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Vibes (1988)

Psychics hired to find lost temple...

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Eli Diamond
... Burt Wilder
Hercules Vilchez ... Juan
Jerry Vichi ... Baseball Man
... Monty Man
... Ingo Swedlin
Ray Stoddard ... Dr. Scott
... Lyle
Tom Henschel ... Dr. Drake
... Nick Deezy
Susan Bugg ... Dr. Silver
Rodney Kageyama ... Dr. Harmon
... Sylvia Pickel
... Dr. Weiner
Steven Scott ... Dr. Thompson
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Storyline

Cyndi Lauper and Jeff Goldblum play two psychics hired by Peter Falk to find his long lost son in a foreign country. When they get there they discover he's really hired them to help find a hidden temple in the mountains where all the psychic energy in the world comes from. Written by Jaymes Warnock <armyofme@erols.com>

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The psychic comedy that's out of its mind. See more »


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5 August 1988 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Vibes - Die Jagd nach der glühenden Pyramide  »

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Budget:

$18,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$1,883,811
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Trivia

The role of Nick was originally written for a very short man; the 7th draft of the script has Sylvia commenting that "I like my men a little taller". After Jeff Goldblum was cast, sections were rewritten to include the "Stretcharoo" jokes. See more »

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At the beginning of the movie when Burt (Learner) is squeezing between the rocks at the mountain pass and turns towards the camera, the studio lights can be seen reflected in his dark glasses. See more »

Quotes

Nick Deezy: [as they set off to find Harry, Jr., Nick holds the shirt Harry gave him] This isn't your son's shirt.
Harry Buscafusco: Sure it is.
Nick Deezy: No. This shirt's only been worn by one man, an older man much too old to be your son.
Harry Buscafusco: Did I say my son? No! I'm sorry. I'm *his* son. It's my father that's missin', Harry, Sr.
Nick Deezy: He's not that old, he's about your age.
Harry Buscafusco: I'm adopted. My mother remarried. One of my high school buddies. She saw his picture in my yearbook and, WHAMMO.
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Referenced in Rough Night (2017) See more »

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Retango
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Well, the eighties makes you feel just fine..
8 April 2004 | by See all my reviews

I've seen this movie about 30 times and it always makes me feel good.. I don't know what it is about this movie but it seems to help me through bad times. Theres something in the atmosphere in the film that makes me feel good and the environment where the movie is made is just beautiful. (yeah, sure.. the 'real' film critics are saying that you can't rate a movie just on behalf of the spectacular scenery but FU, I say). I can rate a movie just the way i want to! Isn't that what IMDB is all about? I enjoyed this movie and I hope many others will too. Don't stare at the ratings. If you want to see a fun movie that's not too "serious". Rent this movie and let your brain rest for awhile, just enjoy the the scenery, the acting, the story and the eighties !! Cheers to all from Finland.


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