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Her Alibi (1989)

A writer of BAD detective novels is in full writers' block. He pretends to be the alibi of a beautiful woman who was arrested for murder at first thinking her innocent, but as she shows ... See full summary »

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Frank Polito
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Troppa
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'Lucy' Comanescu
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Avram
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Gary Blackwood
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Sally Blackwood
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Farrell
Bobo Lewis ...
Rose
Jane Welch ...
Millie
Austin Hay ...
Oliver
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Audrey
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A writer of BAD detective novels is in full writers' block. He pretends to be the alibi of a beautiful woman who was arrested for murder at first thinking her innocent, but as she shows more and more interesting abilities (such as knife throwing) he begins to doubt his first assessment. He is still falling for her, but more and more nervous as time passes, and there are more close calls with death on his part. Written by John Vogel <jlvogel@comcast.net>

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3 February 1989 (USA)  »

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Mi testigo preferido  »

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$18,699,037 (USA)
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Trivia

Final cinema movie of actor Hurd Hatfield who played Troppa. See more »

Goofs

When the lieutenant came to visit Phil at his home, when he's at the front door it is pitch black outside, but as they move to the den downstairs, you can clearly see it's still daylight. See more »

Quotes

Phil Blackwood: [Narrating a passage of his upcoming book out loud - more than a little embellishing the truth] Despite the dozens of ravishing creatures begging to be part of his life, Swift had lived alone since his wife... was incinerated several years before, when the microwave went berserk during a thunderstorm.
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Referenced in Psych: Juliet Takes a Luvvah (2013) See more »

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FALLING IN LOVE
Written and Performed by Randy Newman
Courtesy of Warner Bros. Records, Inc.
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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Her Alibi
16 June 1999 | by (Marietta, OH) – See all my reviews

Entertaining mystery-farce with Selleck as a novelist who suspects a beautiful woman is trying to murder him. Porizkova is lovely in her film debut as the woman.


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