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Out to Sea (1997)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 2 July 1997 (USA)
A failed gambler, intent on meeting a rich widow, tricks his widowed brother-in-law into boarding a cruise ship as dance hosts.

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Liz LaBreche
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Vivian (as Gloria De Haven)
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Gil Godwyn
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Mavis LaBreche
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Mac Valor
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Jonathan Devereaux
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Cullen Carswell
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Mrs. Ellen Carruthers
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Shelly
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Allan
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Maria
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Sebastian
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Bridget
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Care-free Charlie cons his widower brother-in-law Herb into an expenses-paid luxury cruise in search of rich, lonely ladies. The catch is that they are required to be dance hosts! With a tyrannical cruise director, and the luscious Liz and lovely Vivian, our heroes have lots of mis-adventures before they finally return to port. Written by Derek Picken <dpicken@email.msn.com>

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They're Back. The Original Men in Black...Tie. See more »

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Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for language and sex-related humor | See all certifications »

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Also Known As:

Bailando sobre el mar  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$7,655,948 (USA) (4 July 1997)

Gross:

$27,974,168 (USA) (26 September 1997)
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Trivia

James Bond movie like theme music is played during the casino sequences on the boat where Lemmon and Matthau wear tuxedos. See more »

Goofs

Herb begins the movie by telling Charlie that he and his deceased wife "would have been married 45 years". but later tells Vivian "my wife and I started dancing on our wedding night, and didn't stop for 46 years". See more »

Quotes

[Ellen heard Gil's rant]
Ellen Carruthers: You know, Gil. I never believed it but it's true. You really *are* an asshole!
Gil Godwyn: [flustered] I was simply doing my job.
Ellen Carruthers: Oh, you have no job. You're fired. Mac, as of now, you're my new CD.
Jonathan Devereaux: [as Ellen starts to leave] What about *me*?
Ellen Carruthers: [pointing to Mac] You're... his friend.
[leaves]
Ellen Carruthers: [Mac and Jonathan turn on Gil]
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Crazy Credits

During the first part of the credits, the cast (singly and in pairs) dances; during the latter part, we see outtakes. See more »

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Referenced in Siskel & Ebert: The Worst Films of 1998 (1999) See more »

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Frenesi
(1939)
Written by Alberto Domínguez
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A good movie
6 May 1999 | by (Pembroke Pines, Florida) – See all my reviews

I found this movie to be quite good. Although some people call this movie the "Grumpy Old Men And The Sea" it is hilarious at the right moments and soft at others. Matthau and Lemmon are two great actors and if you like one or both of them, be sure not to miss this film.


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