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Love Potion No. 9 (1992)

Two scientists who are hopeless with the opposite sex experiment with a substance that makes them irresistible to anyone who hears them speak.

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Two scientists who are hopeless with the opposite sex experiment with a substance that makes them irresistible to anyone who hears them speak.

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Rated PG-13 for elements of sensuality | See all certifications »

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13 November 1992 (USA)  »

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Love Potion #9  »

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$754,935 (USA)
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Trivia

Although the movie is called Love potion #9. The love potion used throughout most of the film is love potion #8 See more »

Goofs

When Paul and his friends are going to Diane's apartment, the railings of the camera are visible on the floor as they walk from their car. See more »

Quotes

Paul Matthews: How do you synthesize a methylated alkaloid?
Cheryl: [short pause] I don't know.
Paul Matthews: Too bad.
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Crazy Credits

The names of the more than 300 extra's who chased Marisa through the city are mentioned in one large block of fine print. See more »


Soundtracks

THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY
Written and Performed by Ennio Morricone
Courtesy of EMI Records Group/EMI Records
by arrangement with CEMA Special Markets
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"Nerds in love." One of my favorite "guilty pleasures"
2 January 2004 | by (Illinois, U.S.A.) – See all my reviews

Guilty because I know if I admit how much I like it, I might lose some cred as a film buff. But it's a great fairy tale, Anne Bancroft's brief scenes are funny, and Tate Donovan is a man I can get behind! The scene where the nasty superficial gal crushes his ego at the bar must really hit home with a lot of men. And say what you want about Bullock, but here she shows why she became a huge star with her megawatt smile! But my favorite is Mary Mara, a great character actor given a chance to play a broadly funny, well, broad. If you ask me, Pretty Woman is overrated and this movie is underrated!


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