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Senseless (1998)

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A student gets his senses enhanced by an experimental drug. But abuse is not an option.

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Denise Witherspoon
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Fertility Clinic Attendant
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Wig Shop Owner
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Janice
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Coach Brandau
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Lorraine
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Dean Barlow
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Storyline

Darryl Witherspoon is a young black college student who wants to win annual junior analyst competition, which can land him a job in a big brokerage company. He becomes a guinea pig for the drug developed at the college which is promised to heighten all senses by ten times. Written by Anonymous

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A secret experiment gave him super senses. Then came the side-effects.

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Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and sexual content | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

20 February 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Az érzékek borzadalma  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$5,337,651 (USA) (20 February 1998)

Gross:

$13,035,599 (USA) (8 May 1998)
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Trivia

Film debut of Tamara Taylor. See more »

Goofs

When Patrick Ewing throws Darryl onto the court, Patrick Ewings jacket keeps disappearing and reappearing. See more »

Quotes

Darryl: Yo sir! Yo! Difference of opinion here.
Economics Professor: Uh, Darryl. And we can do without the yo-ing.
Darryl: What he's saying is let's help people by firing them. Now this seems to me, ebonically speaking, wack.
Scott: Perhaps Darryl does have a special insight into the blue-collar or, should I say, hairnet mentality.
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Connections

Spoofs The Jeffersons (1975) See more »

Soundtracks

Song for Lindy
Written by Fatboy Slim (as F. Slim)
Performed by Fatboy Slim (as Fat Boy Slim)
Published by PolyGram Music/Skratch
Administered by BMG
Courtesy of Astralwerks/Caroline Records Inc.
Under exclusive license from Skint Records, Ltd.
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1 June 2002 | by (Krasnoyarsk, Russia) – See all my reviews

People, I'd say that was the best 'light' comedy I've seen for some time now! I didn't laughing like for a very long time... It is simply the best movie for the last year in my life of that ganre. It's worth seeing. You can take my word on that. And, it has SO many great phrases and moments, that we keep changing them months after the movie.

Thank you very much!


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