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A poor girl must choose between the affections of her doting childhood sweetheart and a rich but sensitive playboy.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Andie
... Jack
... Duckie
... Iona
... Steff
... Blane
... Donnelly
... Jena Hoeman
... Benny
... Bouncer (as Andrew 'Dice' Clay)
... Kate
... English Teacher
Jamie Anders ... Terrence
... Girl Friend / Gym Class
Bader Howar ... Sales Girl
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Storyline

Teenager Andie is one of the not-so-popular girls in high school. She usually hangs out with her friends Iona or Duckie. Duckie has always had a crush on her, but now she has met a new guy at school, Blane. He's one of the rich and popular guys but can the two worlds meet? Written by Mattias Thuresson

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He's good. She's good. He's just Duckie. See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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PG-13 | See all certifications »

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28 February 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

La chica de rosa  »

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Budget:

$9,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$6,065,870, 2 March 1986, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$40,471,663
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1.37 : 1
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In Trax, the soundtrack to Ladyhawke (1985) is seen. This movie was produced by this movie's producer, Lauren Shuler Donner. See more »

Goofs

When Andie is at Trax waiting for her first date with Blane, she is holding a light-colored clutch purse. When she and Blane are walking to his car she has a large multi-colored purse hanging from her shoulder. See more »

Quotes

Steff: Andie, you're a bitch.
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Connections

References Ladyhawke (1985) See more »

Soundtracks

Round, Round
by Neville Keighley
Performed by Belouis Some
Courtesy EMI Records, Ltd.
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Gotta love the 80's
10 November 2003 | by See all my reviews

An 80's movie. You have to love them. This is one of the few that do have a slight twist on the ending though. I like this film for many reasons. Molly Ringwald is the queen of the teen movies in the 80's. She is a must watch in all of these classic films. I also loved the fact that you got to see some later on famous stars appear in this film like Kristy Swanson and Gina Gershon. Neither really had any lines but they were in it. Make sure to see this movie if you get a chance. Romance or not, it is a good film.


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