty entertaining little sleeper. The two discuss their sexual experiences, past relationships and societal attitudes, each taking turns talking to the audience. Eventually they travel to a spa where they encounter lust, rejection, love and, of course, sex, sex and more sex. Andrew Dice Clay actually turns in a great comic performance as an obnoxious spa patron who has the hots for Thompson, and Mary Gross adds a few laughs with her usual soft-spoken schtick. Jackson is cute, though a tad wooden, but Thompson's performance is right on the mark. As an added bonus, the two venture to a nude beach in one scene, so we get a nice long look at their bare bottoms (Jackson's cute buns make two extra appearances as well). Overall, there's really not much here, but what there is is pretty entertaining, and worth the price of a rental.


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