6.4/10
372
6 user

Prince of Bel Air (1986)

A free-spirited, womanizing L.A. pool cleaner (Mark Harmon) finds his lifestyle challenged by a new love interest (Kirstie Alley). Robert Vaughn also appears as Alley's uncle.

Director:

Writers:

, (as Marc Rubel)
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Worth Winning (1989)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Taylor is a man who has no problems with women. So confident is he that he accepts a challenge from his friends: he has to secure proposals of marriage from three women of their choice.

Director: Will Mackenzie
Stars: Mark Harmon, Madeleine Stowe, Lesley Ann Warren
Summer School (1987)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A high-school gym teacher has big plans for the summer, but is forced to cancel them to teach a "bonehead" English class for misfit goof-off students. Fortunately, his unconventional brand ... See full summary »

Director: Carl Reiner
Stars: Mark Harmon, Kirstie Alley, Robin Thomas
Sam (TV Series 1978)
Drama | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Sam refers to a Labrador Retriever who is the canine component of a police partnership with Officer Mike Breen. While on patrol Sam proves his superior ability regarding smell, hearing and ... See full summary »

Stars: Mark Harmon, Len Wayland, Raymond Mayo
Adventure | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

New York sax player arrives on the island nation of Vanuatu to find his missing brother. He learns that his brother had teamed up with a powerful shady foreigner and his femme fatale wife to find some sort of treasure.

Director: John Seale
Stars: Mark Harmon, Martin Garner, Gregory T. Daniel
After the Promise (TV Movie 1987)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Elmer Jackson is a carpenter in a small Californian town in the 1930s. Struggling to bring up 4 young boys after the death of his wife, he is horrified when the Government (citing ... See full summary »

Director: David Greene
Stars: Mark Harmon, Diana Scarwid, Rosemary Dunsmore
Original Sins (TV Movie 1995)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

On Jonathan Frayne's radio talk show, the guilty call in to reveal their darkest sins. But when one mysterious caller confesses to murder, Jonathan is inextricably drawn into the case--and ... See full summary »

Director: Jan Egleson
Stars: Mark Harmon, Julianne Phillips, Ron Perlman
A Bunny's Tale (TV Movie 1985)
Biography | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A dramatization of Gloria Steinem's undercover investigation of the working conditions Bunnies faced at the Playboy Clubs.

Director: Karen Arthur
Stars: Kirstie Alley, Cotter Smith, Deborah Van Valkenburgh
Charlie Grace (TV Series 1995)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Charlie Grace is a Los Angeles private eye with a daughter named Jenny, works along with other cops, including his partner - Crawford - to solve different multiple mystery cases in each episode

Stars: Mark Harmon, Cindy Katz, Leelee Sobieski
Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

When Harry Burck, Jr. (Mark Harmon), an American engineer on loan to Colombia, is taken hostage and held for ransom, his brother Corey (Michael Schoeffling) and friend Jack (Gary Busey) are... See full summary »

Director: Stuart Rosenberg
Stars: Michael Schoeffling, Thomas F. Wilson, Fidel Abrego
Flamingo Road (1980–1982)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The lives and trials of the residents of Truro, Florida.

Stars: John Beck, Woody Brown, Howard Duff
Adventure | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

In a desolate section of the Sahara once ruled by the French, two thirsty men stumble into the camp of a Tuareg warrior where they're given water and shelter. Soldiers from the new Arab ... See full summary »

Director: Enzo G. Castellari
Stars: Mark Harmon, Luis Prendes, Ritza Brown
Shadow of a Doubt (TV Movie 1991)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Charlie is a young woman who is thrilled that her favorite Uncle Charlie is coming home for good. But she soon discovers that her namesake, a "Wall Street financier," has a deep, dark ... See full summary »

Director: Karen Arthur
Stars: Mark Harmon, Margaret Welsh, Norm Skaggs
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Robin Prince
...
Jamie Harrison
...
Stanley Auerbach
...
Justin
...
Larry Kampion (as Bartley Braverman)
Deborah Harmon ...
Carol Kampion
Katherine Moffat ...
Kelli
Scott Getlin ...
Steve Cooper
...
Michael Jacobs
Jonathan Stark ...
Brad Griffin
...
Sandi
...
Stacy
...
Willard
...
Darryl
...
Anne White
Edit

Storyline

A free-spirited, womanizing L.A. pool cleaner (Mark Harmon) finds his lifestyle challenged by a new love interest (Kirstie Alley). Robert Vaughn also appears as Alley's uncle.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

20 January 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bel-Air hercege  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Mark Harmon, Kirstie Alley, Patrick Labyorteaux, and Dean Cameron would all reunite a year later in the theatrical comedy Summer School (1987). As in this film, Alley's character (Robin Bishop) would play the hard to get love interest to Harmon's character (Freddie Shoop). See more »

Soundtracks

WALK OF LIFE
Performed by Dire Straits
Courtesy of Phonogram Ltd./Warner Bros. Records, Inc.
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A Prince learns how to be a Prince Charming
29 August 2006 | by See all my reviews

Robin Prince (Mark Harmon) believes the world is his oyster. He owns and operates a pool cleaning business, which he loves. After all, not only does he get to work in the sun, he has access to some of the rich but desperate housewives of Bel Air. They certainly do love their pool man and he returns the affection. In his off hours, Robin hangs out with his best buds and romances single women, too. However, he is getting to be a bit old for the perpetual surfer image he has concocted. And, his head turns counterclockwise when he meets lovely Jamie (Kirstie Alley), a talented artist with scruples. What will be ultimately important to him, his lifestyle or his great affection for Jamie? This movie has some nice statements to make about choices and changes. Not all men will turn into gentlemen, it's true, but stories about the ones who do are very welcome. Harmon and Alley are lovely and humorous folks and add much to the film's enjoyment. Vaughn does a good job as a loathsome businessman. The California setting is utterly gorgeous and so are the costumes. Jamie's artwork is also quite stunning. If you think you've seen every romantic drama out there but have missed this one, do take time to view it. Although it was made nearly 20 years ago, its themes are as fresh as daisies and its tale of romance absolutely winning.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 6 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page