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Worth Winning (1989)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 27 October 1989 (USA)
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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Erin Cooper (as Maria Holvöe)
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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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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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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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Mark Harmon and Mark Blum starred together in "The Presidio" a year before. See more »

Goofs

When Taylor gets Erin's acceptance of his proposal on tape, he also records a message for Ned. During later playbacks of that tape, new dialogue has been added. Specifically, he originally said that he is "one-third of the way to teaching you a lesson", but later playback has added, "and winning our bet." See more »

Quotes

Taylor Worth: I can't touch her because if I touch her, I'll jump her. And if I jump her, I'll lose her. Every man wants to jump her. So I've got to be different.
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Referenced in Animaniacs: Video Review/When Mice Ruled the Earth (1993) See more »

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We've Only Just Begun
Written by Paul Williams - Roger Nichols
Performed by The Carpenters
Courtesy of A&M Records
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Well Worth Watching With Women
14 April 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The summary title alliteration is intended. Yes, this is a boy meets girl formula story, which starts off stereotypically in many respects. However, as the main characters start to develop and take shape, they become quite charming and actually fairly well rounded. There are several witty scenes and for an essentially fluffy romantic comedy it is better than most. I give it the highest rating for excellent casting, 1st class ensemble work and top-notch entertainment. All the ladies look gorgeous and Mark Harmon does, too. Eye candy and art, aren't these the main components of any and every outstanding film achievement? This engaging confection is beautifully rendered, skillfully performed and although not of hard hitting significance a classic of the light "feel good" genre.


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