Listen to Me (1989)

PG-13  |   |  Drama, Romance  |  5 May 1989 (USA)
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A group of college debaters learn about the world, friendships, love, dreams and family in this warm, endearing drama.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Monica Tomanski
Charlie Nichols
Donna Lumis
Garson McKellar
Dean Schwimmer
Bruce Arlington
Susan Hooper
Timothy Dang ...
Bobby Chin
Cameron Sweet (as Peter De Luise)
Jason Gould ...
Jon Shear ...
Braithwaite (as Jon Matthews)
Christopher Rydell ...
Tom Lloynd
Stewart Shields


A group of college debaters learn about the world, friendships, love, dreams and family in this warm, endearing drama.

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It's about real life. See more »


Drama | Romance


PG-13 | See all certifications »




Release Date:

5 May 1989 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mismatch  »

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$4,299,023 (USA)

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Garson's license plate - BDR 529 - is the same as the Bluesmobile in "The Blues Brothers". See more »


Donna Lumis: I have come here today, to urge you to bring back public hanging!
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Waste, of breath, and life
8 March 1999 | by (US) – See all my reviews

I wasted two hours of my life watching this movie. I can't believe that I am wasting more time thinking about it and writing about it. But I must warn others who stumble upon this comment. Avoid this movie. Do not see it. I'm sure that after the actors made this movie, they felt so stupid that they never were seen in public again. This is the worst. I wanted it all to end.

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