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Son in Law (1993)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  2 July 1993 (USA)
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Having gotten a taste of college life, a drastically changed farm girl returns home for Thanksgiving break with her best friend, a flamboyant party animal who is clearly a fish out of water in a small farm town.

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Horace
Troy Shire ...
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Storyline

Country girl Rebecca begins college in Los Angeles. There she meets Crawl, a student who is crazy, unpredictable and wild. During the holidays she brings him with her home. Her parents have never seen anything like him and are shocked when Rebecca tells them that they are engaged to be married. Two different worlds collide... Written by Anonymous

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He's a relative nightmare.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for elements of sensuality | See all certifications »

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2 July 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

En svärson på halsen  »

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$36,448,200 (USA)
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Crawl was originally named Snake in the first draft of the script. See more »

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It is supposed to be Thanksgiving yet is is apparently not fall/winter in South Dakota. See more »

Quotes

Rebecca Warner: No. Travis you just get out!
Travis: You can't talk to me like that.
Crawl: No, but I can.
[elbows Travis in the stomach, then punches him in the face, making him fall to the ground]
Crawl: Majored in karate for two semesters.
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Feed the Tree
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Performed by Belly
Courtesy of Sire Records/A4D
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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It will keep you laughing!
4 September 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

One of our all time family favorites. When we need a laugh...we just put this one in and laugh all way thru like it is the first time we've seen it. This film has good, clean family humor. Pauly Shore is brilliant! With no plans for the thanksgiving holiday, Crawl (Shore) is invited to spend the holiday with a conservative coed, Becca. Crawl, being a big city boy, must adjust to the farm life if he is to fall in love with Becca. But, Crawl isn't the only one who is learning new things. Crawl teaches Becca and her parents how to be more open about their feelings and accepting others. This is fun for viewers of all ages.


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