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Funny About Love (1990)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 21 September 1990 (USA)
When Duffy Bergman, a New York cartoonist, meets Meg Lloyd, a gourmet chef, he discovers the love of his life and they marry -- yet love alone isn't enough to make them happy. Meg decides ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Duffy Bergman
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Meg Lloyd Bergman
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Daphne
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E.T
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Hugo
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Adele
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Claire
Jean De Baer ...
Vivian
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Dr. Benjamin
Tara Shannon ...
Redhead
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Nurse
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Nurse Nancy
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Roger (as Robert Groman)
Scott Groff ...
Jake
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Ellis Hayden
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When Duffy Bergman, a New York cartoonist, meets Meg Lloyd, a gourmet chef, he discovers the love of his life and they marry -- yet love alone isn't enough to make them happy. Meg decides she wants to have a baby, a goal that initially makes Duffy frantic, but soon becomes his most important desire as well. When they are unable to have a baby, Meg begins concentrating on her career and the two slowly drift apart -- eventually separating. Later, when Duffy is speaking at a convention of the Delta Gamma sorority, he reveals that the Delta Gamma girls have always been his dream girls -- his Love Goddesses. There he meets the young and uninhibited Delta Gamma girl, Daphne Delillo. When Daphne moves to New York to work as a network sports reporter, their mutual attraction and Daphne's spontaneity spark an adventurous new relationship for Duffy. Now Duffy must decide which is more valuable to him -- the relationship he has given up, or the relationship he has always dreamed of having. Written by Anonymous

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Everyone has a biological clock. Duffy Bergman's is about to go off. See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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21 September 1990 (USA)  »

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$8,141,292 (USA)
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Trivia

First movie that Gene Wilder appeared in without writing or co-writing for eight years, the last had been Hanky Panky (1982). See more »

Quotes

Waiter: He hates the coffee!
Duffy Bergman: No, the coughing! I hate all the coughing!
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Connections

Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Gamera vs. Guiron (1991) See more »

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Tequila
by Chuck Río
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i loved this movie!
15 April 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

why does everyone hate it? this movie is funny, heartwarming, romantic and witty. Someone earlier said that Gene Wilder and Christine Lahti had no chemistry, but i have to disagree on that subject. they have great chemistry. this movie is a slice of life comedy, not a goof ball one like "blazing saddles or " Young Frakenstein". Yeah, maybe it isn't perfect, but it is good, I might go as far as call it great. this movie deserves to be more popular. i loved it. 4/4 stars, two thumbs up! everyone else here doesn't know a good movie when they see one. this movie was awesome, i just think you guys are just sticks-in the mud. so go ahead and watch your stupid movies while i sit back and enjoy "funny about love"


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