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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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Monica Tomanski
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Charlie Nichols
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Donna Lumis
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Garson McKellar
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Dean Schwimmer
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Cameron Sweet (as Peter De Luise)
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Jon Shear ...
Braithwaite (as Jon Matthews)
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Tom Lloynd
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Stewart Shields
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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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It was the best time of their lives. A kid from Oklahoma. An immigrant's daughter. A senator's son. A society girl. And a college professor with a dream. They had one thing in common...the will to win. See more »

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Drama | Romance

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PG-13 | See all certifications »
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5 May 1989 (USA)  »

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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 »

Quotes

Donna Lumis: I have come here today, to urge you to bring back public hanging!
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Connections

Referenced in Growing Pains: Ben and Mike's Excellent Adventure (1989) See more »

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Tutti Frutti
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Written by Little Richard and Dorothy La Bostrie
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So brutally bad that you HAVE to see it...
28 October 2005 | by (chicago) – See all my reviews

This movie is single handedly responsible for crippling or destroying the careers of all actors associated with it. Gertz, Atkins, Cameron, Roy Schneider - none could survive this horrible thing.

I must say that Kirk Cameron's poor display of acting is surpassed only by Vanna White's performance in the TV movie, Venus the Love Goddess. The on again off again southern drawl makes Costners Robin Hood look positively Shakespearean.

An Opus of thespian ugliness, it has no rival, although Lost in Space (the movie), and showgirls come close. Required watching material. I forced my wife to watch it because it simply must be seen.


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