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The Night We Never Met (1993)

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Ellen Holder
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Kenneth
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Inga
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Catha
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Yogurt-Eating Date
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French Cheese Shopper
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Triple Creme Cheese Shopper (as Michael Mastrototaro)
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I'm Double Parked Lady
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Sam has a problem with his roommates: they are disgusting, and don't seem to share his views on responsibility, privacy, and basic hygiene. Such is his discomfort with his living arrangements that he agrees to share the occupancy of another flat: he gets two nights a week, the owner (a sleazy frat-boy yuppie named Brian, soon to be married) and Ellen (a would-be painter seeking relief from her boring marriage) each get their separate nights in the flat. Things go extremely well until Sam and Brian swap nights without telling Ellen, who attributes the "nice" things that happen around the place to the slob Brian, while berating the responsible Sam for his hedonistic lifestyle. Written by Murray Chapman <muzzle@cs.uq.oz.au>

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A comedy with room for romance.

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Rated R for language | See all certifications »
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30 April 1993 (USA)  »

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A Noite que Nunca Nos Encontramos  »

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$8,000,000 (estimated)

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$1,884,814 (USA)
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Inga: You are welcome to me!
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(Your Love Keeps Liftin' Me) Higher and Higher
Performed by Jackie Wilson
Courtesy of Brunswick Special Markets, a division of
Score Productions, Inc. Atlanta, Georgia
Written by Raynard Miner (as Raymond Miner), Carl Smith and Gary Jackson
Warner-Tameslane Publishing Corp., Unichappell Music, Inc., & Chevis Music, Inc.
(C) 1967 Chevis Publishing Corp.
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Cute fluff with equal parts of romance and comedy
14 October 2001 | by (Orange County, CA USA) – See all my reviews

"The Night We Never Met" tells of three people, all in relationships, who timeshare a NYC flat with a weekly rotation. The trio has not met but do get to know each other by leaving notes, phone calls, and the inevitable traces of their occupancy which, of course, leads to romance between principals Sciorra and Broderick. A cute little bit of B- fluff which is well cast with a clever premise, "Night..." muddles a little in the middle, runs a tad long, and could have ended better. Nonetheless, it's worth a look. Now on cable.


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