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Speechless (1994)

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Two political speechwriters fall in love before they find out they are working for candidates on opposite sides.

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Kevin Vallick
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Julia Mann
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Bob 'Bagdad' Freed
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Annette
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Ventura
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Kratz
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Cutler
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Garvin
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Wannamaker
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Harry
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Chuck
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Doris Wind
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Two political speechwriters fall in love before they find out they are working for candidates on opposite sides.

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Once in a lifetime, you meet that perfect, unforgetable, irresistable enemy. See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for one use of strong language | See all certifications »
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16 December 1994 (USA)  »

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Apenas Bons Amigos  »

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$20,664,501 (USA)
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Christopher Reeve and Michael Keaton have both played DC superheroes. Christopher Reeve played Superman in Superman (1978), Superman II (1980), Superman III (1983) and Superman IV: The Quest For Peace (1987) and Michael Keaton played Batman in Batman (1989) and Batman Returns (1992) See more »

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[Kevin and Julia are talking in front of a group of junior high school students]
Female Student: Is there much interaction between the two campaings? I mean, between Democrats and Republicans?
Kevin: [to Julia] Ah, I believe this is your area.
Julia: Uh, it's discouraged for campaigns to interact. For instance, if one speechwriter were to date another, they might reveal something crucial about the campaign. Some campaigns have spies for just this purpose, whose job it is to follow the speechwriter, and to seduce her--
Kevin: --Or ...
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Nice competent rom-com
5 October 2013 | by See all my reviews

Kevin Vallick (Michael Keaton) and Julia Mann (Geena Davis) are two speech writers working for opposing sides in a campaign. Of course they fall for each other immediately over sleeping pills, but end up in a love hate relationship.

The two leads have great chemistry together. They make for a fun competitive couple.

If there's anything missing, it's an edge. There's nothing in particular wrong with a light hearted light weight rom-com. But the politics is hopelessly naive. Overall it's a sweet likable watch with some fun exchanges.


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