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Date with an Angel (1987)

Jim is soon to be married to Patty, but when he wakes up after a bachelor party thrown by his friends, he finds an injured angel in his pool. When Patty sees her, she thinks he's seeing ... See full summary »

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Tom McLoughlin

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Tom McLoughlin
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael E. Knight ... Jim Sanders
Phoebe Cates ... Patty Winston
Emmanuelle Béart ... Angel
David Dukes ... Ed Winston
Phillip Brock ... George
Albert Macklin Albert Macklin ... Don
Peter Kowanko Peter Kowanko ... Rex
Vinny Argiro Vinny Argiro ... Ben Sanders
Bibi Besch ... Grace Sanders
Cheryl Pollak ... Rhonda / Cashier in Market (as Cheryl A. Pollak)
Steven Banks Steven Banks ... Aldridge
Charles Lane ... Father O'Shea
J. Don Ferguson J. Don Ferguson ... Harlan Rafferty
Bert Hogue Bert Hogue ... Police Officer #1
O'Clair Alexander ... Police Officer #2
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Storyline

Jim is soon to be married to Patty, but when he wakes up after a bachelor party thrown by his friends, he finds an injured angel in his pool. When Patty sees her, she thinks he's seeing someone else and gets upset and tells her father. Now he has to figure out how to; cure the angel, tell Patty what happened, keep his friends from taking the angel to the papers, and keep Patty's father from killing him. It's no wonder he has a headache. Written by Brian W Martz <B.Martz@Genie.com>

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Jim is about to marry a princess... but he's in love with an angel.


Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 November 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Verabredung mit einem Engel See more »

Filming Locations:

Wilmington, North Carolina, USA

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Box Office

Budget:

$8,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$1,988,962
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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

This movie made less than two million dollars, on an eight million dollars budget. See more »

Goofs

Angel's injured wing varies from injured to healed, then injured again. See more »

Quotes

Patty Winston: He hit me daddy! And then he kicked me in my hiney!
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Connections

Spoofs Manon of the Spring (1986) See more »

Soundtracks

Intro
Written by Ivan Doroschuk, also credited to Men Without Hats
Performed by Men Without Hats
From the album "Pop Goes The World" (1987)
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Wings of Love
1 November 2009 | by mendelson77See all my reviews

Nothing made sense until he saw her again, and then everything fell into place. Her mission was derailed by a broken wing. Her target was him, and those headaches were the red lights flashing, warning. But if the mission had gone as planned, the layers of his life would never have been pulled away, and he would never have found true love. But now it was time to go.

Love is a mystery that walks beside us, and what we think is love is merely the illusion. And as our eyes struggle to hold it are we captivated by stories, movies from the heart. And complicated lives weave into delicate webs, and lies, betrayal, and greed try to cut those threads. And as the story lines hold us in its hand, we laugh, and we cry. And in the end, love survives, and Date With An Angel soars high.


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