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Casey Falls is the assistant of commodity trader Peter Oak, but wants to get a license herself. When the diabolic Nike appears and promises to make her successful by use of her supernatural... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Casey Falls
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Peter Oak
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Marty Callahan
Danitra Vance ...
Nike
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Julius
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Chuck Feeney
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Andy Lincoln
William Woff ...
Rusty (as William J. Woff)
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Sasha
Robbie Martini ...
Assistant to Mr Oak
Teressa Ovetta Burrel ...
Clark
Winifred Freedman ...
Pit Recorder
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Teacher
Richard Martini ...
Student
Kellie Joy Beals ...
Reporter
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Casey Falls is the assistant of commodity trader Peter Oak, but wants to get a license herself. When the diabolic Nike appears and promises to make her successful by use of her supernatural abilities, Casey hesitantly accepts. By correctly predicting the price of soybeans, she manages to make a career, but the price that Nike demands is high: she wants Casey's soul! Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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In a man's world, a working girl can use a little magic to get ahead.

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Fantasy | Comedy

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3 November 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Eine teuflische Karriere  »

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Sally Kellerman:  nightclub singer. See more »

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Love Is a House
Written by Martin Lascelles, Geoff Gurd, G. Foster
Performed by Force M.D.'s (as FORCE MD's)
Courtesy of Tommy Boy Records
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Cure Your Insomnia...!
3 February 2001 | by (Melbourne, Australia) – See all my reviews

I had the relative misfortune of catching this film one day when I was home with the 'flu. It is virtually devoid of any substance, plot-wise. It's not offensive, just a mind numbingly silly film that seems to utilize every trick of the trade from the 'school of bad 1980's movies'. The only highlight (if you could call it that) was a cameo by musician Ray Charles (and one has to wonder what he's doing in a film such as this.) Avoid at all costs, unless, of course, you are a Ray Charles fan or suffer from chronic insomnia. Half a star out of five.


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