Danny, a cop, meets and falls in love with Theresa. They get engaged, despite sneaking around behind his mother's back, but when push comes to shove, he can't quite quit worrying about his mother long enough to be any kind of lover to Theresa. Written by
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The Man, The Woman, The Mother.
Did You Know?
Producer John Hughes insisted to writer-director Chris Columbus that Ally Sheedy be cast as Theresa. The reason was because Hughes wanted to have a member of his "brat pack" movies be romantically involved with a star of his later adult features on screen. This represents two different generations of Hughes regulars as Sheedy was a "brat pack" member frequently cast by Hughes, and Candy was frequently cast when Hughes departed into making movies with adult characters. See more
Danny tells his partner he can not attend the bear game with him because he has a date with Teresa at the ballet, however the date is a Saturday night NFL games are never played on a Saturday night early in the season they are usually played toward the end of the season, their date took place on Halloween night also. See more
[Danny has just scored a date with Theresa and runs into some funeral attendees
Yeah! Oh... sorry... but I just got lucky in there with a girl.
[funeral attendees look shocked
Not in that way... she does everybody in there... not in that way. But she probably did that guy there... I gotta go.
Remake of Marty
Written by Van Morrison
and Paddy Moloney
Performed by Van Morrison
and The Chieftains
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