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Never on Tuesday (1989)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 13 April 1989 (USA)
After their cars collide on a desert highway in the middle of nowhere, two friends and a woman they both like must wait for someone to pass by and help them. Unfortunately, those who do stop turn out to be criminals, eccentrics or wackos.

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Adam Rifkin

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Adam Rifkin
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Claudia Christian ... Tuesday
Andrew Lauer ... Matt
Peter Berg ... Eddie
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dave Anderson Dave Anderson ... Zombie
Mark Garbarino ... Zombie
Melvyn Pearls Melvyn Pearls ... Zombie
Brett Seals Brett Seals ... Zombie
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Matt and Eddie are two young men from the mid-west travelling to California to see the sights - primarily semi-clad women on beaches. They hop into their car and head off through the desert on their quest. Hours from civilization the two are horsing around inside the car, lose control, and collide with the only car they've seen for miles. The driver of the other car is Tuesday, the most beautiful woman they've ever seen. Stranded in the desert, Matt and Eddie fantasize about Tuesday while they wait for someone to stop and help them. A motley collection of humanity happen by, but few are willing to help. Written by Brian D. Switzer <bswitzer@uoguelph.ca>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 April 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Das Highway-Trio See more »

Filming Locations:

San Diego, California, USA

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Stereo

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Color
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Feature directorial debut for Adam Rifkin. See more »

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Referenced in Habeas Corpus: The Making of 'Psycho Cop Returns' (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Rama Lama Ding Dong
Written by George Jones Jr.
Performed by The Edsels
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Exceptionally good film.
7 June 1999 | by TrevoranSee all my reviews

Great cast - Claudia Christian at her sexiest, Peter Berg at his dumbest and Andrew Lauer at his most endearing. A handful of surprise guest stars add to the fun. The desert location is fine and the soundtrack cleverly intertwined with the action. A must see..


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