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Happy Together (1989)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 4 May 1989 (USA)
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Christopher is an ambitious college freshman, striving to become a writer. Through a computer fault he's assigned the same room as Alex, a real party freak and... a girl! He's annoyed and ... See full summary »

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Christopher Wooden
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Alexandra Page
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Stan
Kevin Hardesty ...
Slash
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Denny Dollenbacher
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Ruth Carpenter
Gloria Hayes ...
Luisa Dellacova
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Brian
Aaron Harnick ...
Wally
Ron Sterling ...
Trevor
Eric Lumbard ...
Gary
Michael D. Clarke ...
Steve
Wendy Lee Marconi ...
Dory
Yvette Rambo ...
Jill
Shawne Rowe ...
Geri
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Christopher is an ambitious college freshman, striving to become a writer. Through a computer fault he's assigned the same room as Alex, a real party freak and... a girl! He's annoyed and tries to get a different room as soon as possible, but when he learns to know her, he also starts to like her. She not only improves his sexual life, but also his writing skills. Learn to take it easy, Chris! Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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Roommates by accident...lovers by choice. See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for one use of strong language and some scenes of sensuality | See all certifications »

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4 May 1989 (USA)  »

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Based on the musical, Cabaret. See more »

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Alexandra's shoulder sleeves when she's wearing the pink shirt. See more »

Quotes

Alexandra Page: I can't help the way I am. I don't know why I do the things I do. You just have to trust me on that!
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Referenced in A Planet Comicon Panel with Helen Slater (2011) See more »

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You Are My Sunshine
Written by Jimmie Davis and Charles Mitchell
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not enough chemistry
13 April 2015 | by See all my reviews

Chris Wooden (Patrick Dempsey) is a college freshman. The computer mistakenly puts him in with Alex Page (Helen Slater). She's a flighty social butterfly and he's trying to emulate a stuffy writer. They don't get along at first. Brian "something with a K" (Brad Pitt) is her boyfriend until the next one. Stan (Dan Schneider) is their wacky neighbor always with his girlfriend mannequin. Ruth Carpenter is their drama teacher.

I have never been a fan of Dempsey. Slater is on and off. She's pretty but I'm not always in love with her characters. Together, they don't have enough chemistry. The dialog isn't good enough to have fun with their relationship. I struggle to get involved with this duo. They are a lot better on paper but they are not in reality. I actually think that it would work if they become friends and it would be more interesting. Her problem is that she hates her flirtatious reputation and her lack of stable relationships. Stan's wackiness isn't particularly funny. Just in case you're wondering, Brad Pitt doesn't do much in this movie.


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