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Satisfaction (1988)

A group of teenagers have a band, Mystery, with Jennie as the lead singer. They go to a bar at the coast and play during the summer. Jennie falls in love with the owner of the bar, Martin. ... See full summary »

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A group of teenagers have a band, Mystery, with Jennie as the lead singer. They go to a bar at the coast and play during the summer. Jennie falls in love with the owner of the bar, Martin. They get an offer to play in Europe and perhaps become famous. But are they ready for it? Written by Mattias Thuresson

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One Band. One Dream. One Summer. See more »

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Comedy | Music | Romance

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12 February 1988 (USA)  »

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Girls of Summer  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,779,275, 14 February 1988, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$8,253,123
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This was the picture that Julia Roberts was seen in, before her breakthrough film role in the movie Mystic Pizza (1988). See more »

Quotes

Martin Falcon: [walks in, drunken, to find his guard dog soothed by intruders] What have you done to my dog? You broke my dog!
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The Mystery performs "Satisfaction" on stage through most of the closing credits. See more »


Soundtracks

Stimulation
Performed by Wa Wa Nee
Composed by Paul Gray
© 1986 MCA Music Australia Pty. Limited
Administered in the USA by MCA Music Publishing
Courtesy of CBS Records
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Guilty Pleasure
10 June 2003 | by See all my reviews

Justine Bateman was probably the primary pull, or point of interest for me - from 'Family Ties'. I saw this movie when I was younger (high school perhaps). I even made several attempts to locate/purchase the soundtrack. To this day, I still sing their version of 'Iko Iko'. I had no clue who Julia Roberts was at this time - but her character did stick with me. This movie is fun to go back and watch now, with all of its cast who have gone on to further their careers.


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