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The Ladies Man (2000)

R | | Comedy | 13 October 2000 (USA)
The Saturday Night Live character gets a big screen treatment.

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Cast

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Julie Simmons
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Lester
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Candy
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Barney
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Cheryl
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Bucky Kent
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Frank
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Hal (as Ken Campbell)
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Mail Man
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Storyline

Because of his salacious language, late-night radio advice-show host Leon Phelps, along with his sweet and loyal producer Julie, is fired from his Chicago gig. They can't find another job. About that time, two things happen: he gets a letter from a wealthy former lover who offers to take care of him (but she doesn't sign her real name, so Leon, an inveterate Casanova, has no idea who she is), and a group of angry cuckolds, all of whom have surprised their wives in flagrante delicto with Leon (who has a distinctive tattoo on his booty), are closing in, armed and dangerous. Can he find the sugar mommy and escape the wrath of the mob of husbands? What about Julie? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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He's cool. He's clean. He's a love machine.

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Comedy

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13 October 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A csajozás ásza  »

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Budget:

$24,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$5,426,390 (USA) (13 October 2000)

Gross:

$13,592,872 (USA) (15 December 2000)
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Trivia

This movie based on a Saturday night live skit by the same name, the ladies man. See more »

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When Miss Simmons is reading the letter from "Sweet Thing" she says "But I still remember" where the letter actually reads "but I've never forgotten". See more »

Quotes

Leon Phelps: What is love? What is this longing in our hearts for togetherness? Is it not the sweetest flower? Does not this flower of love have the fragrant aroma of fine, fine diamonds? Does not the wind love the dirt? Is not love not unlike the unlikely not it is unlikened to? Are you with someone tonight? Do not question your love. Take your lover by the hand. Release the power within yourself. Your heard me, release the power. Tame the wild cosmos with a whisper. Conquer heaven with one intimate caress...
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Connections

Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.48 (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

Hallelujah Chorus
from "Messiah"
by George Frideric Handel (as G.F. Handel)
Performed by The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & The Royal Choral Society (as Royal Choral Society)
Courtesy of Chesky Records
by arrangement with Manhattan Production Music
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10 September 2004 | by (Virginia) – See all my reviews

I'm probably one of the few who thought this movie was hilarious. I mean, how can you NOT laugh at Will Ferrell and Lee Evans breaking into a song about how they're going to beat up the title character ("the bastard's going to pay!") The movie gets funnier and stranger in the second hour, when anything resembling a plot was apparently tossed out the window. Leon Phelps is a unique Saturday Night Live creation. If you don't expect much (as I did going in), you may just find yourself in stitches. Granted, this is not the stuff of classic comedy, but it's not the "one star" comedy that most critics called it.


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