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Casual Sex? (1988)

 -  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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Stacy and Melissa are in search for the world's most endangered species... The Perfect Man. 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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Trivia

The nick-name of Vinny (Andrew Dice Clay) was "The Vin Man". See more »

Goofs

When Melissa sits on the boat she is wearing her black stockings, but in the next scene of her standing up she is not wearing them. See more »

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Stacy: I was celibate for so long, I started to feel like a can of kitchen cleanser: you know, sterile and gritty and abrasive. When we made love -- I don't know, I felt like a human again, a mammal, with breasts.
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(No More) Casual Sex
Performed by Kid Creole and The Coconuts
Written by Kid Creole (as August Darnell) & Stony Browder, Jr.
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Pleasant, light entertainment
30 November 2001 | by (Irving, TX) – See all my reviews

Movies like this never win awards, never top lists, are never hot topics around the water cooler (do people ever have powwows around water coolers in real life?). This is the kind of movie critics like to cite as evidence of the decline of Western Civilization, because they make easy targets: they don't change lives, and they have few defenders. But, leaving aside Western Civilization for a moment, I want to say a word for the underdog. I watched the tape today, and was struck again by my happy mood after watching it. The story is featherweight, the acting likable if sitcom-ish, and the ending is as sweet as you could ask. Andrew Dice Clay's performance is indeed surprisingly good, and the occasional forays into real dialogue about "the mating game" touch on real issues. "Casual Sex?" won't change your life, but it's a pleasant way to spend a few hours. If you care what the snobs think, just don't tell them.


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