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One More Saturday Night (1986)

R | | Comedy | 22 August 1986 (USA)
The problems faced by both teenagers and adults in a small Minnesota town who are trying to get dates for a Saturday night.

Director:

Dennis Klein

Writers:

Tom Davis, Al Franken
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Davis ... Larry Hays
Al Franken ... Paul Flum
Moira Sinise ... Peggy (as Moira Harris)
Frank Howard ... Eddie
Bess Meyer ... Tobi
David Reynolds ... Russ Cadwell (as Dave Reynolds)
Chelcie Ross ... Dad Lundahl
Eric Saiet ... Doug
Jessica Schwartz Jessica Schwartz ... Traci
Dianne B. Shaw Dianne B. Shaw ... Lynn Neal
Nina Siemaszko ... Karen Lundahl
Jonathan Singer Jonathan Singer ... Kevin Lundahl
Meshach Taylor ... Bill Neal
Nan Woods ... Diane Lundahl
Wynton Harris Wynton Harris ... Jason Neal
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The problems faced by both teenagers and adults in a small Minnesota town who are trying to get dates for a Saturday night.

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Where the fun is on tap.

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

R
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The Teddy Bear's Picnic
Written by Jimmy Kennedy and John W. Bratton
Produced and Performed by Alan O'Day
Original Soundtrack Album available on Motown Records and Cassettes
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Forget The Critics! This Movie Is Good (Okay..so I'm a critic too then).
13 October 2001 | by Scootman78See all my reviews

First of all, if you read Leonard Maltin's review of this film...forget he wrote it. Leonard Maltin's been wrong about a lot of reviews, and this is one of them. In fact, you shouldn't trust any critic about any movie. Your eyes are the one watching the movie for your brain...not theirs. Ok, to finally get to my review of "One More Saturday Night": it is a good movie. The only thing you need to remember before watching it is that the movie takes place in a town in Minnesota, on one particular Saturday night. There are a few different plots to follow, but it's nothing that will confuse even the slowest viewer. The movie stars (although it doesn't freely admit it) Al Franken, best known for his work on Saturday Night Live and his political commentaries. He does a believable performance as a nerdy-like and very likable star of a band that's doing a stop-over for a gig in the town. Franken's character doesn't try to come off being too suave, nor does he do any over-acting at all in the movie. The rest of the stars also do a good part in making the movie go along. Best of all, the movie's jokes are funny. Sure it's a dumb kind of funny most of the time, but a laugh is a laugh. The bottom line is, as long as you aren't picky about your movies, this is the movie for you. It's re-playable too (you won't get sick of it the first time out...unless you're the picky type that I mentioned).


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 August 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Date Night See more »

Filming Locations:

Illinois, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$13,894, 8 June 1986

Gross USA:

$32,279
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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