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Love and Other Catastrophes (1996)

R  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  28 March 1997 (USA)
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A day in the life of two film-school students trying to find love and another house-mate.

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Cast

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Michael Douglas
Matthew Dyktynski ...
Ari
Alice Garner ...
Alice
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Mia
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Danni
Suzi Dougherty ...
Kim Gyngell ...
Professor Richard Leach
Suzanne Dowling ...
Dr. Russell
Torquil Neilson ...
Toby
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Susan
Dominic McDonald ...
Zac
Alvin Chong ...
Alvin
Myles Collins ...
Myles
Antony Neate ...
Tony
Brigid Kelly ...
Brigid
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Storyline

Two female students struggling to complete their university degrees seek a flatmate. At the same time Michael, a medical student, is looking for a new place to stay. Written by Ben Barnett <bhbar2@student.monash.edu.au>

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated R for sexuality, language and some drug use | See all certifications »
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28 March 1997 (USA)  »

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Ahava V'Tzarot Aherot  »

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Budget:

$250,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$22,807 (USA) (28 March 1997)

Gross:

$212,285 (USA) (25 April 1997)
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Shot over a period of 17 days. See more »

Goofs

In the long drive with Mia and Alice in the car, the weather outside is bright sunshine when the camera is on Alice but dull (perhaps) cloudy when it is on Mia. See more »

Quotes

Mia: Don't ask because I'll be forced to bore you to death with the details of my tortured existence.
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References Grease (1978) See more »

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Great dialogs, great actors, a great little movie....
12 August 1999 | by (Paris) – See all my reviews

When a movie lover like me is watching a movie like this one, his heart becomes happy, really happy. The characters love movies, they are talking seriously about them, with some respectuous words. I hope that the director of this one will going far in her career because she has a lot of talent.


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