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You Can't Hurry Love (1988)

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A comedy of a guy who moonlights as a low-budget director of commercials, and is looking for someone to love. So, he pays a dating service and is videotaped on several occasions. The film ... See full summary »

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A comedy of a guy who moonlights as a low-budget director of commercials, and is looking for someone to love. So, he pays a dating service and is videotaped on several occasions. The film shows the many women who seduce our hero, until he finally finds his true love... Written by Ari Herzog <ari@ici.net>

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Sometimes, you just have to be yourself. See more »

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20 January 1988 (USA)  »

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Greetings from L.A.  »

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$333,152 (USA)
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Remake of Video Valentino (1986) See more »

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WORD UP
Written by Larry Blackmon and Tomi Jenkins
Courtesy of All Seeing Eye Music / Polygram Music Publishing, Inc. and Better Days Music / Polygram Songs Inc.
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You Can't Hurry this film along fast enough either
23 October 1999 | by See all my reviews

I think the title is trying to explain why this film ddrrrraaaags along. It's like swimming in molasses. Lots of dialogue here but none of it of any value. I challenge anyone to sit through this entire movie in one sitting without falling asleep or going mad. But then one should expect no less from the co-writer of "Three for the Road", that movie was no winner either. I'm sure this movie looked good to Bridget Fonda on paper, it just should have stayed there.


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