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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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Can Eddie find the perfect date... or will he have to settle for love? 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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YOU CAN'T HURRY LOVE
Written by Eddie Holland (as Edward Holland), Lamont Dozier and Brian Holland
Performed by Phil Collins
Used by permission of Jobete Music Company, Inc. (ASCAP)
Courtesy of Virgin Records Limited and Atlantic Recording
Corporation / WEA International
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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Tacky comedy with some T&A but precious few laughs...
14 May 2006 | by (las vegas, nv) – See all my reviews

Young man makes his way through the blind-date scene in loony Los Angeles, finding many nuts and flakes in the bowl before clean, uncomplicated Bridget Fonda makes his day. A broadly-drawn, low-budget and low class comedy made up of an unbroken string of stupid lines. Kristy McNichol's brief appearance as a mercurial performance artist lasts about 7 minutes, but she's the best thing in the movie. The rest of the picture is pretty vile, with additional cameos by Charles Grodin and Sally Kellerman adding nothing. Crass material not even good enough for your standard TV sitcom.

* from ****


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