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Mystery Date (1991)

 -  Comedy  -  16 August 1991 (USA)
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A teenage boy would like to meet with a very pretty, blonde girl who lives in the next door. His elder brother helps him with car and credit card to be successful. This simple story will be... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Tom McHugh
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Geena Matthews
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Craig McHugh
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Dwight
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James Lew
Tony Rosato ...
Sharpie
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Doheny
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Fortune Teller
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Janitor
Ping Wu ...
Vince
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Crully
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Detective Al Condon
Terry David Mulligan ...
Mr. McHugh
Merrilyn Gann ...
Mrs. McHugh
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Ben
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A teenage boy would like to meet with a very pretty, blonde girl who lives in the next door. His elder brother helps him with car and credit card to be successful. This simple story will be very complicated because of the corpse in the boot, and other nightmares intervene ... Written by Kornel Osvart <kornelo@alphanet.hu>

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brother | date | trunk | dating | corpse | See All (21) »

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Their first date may just be his last! See more »

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Comedy

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PG-13 | See all certifications »

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16 August 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cita misteriosa  »

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$6,166,819 (USA)
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Trivia

The Combo at McHugh House, Steven Drake and Craig Northey, were members of the Vancouver rock band Odds. See more »

Goofs

When Dwight is banging on the trunk towards the end of the movie, no bullet hole is visible. See more »

Quotes

Geena: That was awesome! We were almost killed!
Tom: Well, the night is still young.
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Connections

Referenced in Talons of the Eagle (1992) See more »

Soundtracks

The Horror of YG
Performed by Gwar
Written by Beefcake The Mighty (as Michael Bishop), Balsac the Jaws of Death (as Michael Derks),
Dave Brockie (as David Brockie), Jizmak the Gusha (as Brad Roberts), William Dewey Rowell,
, Müsel (as Dave Musel)
BMG Songs, Inc.
Courtesy of Slave-Pit Enterprises/Metal Blade Records
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A Cute Film about a Cute Couple in an Ugly Situation
25 May 2000 | by (Dallas, TX) – See all my reviews

This movie brings to life all the "first date" fears you could have and makes them come true for poor Tom. Sort of "After Hours" meets "Risky Business." The plot is a bit unbelievable, but it isn't predictable and is a lot of fun. If you are the type to say "now why would he do that?" and insist on plots that are believable, you probably won't like this movie. At one point our hero is driving around with a dead body in the trunk and treats it with the same urgency as a rip in his pants he doesn't want his date to see! Still, it's a fun romp that's easy to watch. A good date movie.


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