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The Opposite Sex and How to Live with Them (1992)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  26 March 1993 (USA)
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Jewish Jack-the-lad David seriously fancies smart, rich Anglo-Saxon Carrie as soon as he first offends her in a Boston bar. They run into each other again and though she still says she ... See full summary »

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David Crown
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Carrie Davenport
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Eli
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Zoe
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Kenneth Davenport
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Freida Crown
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Giselle Davenport
Philip Bruns ...
Irv Crown (as Phil Bruns)
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Hanna
David DeCastro ...
Beer Vendor
Donald Brown ...
Crackerjack Vendor
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Waitress from Hell
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George / French TV Announcer
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Jewish Jack-the-lad David seriously fancies smart, rich Anglo-Saxon Carrie as soon as he first offends her in a Boston bar. They run into each other again and though she still says she finds him appalling he works on it and they are soon together. His even more reprehensible best mate and her blousy best friend watch bemused as the two fall deeply in love and then apparently as fatally out again. Written by Jeremy Perkins {jwp@aber.ac.uk}

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They were the perfect couple... Then they fell in love.

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated R for language and sexual dialogue | See all certifications »
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26 March 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Opposite Sex ... and How to Live with Them  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$690,966 (USA)
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Quotes

Eli: Two beers.
Ball park attendant: Lite beer?
Eli: Do I look like a pussy?
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No Monica, no Friends, no comedy
20 June 2002 | by See all my reviews

Two very different people fall in love, they decide to move in together, a lot of things go wrong, happy ending: they get married. Does it really take more than an hour to tell this story? The meaningless plot reminds me of those great 80s movies. The only difference: the movie doesn't contain any of those funny 80s scenes, it doesn't even makes you laugh at all. I like happy-ending movies, but this is just another happy ending story. Nothing more to say.


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