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Two couples go to a mutual friends wedding, and end up swapping partners.

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Larry
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Maria
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Tish
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Tom
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Vince
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Mitch
Gina DeAngeles ...
Aunt Sofia (as Gina DeAngelis)
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Phil
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Chloe Hardy (as Katie Murray)
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Herbie
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Stan
Gerry Bean ...
Kevin Costello
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Dean Kozinski
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Terri Costello
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Storyline

Legal secretary Maria is married to car salesman Tom. Dance teacher Larry is married to the striking Tish. Larry's uncle is marrying Maria's mother. Tom and Tish meet at the wedding and waste no time taking more than a test drive in his BMW. So when Maria and Larry become acquainted later in the day they already have a common interest. But more than that, they find they like each other. A lot. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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Love at first sight. Consequences to follow. See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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Release Date:

10 February 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

El sabor de la infidelidad  »

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Budget:

$13,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$22,030,000 (USA)
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(Alphacine)

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1.85 : 1
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This film and Amazing Grace and Chuck (1987) were actor William Petersen's first cinema movies outside of the contemporary urban thriller genre. Peterson's previous pictures in this genre were Thief (1981), Manhunter (1986) and To Live and Die in L.A. (1985). See more »

Goofs

When Chloe is lying in bed asleep as her mother looks over her, Chloe's head changes position from one edit to the next, first with her head turned downward on the pillow, then with her head turned upward next. See more »

Quotes

Aunt Sofia: That's a dress you wear to a hooker's wedding.
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Features The Brady Bunch (1969) See more »

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TIME TO DANCE THE BAMBA
Lyric by Luis Valentino
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Cousins
20 July 1999 | by (Marietta, OH) – See all my reviews

Well made American rendition of the 1975 French farce, "Cousin-cousine," with Danson and the enchanting Rosselini playing cousins by marriage who meet at a wedding, develop a relationship and then fall in love. Wonderful performances from Lloyd Bridges and Norma Alejandro help move this glorious film along that glows with humor, warmth and the sheer joy of life.


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