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Speechless (1994)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 16 December 1994 (USA)
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Two political speechwriters fall in love before they find out they are working for candidates on opposite sides.



Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. See more awards »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kevin Vallick
Julia Mann
Bob 'Bagdad' Freed
Wannamaker (as Mitch Ryan)
Paul Lazar ...
Jodi Carlisle ...
Doris Wind


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

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


There are two sides to every relationship... Don't trust either of them. See more »


Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for one use of strong language | See all certifications »




Release Date:

16 December 1994 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Apenas Bons Amigos  »

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Box Office


$20,664,501 (USA)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


One of the songs used in the score is widely known to Spanish speaking people "No se tu", sung by Luis Miguel, a popular pop singer in Mexico. For marketing reasons, the Spanish title for the movie in Mexico was changed to "No se tu". See more »


stage direction: [While riding in back of pickup truck to get gasoline]
Julia: Is that cologne?
Kevin: Black Flag. You know, it's manly, and as you can see, not a roach in sight...
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Featured in The 52nd Annual Golden Globe Awards (1995) See more »


Mi Tierra
Written by Estéfano (as F. 'Estefano' Salgado)
Performed by Gloria Estefan
Courtesy of Epic Records
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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Competent and easy on the eye romantic comedy
29 December 2010 | by (Surrey, England) – See all my reviews

Easy on the mind, on the eyes, and on the ears.

Geena Davis and Michael Keaton make the most of the best lines in the script, and support from Christopher Reeve is excellent. The film stutters on occasion and may be ten minutes or so too long, but it manages to keep you interested, just.

Watch for the continuity errors when Geena manages to get herself engaged during one short bedtime phone call. The ring that didn't come from the phone!!! And what an appearance by the red Morgan convertible, put through its paces by Davis and Keaton in more than one way.

Good for a night in with popcorn, chocs, and ice cream.

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