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Mystery Date (1991)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Crime, Romance | 16 August 1991 (USA)
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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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
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Sharpie
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Doheny
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Fortune Teller
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Vince
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Crully
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Detective Al Condon
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Mr. 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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Their first date may just be his last! See more »


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$10,000,000 (estimated)

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$6,166,819 (USA)
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The Combo at McHugh House, Steven Drake and Craig Northey, were members of the Vancouver rock band Odds. See more »

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When James Lew's thug attacks Tom McHugh in the dark, he does a flying kick and goes crashing through the window several stories up. But when the camera cuts to outside the house, as he falls, the room's lights are suddenly back on. See more »

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Geena: We spend hours making ourselves look completely different, and then we go into some dark place where we really can't see each other anyway, and then we drink so we don't know if the other person is really interesting or just seems interesting 'cause they're pretending to be interested in the person that we're pretending to be.
Tom: Uh, right. So I guess there's no getting around it. We're gonna have to lie to each other.
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Features Married to the Mob (1988) See more »

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Remember My Name
Performed by Toy Matinee
Written by Patrick Leonard, Kevin Gilbert, Bill Bottrell
WB Music Corp./Canvas Mattress Music/No Tomato Music/Ignorant Music
Courtesy of Reprise Records
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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A wacky movie that many people overlook
2 May 2001 | by (Charlotte, NC) – See all my reviews

Saw this movie in college, thought it was hilarious, and somehow not very many people I've asked have seen it. Did you like the paper boy in Better Off Dead? (also riotously funny) Then you will like the flower boy in Mystery Date. It's true, if you are into reality and seriousness you will NOT like this movie. But if you like a bit of ridiculous fun, and watching someone dig deeper into trouble, (*for example, if you liked Meet the Parents) you would like this! NOTE: The girl in it was the girlfriend in Meet The Parents last year. It's weird that she made MD 10 years earlier. She doesn't look THAT much older to me.


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