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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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Cornell University's Balch Hall or a model of it was used in the film when Paul uses the potion to take advantage of the all female dormitory. This section of the film shows lights in different rooms turning on and off to the sounds of Beethoven's 5th Symphony as he "visits" the different women. Paul is quickly arrested for this disturbance. See more »

Goofs

Position of bottle that Marisa puts down on the street changes between shots. See more »

Quotes

Paul Matthews: Well, I'd like to tell you that 5 minutes after I kissed Diane she came running out into my arms and that we fell in love forever, but that's not what happened.
Paul Matthews: It took six minutes.
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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 »

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Referenced in Clerks (1994) See more »

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I NEED A MAN
Written by Annie Lennox and David A. Stewart
Performed by Eurythmics
Courtesy of BMG Records (U.K.), Ltd.
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Fun Little Film
1 March 2002 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie is not great cinema, but as long as you don't go into it looking for earth-shattering insight and emotional depth, its actually an amusing little time waster. The movie's goofy but original premise conceals its relatively cliched plots, and all concerned appear to be having fun. Bottomline, if you avoid taking either the movie or yourself too seriously, LP #9 is good for a few laughs.


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