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Private Resort (1985)

R | | Comedy | 3 May 1985 (USA)
The story of two adolescent boys who are guests at a Florida resort for the week-end. Their only interest is, of course, chasing girls, but fate has much more in store for them.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Ben
... Jack
... Patti
... Dana
... The Maestro
... Mrs. Rawlings
Tony Azito ... Reeves
... Shirley (as Hilary Shapiro)
... Bobbie Sue
... Scott
... Alice
... Curt (as Andrew Clay)
Ronald E. House ... The Barber (as Ron House)
Christopher Wynne ... Mike (as Greg Wynne)
Nora Gaye ... Kelly
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The story of two adolescent boys who are guests at a Florida resort for the week-end. Their only interest is, of course, chasing girls, but fate has much more in store for them. Written by Anonymous

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Where Every Room Has A Great View. See more »

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3 May 1985 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Private Club  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$163,704, 5 May 1985, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$331,816
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Leslie Easterbrook says she had it in her contract to only expose her behind in this film. But the producers convinced her to wear a sheer negligee that left little to the imagination, when filmed under bright lights. See more »

Goofs

The young boy who is using a fishing pole to pull a sunbather's bikini top was inserting the fish hook in the center; when the house detective intervenes, the fish hook was hooked on the side. See more »

Quotes

Shirley: Oh, thank you, Baba Rama Nana!
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References Sudden Impact (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

Summer Eve
Performed by Bill Wray
Composed by Bill Wray
Publisher: Mel-Dav Music, Inc.
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Depp and Morrow Chasing After Bikini Clad Hot Chicks With Funny Hair
16 August 2011 | by See all my reviews

Obviously this isn't a movie to be taken seriously and it may even be arguably offensive to women but I would take 'Private Resort' any day over the supposed 'comedy' flicks that feature the likes of Adam Sandler and Seth Rogan. There isn't much in terms of story. It's pretty much about two young men in their early twenties who go to a private resort to get laid. Meanwhile a jewel thief looks to steal a diamond necklace from a martial arts expert grandmother. It's definitely very silly but highly amusing. There's plenty of slapstick and overall cheesiness but the humour works and it has the right energy. Johnny Depp and Rob Morrow's on-screen camaraderie is a delight to watch as they provide the funniest scenes. Both actors have come a long way since and it was fun to see them as their young selves playing horny kids. Hector Elizondo is funny too. There's plenty of nudity to keep the viewer further entertained. It also depicts the 80's fashion (with big puffy hair and funny clothes). Overall, it's a fun little flick that has some nostalgic value.


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