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Heartbreakers (2001)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Crime, Romance | 23 March 2001 (USA)
A mother and daughter con team seduce and scam wealthy men.

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Angela Nardino / Max Conners / Ulga Yevanova
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Wendy / Page Conners / Jane Helstrom
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Dean Cumanno / Vinny Staggliano
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Max and Page are a mother and daughter con team. Max seduces wealthy men into marrying her, then Page seduces them into infidelity so Max can rake them over the divorce court coals. And then it's on to the next victim. Written by Greg Bulmash <greg@imdb.com>

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They Will Love You For Richer. And Leave You For Poorer See more »

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Rated PG-13 for sex-related content including dialogue | See all certifications »

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Breakers  »

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$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$11,801,323 (USA) (23 March 2001)

Gross:

$40,334,024 (USA) (3 August 2001)
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Norman Reedus turned down the role of Jack Withrowe. See more »

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When Jack joins Max in her hotel room she intentionally leaves the door slightly open (in order for Page to be able to enter later), but when Jack wants to leave a little while later, the door is suddenly closed. See more »

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[first lines]
Priest at First Wedding: Do you, Angela Nardino, take Dean Cumanno as your lawfully wedded husband? To love, honor, and obey, 'til death do you part?
Angela Nardino: I do.
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Spoofs Rebecca (1940) See more »

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Trade Winds
Written and Performed by Mason Williams
Courtesy of Skookum Records
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Romantic Comedy (Not Exactly)
7 March 2004 | by (England) – See all my reviews

The film was billed as a romantic comedy, but I didn't see it that way. It's certainly a comedy (with a little romance) but this is far closer to Dirty Rotten Scoundrels than Pretty Woman.

Anyway, when i watched it i found the film to be one of the best comedies i've seen for years. Its about a sexy mother and daughter pairing of Sigourney Weaver and Jennifer Love-Hewitt who basically marry men for their money; every character seems to be double crossing every other character, and it makes for terrific viewing.

Each member of the cast puts in a top performance, the characters are all intelligently written and the story is very strong and interesting.

I have to recommend this movie to anyone who enjoys a good laugh, this is definitely not just a another chick flick, it is a brilliantly funny movie. 8/10


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