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Worth Winning (1989)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  27 October 1989 (USA)
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Taylor is a man who has no problems with women. So confident is he that he accepts a challenge from his friends: he has to secure proposals of marriage from three women of their choice.

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Taylor Worth
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Eleanor Larimore
Maria Holvoe ...
Erin Cooper (as Maria Holvöe)
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Ned Broudy
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Claire Broudy
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Tarry Childs
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Howard Larimore
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Howard Larimore Jr.
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Celebrity Auctioneer
Jon Korkes ...
Sam
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Eric
Shannon Lawrence ...
Chloe Broudy
Todd Cameron Brown ...
Owen Broudy
Russ Bolinger ...
Gus
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Taylor is a man who has no problems with women. So confident is he that he accepts a challenge from his friends: he has to secure proposals of marriage from three women of their choice. Written by Murray Chapman <muzzle@cs.uq.oz.au>

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An engaging comedy about a bachelor and three near Mrs.

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Comedy | Romance

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27 October 1989 (USA)  »

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3 Camas para Um Solteirão  »

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$3,690,400 (USA)
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After Ned sees the tape of Taylor and Eleanor, he goes into the kitchen and asks his wife "Chloe" about the worth of the Picasso. His wife's name in the movie was Claire. Chloe was his daughter. See more »

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Taylor Worth: There wouldn't be great sex if we didn't have awful sex- awful, mechanical, slightly painful, unsatisfying sex.
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References Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) See more »

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Worth Winning
Written, Produced and Performed by Liz Story
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Uninspired sitcom
30 December 2002 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Lesley Ann Warren has a short scene in a negligee where she is as stunning as I've ever seen her (but it's not a nude scene, regrettably...). Otherwise, this is a bog-standard TV sitcom, stretched out to and hour and a half. Mark Harmon is certainly attractive, but his role does not exactly bring out the best in him. Little interest, and no heat, is generated by the other two ladies. Stowe is pretty, but not sexy, while Holvoe does not offer much of anything here, apart from her fancy dresses. Joan Severance is gorgeous, on the other hand, but she only gets a walk-on part (apparently, she did not qualify for Holvoe's part because she's not a blonde).


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