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Gross Anatomy (1989)

 -  Drama  -  20 October 1989 (USA)
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A smart first-year med student takes nothing seriously, except the pursuit of his Gross Anatomy (human dissection) lab partner. It's up to her and their teacher to find a way to convince ... See full summary »

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Joe Slovak
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Laurie Rorbach
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Dr. Rachel Woodruff
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David Schreiner
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Miles Reed
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Kim McCauley
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Dr. Banks
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Dr. Banumbra
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John Petlock ...
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Kay E. Kuter ...
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Michael Flanagan ...
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Don Perry ...
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A smart first-year med student takes nothing seriously, except the pursuit of his Gross Anatomy (human dissection) lab partner. It's up to her and their teacher to find a way to convince him to take his studies and life seriously. Written by Blue Dragon <movies@sharyl.mailstop.com>

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It Takes Hard Work, Discipline, And Committment To Get Through Med School. But Joe's Never Done Anything By The Book. See more »

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20 October 1989 (USA)  »

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Gross Anatomy  »

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$11,604,598 (USA)
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Trivia

J.C. Quinn, who plays Papa Slovak (Joe's Father), also starred with Matthew Modine in the movie "Vision Quest", as the cook (Elmo) in the Hotel where Louden (Modine) worked. See more »

Goofs

The buccinator muscle is primarily a muscle of facial expression, although it is also an assistant muscle of mastication. See more »

Quotes

Kim McCauley: [Kim is going into labor in a roadside cafe] Guys, I'm gonna have this baby now!
Joe Slovak: Miles, give me your shirt!
Miles Reed: What? This is silk!
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Connections

Referenced in Doogie Howser, M.D.: Blood and Remembrance (1989) See more »

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Take a Better Look at Yourself
Written by Kevin Dever, Dale Chadwick
Performed by Roadwork
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Not a horror film!
10 October 2002 | by (Northwest USA) – See all my reviews

Aside from the goofy title, this is a nice diversion of a film. Matthew Modine plays the role he does so well (see "Married to the Mob"). Casual about authority, bucking the system, a great guy at heart. Daphne Zuniga starts out stuffy and learns to relax. Good fun.


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