For Love or Money (1993)

PG  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Romance  |  1 October 1993 (USA)
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Doug is a young man who works all day as a concierge at a luxurious hotel, saving money to make his own business. Unfortunately, when he finds the financial supporter he needs, he discovers... See full summary »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Andy Hart
Christian Hanover
Michael Tucker ...
Harry Wegman
Ed Drinkwater
Julian Russell
Gary Taubin
Mr. Himmelman
Dianne Brill ...
Gene Salvatore
Milton Glickman
Charlie the Doorman


Doug is a young man who works all day as a concierge at a luxurious hotel, saving money to make his own business. Unfortunately, when he finds the financial supporter he needs, he discovers that his "saviour" is having an affair with the woman he loves! Now, he must choose between money and love... Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <>

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He thought there was nothing as seductive as money. He was wrong. See more »


Comedy | Drama | Romance


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Release Date:

1 October 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Concierge  »

Box Office


$30,000,000 (estimated)


$10,997,166 (USA)

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


The guitar model that Milton is trying to balance as he's reaching for the box on the floor is the same guitar model 'Michael J. Fox' used for playing Johnny B. Goode in Back to the Future (1985). See more »


When Christian meets Andy in the hotel room for the first time, he removes his wedding ring while talking to Doug. When Andy enters the room Christian has the ring on. See more »


Doug Ireland: I don't scurry. I take the subway like any other animal.
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Remade as Yes Boss (1997) See more »


The Star-Spangled Banner
Music based on "The Anacreontic Song" by John Stafford Smith
Performed by Gabrielle Anwar
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Pretty Good
27 April 1999 | by See all my reviews

I quite liked this movie ... it wasn't particularly special, basically a rather traditional love story... but it hit in the right places. And Michael J. Fox's character Doug, a concierge being the center of a romance is fresh and appealing. One of the scenes I liked was when he showed Gabrielle Anwar's character, Andy, his dreams ... literally. Everything seemed to come in together ... you really understood then how much it meant to him, and his sharing it with Andy was a wonderful gesture of his love for her. The moment was magical, the best in the whole movie for me. Watch this if you like a conventionally exceptional love story.

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