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Boomerang (1992)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  1 July 1992 (USA)
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A successful executive and womanizer finds his lifestyle choices have turned back on him when his new female boss turns out to be an even bigger deviant then he is.

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Marcus is a successful advertising executive who woos and beds women almost at will. After a company merger, he finds that his new boss, the ravishing Jacqueline, is treating him in exactly the same way. Completely traumatized by this, his work goes badly downhill. But then Jacqueline's more quietly attractive assistant, Angela, who has been dating Marcus' best friend, shows herself more than a little concerned by his parlous state. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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A Player Who's About To Be Played.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated R for language and sexuality | See all certifications »

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1 July 1992 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bumerang  »

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$40,000,000 (estimated)

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$70,100,000 (USA)
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The Star Trek (1966) episode that Angela and Marcus are watching is Episode 57: Elaan Of Troyius. See more »

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When Angela and Marcus are watching Star Trek, parts of two different episodes are shown. See more »

Quotes

Angela: What do you know about love? What could you possibly know about love You know, I'm sick and tired of men using love as if it's some disease you just catch. Love should have brought your ass home last night.
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It's Gonna Be Alright
by Scott Parker, Louis Brown and Charlie Wilson
Performed by Aaron Hall Featuring Charlie Wilson
Produced by Shavoni and Buster
Aaron Hall performs courtesy of MCA Records
Charlie Wilson performs courtesy of MCA Records
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Eddie's last good film before his four year slump
24 October 2002 | by (Woodbridge,VA) – See all my reviews

Boomerang was Murphy's last good film before he hit his slump. The film directed by Reginald Hudlin gave Murphy the chance to spit many one-liners and the chance for us to see two people who would be big ten years later Martin Lawerence and Halle Berry. If you've never seen this film check it out for some good laughs.


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