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

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 (as Mitch Ryan)
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Freida Crown
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Giselle Davenport
Philip Bruns ...
Irv Crown (as Phil Bruns)
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Rabbi
Tess Foltyn ...
Hanna
David DeCastro ...
Beer Vendor
Donald Brown ...
Crackerjack Vendor
Aaron Lustig ...
Movie Bully
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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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Spoofs Field of Dreams (1989) See more »

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Teen movie, good as such..
2 August 2002 | by (Reykjavik, Iceland) – See all my reviews

This is a wonderful hang-over movie, it´s a badly acted, silly movie which has a fair amount of sunday humour, very laughable under the right circumstances. I´ve enjoyed it a few times when I want to tune out, for me it was one of these movies that you accidentally record on your VCR and then end up keeping. I would thoroughly recommend it for all teenage girls and people that have had a two day drinking binge! One thing.. notice how cute Courteney Cox is before she ends up looking like two toothpicks with a head..


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