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Casual Sex? (1988)

R | | Comedy | 22 April 1988 (USA)
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While attending a singles retreat, two female friends-- one promiscuous, the other unlucky with men-- share their philosophies on love, sex, men, and dating in the wake of the 1980s AIDS epidemic.





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Cast overview, first billed only:
Peter Dvorsky ...
David Sargent ...
Cynthia Phillips ...
Don Woodard ...
Danny Breen ...
Susan Ann Connor ...
Dan Woren ...


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 about to discover a new four-letter word for sex in the '80s... Help! See more »




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22 April 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Alkalom szüli a szexet  »

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$12,277,096 (USA)

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Did You Know?


The name of the upmarket Southern Californian spa, health & fitness resort was "The Oasis". See more »


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 »


[Melissa's dream.]
Matthew: I lied. I was extremely attracted to you. I just didn't want you to see my unusually small penis.
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References The Seven Year Itch (1955) See more »


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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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