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Say Anything... (1989)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 14 April 1989 (USA)
A noble underachiever and a beautiful valedictorian fall in love the summer before she goes off to college.

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Amy Brooks ...
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Rebecca (as Pamela Segall)
Jason Gould ...
Mike Cameron
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Charles Walker ...
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Russel Lunday ...
Parent
Polly Platt ...
Mrs. Flood
Gloria Cromwell ...
Ruth
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Patrick O'Neill ...
Denny
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High school senior Lloyd Dobler wants nothing more than to go out with beautiful and intelligent Diane Court. Lloyd attempts to win her heart over the objections of her over-protective father before Diane leaves for a scholarship in England. Written by Scott Renshaw <as.idc@forsythe.stanford.edu>

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$20,781,385 (USA)
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Lloyd makes several references in the movie to "Bell Square" mall, short for Bellevue Square (located in Bellevue, Washington). When Lloyd is driving in the rain and sees the mall, he is actually driving by Westlake Center (located in downtown Seattle). See more »

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When Diane is racing to the nursing home after finding the money, all the cars she passes have California license plates. See more »

Quotes

Lloyd Dobler: What? I'm sorry I said that. Forget I said it, it's what I thought I meant, but...
Diane Court: Lloyd...
Lloyd Dobler: ...forget it.
Diane Court: [making air quotes] "I love you," okay?
Lloyd Dobler: What is that? What are you doing with your hands?
Diane Court: Don't! Don't be - !
Lloyd Dobler: Talk to me, you're talking like that girl, Sheila!
Diane Court: Don't be mean, this is hard for me too.
Lloyd Dobler: [pauses] Then don't do it.
Diane Court: Shit.
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The Greatest Love Of All
Written by Michael Masser and Linda Creed
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A rarity: an intelligent 80's teen movie!
20 April 1999 | by (Boston, MA) – See all my reviews

One of the rare 80's teen flicks that doesn't portray all teens as sex-crazed dimwits and all adults as lobotomized morons. An insightful, romantic comedy that only Cameron Crowe could give us.


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