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Nobody's Perfect (1990)

 -  Comedy  -  2 February 1990 (USA)
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Steve is a college freshman who plays tennis for the school. But he falls desperately in love with Shelly, also a tennis player. It's all downhill from there. Steve can't eat, he can't ... See full summary »

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Stephen / Stephanie
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Shelly
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Andy
Kim Flowers ...
Jackie
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Stanley
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Carla (as Carmen Moré)
Todd Caldecott ...
Brad (as Todd Schaefer)
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Professor Lucci
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Coach Harrison
Marcia Karr ...
Marge
Nomi Mitty ...
Mrs. Parker
Thomas Myers ...
Mr. Parker (as Thomas R. Myers)
Nicholas Frangakis ...
Dean Butler
Robert Hewes ...
Mysterious Man
Steven Ader ...
Tennis Umpire
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Steve is a college freshman who plays tennis for the school. But he falls desperately in love with Shelly, also a tennis player. It's all downhill from there. Steve can't eat, he can't sleep, his grades drop, and he gets kicked off the tennis team. What can he do? Well, his resourceful friend suggest turning Steve into a woman in order to get him close to Shelly who doesn't know he is alive. Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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When Stephen tries to talk to Shelly before her boyfriend picks her up, he was halfway up on the steps. When Brad looks at him in the rearview mirror, Stephen is already on the ground. The camera cuts back to Stephen and he is halfway up the steps. See more »

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References Some Like It Hot (1959) See more »

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Performed by Terry Wood
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Always A Cute Movie
13 May 2000 | by (Weston, Florida) – See all my reviews

I have seen this movie many times and it is a cute movie to sit through every time. It is not so much funny but it is the typical crush story only with a twist. Chad Lowe plays Stephen who is infatuated with a tennis player named Shelly(played by Gail O'Grady). In order to get closer to her without "busting" as Stephen says he turns himself into a girl hoping to win her over that way. I think this is one of O'Grady's best performances but her best was in NYPD Blue I believe. Chad Lowe is is adorable in this off beat movie about how far a guy will go just for love.


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