Man Trouble (1992)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  17 July 1992 (USA)
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A sleazy but affable guard dog trainer is blackmailed to steal a manuscript for a tell-all book from one of his clients.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Eugene Earl Axline aka Harry Bliss
Joan Spruance
Redmond Layls
Andy Ellerman
Eddy Revere
Laurence Moncrief
June Huff
Helen Dextra
Lewie Duart
Detective Melvenos
Adele Bliss
Lee MacGreevy
Butch Gable
Betty Carvalho ...
Mark J. Goodman ...
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Eugene Earl Axline is a guard dog trainer who gets involved with one of his clients, Joan Spruance. Spruance's sister is a classic airhead, who is spilling all she knows about her gangster boyfriend. Written by John sacksteder <>

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She put her life in his hands. Unfortunately, his hands have a life of their own. See more »


Comedy | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for language and sensuality | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

17 July 1992 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ela Nunca Se Nega  »

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$30,000,000 (estimated)


$4,096,030 (USA)

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The first version of the script was written in the 1970s and was to feature Jack Nicholson and Jeanne Moreau. See more »


When Duke's owner takes him back, he decides to give Harry another German Shepherd Dog, but it's clearly the same dog, its fur has the same color pattern. Even though Duke gets into the SUV and the "other dog" gets out in the same shot, there must have been someone inside who slipped a different collar on it (notice how the owner pauses for a couple of seconds before he lets the other dog out) See more »


Harry Bliss: I'm the only guy who knows what in the hell I'm doing!
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Written by Sting
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Not that bad...even good
19 December 2004 | by (Belgium) – See all my reviews

Well, I saw the movie last night and have to agree with Alex here. I think most people here expected more than just an entertaining movie. The humor is based on silly situations and conversations, and if you can't laugh about something just because it's so darn silly, you indeed won't like the humor in this movie. I can appreciate that humor from time to time, and yesterday was one of those times. I expected nothing much from this movie and it turned out good for me. And Nicholson plays it alright if you ask me (since some are of another opinion here). My opinion: a nice one for down the road, when you're out of options to do something and you just want to lay back and think about nothing...

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