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Matthew Welsh
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Hexina
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Gloria O'Connor
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Victor Thummell
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Det. Ferguson
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Simon Littlefield
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Rebecca
Brandis Kemp ...
Ms. Strickland
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Herschel Levine
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Jennifer
Billy Jones ...
Larry
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Henry Pratt
Fred Mata ...
Bellman
Marilyn Staley ...
Nurse
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Officer Sanchez (as Julio Cedillo)
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Lowly hotel clerk Matthew Welch stumbles unto a chance to go on a date with supermodel Hexina by pretending he is someone else. But something goes wrong on the date, she tries to kill him! Soon she kills a couple more people, and unfortunately all the evidence points to Matthew. Gloria, who has been wishing Matthew would ask her on a date, thinks he is innocent and is willing to help, but hardnosed Detective Ferguson is hot on the clues, and closing in on Matthew. Written by Brian W Martz <B.Martz@Genie.com>

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More basic than any instinct. More fatal than any attraction. More motion than any picture. See more »

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Comedy | Thriller

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Rated R for sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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22 January 1993 (USA)  »

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$2,786,807 (USA)
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Debut film as a director for Alan Spencer. This cinema movie remains the first and only ever theatrical feature film directed by Spencer. See more »

Goofs

In the climax when Detective Ferguson rushes to his car to get away from the falling letters of the damaged Holiday Palace sign, the car door is closed shut on his trench coat before he drives away. See more »

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Det. Ferguson: She even attacked a mime. Just found out about it. Seems the mime had been reluctant to talk.
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Features On the Waterfront (1954) See more »

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Moon River
Written by Johnny Mercer and Henry Mancini
Performed by Andy Williams
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I'm a hexed-nut.
16 March 1999 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Hmmm...I seem to be in the minority here. Judging by the IMBD votes this film wasn't very popular. I usually vote a tad lower than the average, but for this one I was way off the scale on the high end. That's because in my opinion, for a low-budget movie, it's quite a surprise. Many plot twists, very unpredictable. OK, maybe it's not that there are no Oscar performances, but what do you want from a comedy? Laughs. And this film really is quite funny. Plot revolves around a habitual liar who says he knows a female sex goddess and has to save face when he's called on it. Definitely worth a rental.


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