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Illegally Yours (1988)

PG | | Comedy | 13 May 1988 (USA)
Called up for jury duty, Richard Dice finds his first crush and only real, but unrequited love, on trial for murder. Richard desperately tries to prove Mollys innocence while untangling a ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Richard Dice
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Molly Gilbert
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Hal B. Keeler
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Suzanne Keeler
Marshall Colt ...
Donald Cleary
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Wally Finnegan
George Morfogen ...
Judge Norman Meckel
Linda MacEwen ...
Ruth Harrison
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Freddie Boneflecker
Jessica James ...
Mrs. Evelyn Dice
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Andrew Dice
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Konrat
Howard Hirdler ...
Harry Crumrine
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Sharon Woolrich (as L.B. Straten)
David Reeves ...
Arnie (Blackmailer)
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Storyline

Called up for jury duty, Richard Dice finds his first crush and only real, but unrequited love, on trial for murder. Richard desperately tries to prove Mollys innocence while untangling a complicated web of murder, blackmail and perjury, and still trying to win over the girl of his dreams. Written by Anonymous

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The most fun you can have without being hauled into court. See more »

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13 May 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ilegalmente tuya  »

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$13,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$259,019 (USA)
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Trivia

Was originally set to be released by De Laurentiis Entertainment Group but acquired by United Artists due to DEG's financial problems and bankruptcy. See more »

Goofs

Richard's nametag changes dramatically between shots, going from looking new to being wrinkled with bent corners. See more »

Quotes

Richard Dice: Will somebody just listen for a second! I can't do this!
Court Clerk: Why not?
Richard Dice: It's absolutely crucial that I devote every day to my career!
Court Clerk: Well, have you got a letter from your employer?
Richard Dice: I could get a note from my mother.
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Connections

Referenced in Jersey Girl (2004) See more »

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Yesterday Only
Performed by Tamara Champlin
Lyrics by Robert Graves
Music by Ramon Farran
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I laughed the whole way through...
28 December 1998 | by (High Prairie, Alberta) – See all my reviews

This one is a hilarious diamond in the rough. The acting and plot aren't that impressive, but the lines just keep on coming. This catches a lot of flack because it seems at first glance like, well, a bad movie, but it's so kooky that you can't help but be amused. The spastic lightening quick dialog and quirky characters keep it going... I was especially fond of Sharon, the Canuck on Shrooms eh? However, the one that really stole the show was Richard's little brother Andrew (Ira Heiden), his high pitched whining was somehow endearing. The whole movie rocked.


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