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Scenes from a Mall (1991)

On their 16th anniversary, a married couple's trip to a Beverly Hills mall becomes the stage for personal revelations and deceptions.

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Deborah
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Daren Firestone ...
Sam
Rebecca Nickels ...
Jennifer
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Dr. Hans Clava
Gregory Moore ...
Barber Shop Quartet
Michael Brown ...
Barber Shop Quartet
Jonathan Guss ...
Barber Shop Quartet
David Frye ...
Barber Shop Quartet
Joseph Warren ...
Joe Cool & the Coolers (Rap Group)
Brian Warren ...
Joe Cool & the Coolers (Rap Group)
Darrell Mason ...
Joe Cool & the Coolers (Rap Group)
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Augustin Bustamante ...
El Mariachi Bustamente
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On their 16. anniversary, during a shopping stroll, the lawyer Nick Fifer confesses his wife Deborah some affairs. She goes wild and insists on a divorce. After they agreed to the dividing up of their belongings, Deborah confesses having an affair, too. Now he gets very upset and wants the divorce for his part, but the last word is not spoken yet. Written by Thomas Manhardt <Thomas.Manhardt@wu-wien.ac.at>

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A hilarious adventure in marriage, infidelity and bargain shopping! See more »

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22 February 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ein ganz normaler Hochzeitstag  »

Box Office

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$3,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$9,563,393 (USA)
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1.85 : 1
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Set in LA, and mainly in a Beverly Hills mall, the picture was the second of two Beverly Hills comedies directed by Paul Mazursky. The first had been Down and Out in Beverly Hills (1986) made and released about five years earlier. See more »

Quotes

Nick Fifer: I don't know how our marriage lasted.
Deborah Fifer: Mutual death wish.
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Referenced in The Simpsons: The Front (1993) See more »

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Deck the Halls
Performed by Peter Kater
Courtesy of Silver Wave Records
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Not California
10 February 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This movie was great, and to an earlier comment, the movie wasn't filmed in California, it was filmed in Stamford Connecticut. DUH. The movie made my sides split. What is the matter with you people? Woodie Alan is so funny in this! I am in an acting class in Palm Beach Atlantic University, and going by what my teacher has said, they did an awesome acting job, and I thought that the movie as a whole was hilarious. Some people are so caught up in critiquing movies that they don't know how to enjoy movies anymore, just for the pure enjoyment. Maybe it's just my personal judgement but this movie rocked my socks and made me wanna pee in my pants. Too bad no one else could see this.


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