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Happy Together (1989)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 4 May 1989 (USA)
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Christopher is an ambitious college freshman, striving to become a writer. Through a computer fault he's assigned the same room as Alex, a real party freak and... a girl! He's annoyed and ... See full summary »

Director:

Mel Damski

Writer:

Craig J. Nevius
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Patrick Dempsey ... Christopher Wooden
Helen Slater ... Alexandra Page
Dan Schneider ... Stan
Kevin Hardesty Kevin Hardesty ... Slash
Marius Weyers ... Denny Dollenbacher
Barbara Babcock ... Ruth Carpenter
Gloria Hayes Gloria Hayes ... Luisa Dellacova
Brad Pitt ... Brian
Aaron Harnick Aaron Harnick ... Wally
Ron Sterling Ron Sterling ... Trevor
Eric Lumbard Eric Lumbard ... Gary
Michael D. Clarke Michael D. Clarke ... Steve
Wendy Lee Marconi Wendy Lee Marconi ... Dory
Yvette Rambo Yvette Rambo ... Jill
Shawne Rowe Shawne Rowe ... Geri
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Storyline

Christopher is an ambitious college freshman, striving to become a writer. Through a computer fault he's assigned the same room as Alex, a real party freak and... a girl! He's annoyed and tries to get a different room as soon as possible, but when he learns to know her, he also starts to like her. She not only improves his sexual life, but also his writing skills. Learn to take it easy, Chris! Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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How do I love thee, Let me count the ways... See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for one use of strong language and some scenes of sensuality | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 May 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cimerka See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Apollo Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The film is based on the musical "Cabaret." See more »

Goofs

Alexandra's shoulder sleeves when she's wearing the pink shirt. See more »

Quotes

Alexandra Page: Work, work, work! That's all you do! Chris, you need to have some fun!
Christopher Wooden: Fun? What's that?
Alexandra Page: Fun! You know, starts with an F, ends in an N, has a U in the middle!
Christopher Wooden: Oh, yeah I've heard of it.
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Connections

References Bus Stop (1956) See more »

Soundtracks

You Are My Sunshine
Written by Jimmie Davis and Charles Mitchell
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Quite nice
15 December 1999 | by freak-16See all my reviews

This was the midday movie today and I saw Patrick Dempsey's name and I thought "Oh no! Not another 80s teen flick starring Patrick Dempsey!" Then I saw Brad Pitt in the opening scenes and I thought I'd stick around. I'm glad I did because it was quite a sweet movie and well worth a look. Patrick was great, Slater was a bit over the top but that was what the character called for. All in all it was a nice movie that had a lot to say about love and relationships. It falters a little towards the end but overall I really liked it and might even consider seeing it again.


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