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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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Taglines:

Roommates by accident...lovers by choice. 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 »

Parents Guide:

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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: I didn't even read the questions, I just took a number 2 pencil and filled in the bubbles as fast as I could!
Christopher Wooden: What did you put for sex?
Alexandra Page: Occasionally.
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Connections

References Bus Stop (1956) See more »

Soundtracks

Get Happy
Written by Ted Koehler and Harold Arlen
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Just entertaining
28 October 2001 | by davedimmerSee all my reviews

It might not be a classic, it might not be realistic, but it is certainly entertaining. This is just a good, fun film that I just keep watching!

Its a typical 80's teen college story, with stereotypical characters bursting from every seam. At times you cringe but unless you're looking for something deep and meaningful from the film or want to watch something "ground breaking" then just sit back and enjoy.


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