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Three for the Road (1987)

A crafty political aide and his soft-spoken pal are assigned the job of delivering a senator's out-of-control teenage daughter to an institution.

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Bill Norton (as B.W.L. Norton)

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Richard Martini (screenplay), Tim Metcalfe (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Charlie Sheen ... Paul
Kerri Green ... Robin Kitteredge
Alan Ruck ... T.S.
Sally Kellerman ... Blanche Kitteridge
Blair Tefkin Blair Tefkin ... Missy
Raymond J. Barry ... Senator Kitteredge
Alexa Hamilton ... Virginia
Bert Remsen ... Stu
James Avery ... Clarence
Eric Bruskotter ... Junior
Jackie Stewart Jackie Stewart ... Officer Merle
J.C. Mullins J.C. Mullins ... Officer Earl
Robert Ginnaven Robert Ginnaven ... Dr. Hastings
Gary Taggart Gary Taggart ... Restaurant Manager
Scott Edmonds Scott Edmonds ... Bartender
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A crafty political aide and his soft-spoken pal are assigned the job of delivering a senator's out-of-control teenage daughter to an institution. Written by Anonymous

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...a little fun goes a long way. See more »

Genres:

Drama | Comedy

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 November 1987 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Drei auf dem Highway - Three for the Road See more »

Filming Locations:

Arkansas, USA See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$1,539,000
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Production Co:

Vista Organization See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Second movie that stars both Charlie Sheen and Kerri Green, the first is Lucas. See more »

Goofs

(at around 10 mins) When T.S. glances at Robin passed out in the back seat of Paul's car, he says, "Up late last night, were ya?" but his lips clearly don't move. See more »

Quotes

Clarence: I'm sorry, now, little lady, but I can't pick up no hitch hikers.
Robin Kitteredge: Um, Praise the Lord Stop! Won't you save me from a couple of Satan-worshiping rapists!
Clarence: Devil, you say!
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Referenced in Serial Mom (1994) See more »

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Pretty Little Rebel
Composed and Performed by John Eddie
Courtesy of Columbia Records
© 1986 John Eddie Music
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Nice, but forgettable film
21 July 2005 | by tex-42See all my reviews

Charlie Sheen is a Senator's aide who is assigned to take the Senator's out-of-control, teenaged daughter (Green) to a reform school/institution located a few states away. He takes along his friend (Ruck) on what turns out to be a very long and somewhat boring ride to the school. The typical misadventures occur as Green occasionally escapes from the guys, only to be caught again. Also, non-surprisingly, Green and Sheen fall in love along the way as well. It later is revealed that Green keeps escaping in part because she wants to use the trip to school to meet her mother (Kellerman), who left her when she was only a child. While this movie is not awful, there really is no real reason to watch it. Further, the idea of Sheen's character, who is supposed to be in his early 20s, falling in love with Green, who is supposed to be 16, might make some viewers a little squeamish.


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