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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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Andy Hart
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Harry Wegman
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Ed Drinkwater
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Julian Russell
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Gary Taubin
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Mr. Himmelman
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Albert
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Gene Salvatore
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Charlotte
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Milton Glickman
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Charlie the Doorman
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Storyline

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 <makzax@hotmail.com>

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A Choice Comedy. See more »

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1 October 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Concierge  »

Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$10,997,166 (USA)
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Trivia

Composer Bruce Broughton scored the film as a favor for Barry Sonnenfeld, who was also his neighbor and best friend. See more »

Goofs

During the opening shots of Doug riding around NYC in a limo, he purchases a large stuffed giraffe. The only way it will fit in the limo is standing up through the moon roof. When the limo is shown from above while in the traffic jam before heading back to the hotel, there is no moon roof. See more »

Quotes

Doug Ireland: I don't scurry. I take the subway like any other animal.
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Connections

Referenced in What I Like About You: For Love or Money (2005) See more »

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Picky Picky Head
Written by Lloyd McDonald (as L. McDonald)
Performed by Wailing Souls
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Typical yet different
20 September 2000 | by (Evansville, Indiana) – See all my reviews

I must say, this is one of my all time favorite movies. I don't know why, but I sincerely love this film. Michael J. Fox's character is really likeable, and I find myself praying that he'll make the right moves all thru the movie. I must add to this comment my love for the score of For Love Or Money. The music, written by Bruce Broughton is just awesome, and it completely sets the perfect tone for the many different scenes. I especially love the music when Fox's character is walking down the subway steps after leaving work. This is a great movie to watch with someone you love. I would definitely recommend it.


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