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Loverboy (1989)

PG-13 | | Comedy | 28 April 1989 (USA)
Randy is still unfocused after 2 years in college. His dad will no longer pay tuition and Randy gets a job delivering pizzas. Several cute cougars pay him $200 for pizza delivery and "services rendered". Their husbands?

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Robin Schiff (story), Robin Schiff (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Patrick Dempsey ... Randy / Son
Kate Jackson ... Diane / Mother
Robert Ginty ... Joe / Father
Nancy Valen ... Jenny / Randy's girlfriend
Dylan Walsh ... Jory Talbot (as Charles Hunter Walsh)
Barbara Carrera ... Alex / Randy's lover
Bernie Coulson ... Sal
Ray Girardin Ray Girardin ... Henry
Rob Camilletti Rob Camilletti ... Tony (as Robert Camilletti)
Vic Tayback ... Harry Bruckner
Kim Miyori ... Kyoko Bruckner / Pizza customer
Robert Picardo ... Dr. Reed Palmer
Kirstie Alley ... Dr. Joyce Palmer / Pizza customer
Peter Koch ... Claude Delancy
Carrie Fisher ... Monica Delancy / Pizza customer
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Storyline

College sophomore Randy Bodek is unfocused. The only thing he knows is that he loves his roommate, Jenny Gordon, who feels unappreciated as other things in his life seem to take precedence over her. He hasn't even told his parents, Diane and Joe Bodek, that he is living with a female, let alone a significant other. As such, Jenny breaks up with him at the end of the semester. While Randy is home during the summer break, Joe, against Diane's wishes, decides not to fund Randy's college education anymore as he is flunking all his classes, and hasn't yet declared a major. Not knowing what to do besides try to get back to college if only to be with Jenny, Randy gets a minimum wage job as a delivery guy at a pizza joint. During the course of his job, he meets Alex Barnett, a beautiful, older, sophisticated woman who likes pizzas with extra anchovies. To his surprise, she seduces him, after their sexual encounter which she gives him $200 to help him get back to college. Without telling him, ... Written by Huggo

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Comedy

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Trivia

The jersey Randy gives Jenny is a home New York Jets Mark Gastineau #99 jersey. See more »

Goofs

When Tony is chasing Mrs. Bodek, there is a scene in which the motorbike crashes into a car. By the time the chase ends, the bike is undamaged See more »

Quotes

Randy Bodek: I had a Letter to Penthouse staring me right in the face, and I let it go.
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Connections

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What I Am
Written by Edie Brickell, Kenny Withrow (as Kenneth Withrow), John Houser, John Bush and Alan Aly
Performed by Edie Brickell & New Bohemians (as Edie Brickell and New Bohemians)
Courtesy of Geffen Records
by arrangement with Warner Special Products
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Misunderstandings Galore: A star-filled episode of Three's Company
28 January 2002 | by CLundmarkSee all my reviews

What a surprise! (The cast, not the quality of this movie.) It was worth watching if only to see Vic Tabac, Kirstie Alley, Kate Jackson, Carrie Fisher, and yes, I think that was Lisa Kudrow. It's more than a coincidence many of the stars are famous for slapstick sitcom humor. All it needed was Susanne Sommers to nearly duplicate a PG-13 episode of Threes Company, with misunderstandings piling up like a string of accidents during rush hour on the Long Island Expressway. In short, a movie deserving a score of 4 brought up to a 6 by the star-filled cast.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 April 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Loverboy See more »

Filming Locations:

Santa Monica, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$1,653,102, 30 April 1989

Gross USA:

$3,960,327

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$3,960,327
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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