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Loverboy (1989)

PG-13 | | Comedy | 28 April 1989 (USA)
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 ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Randy Bodek
... Diane Bodek
... Joe Bodek
... Jenny Gordon
... Jory Talbot (as Charles Hunter Walsh)
... Alex Barnett
... Sal
Ray Girardin ... Henry
Rob Camilletti ... Tony (as Robert Camilletti)
... Harry Bruckner
... Kyoko Bruckner
... Dr. Reed Palmer
... Dr. Joyce Palmer
... Claude Delancy
... Monica Delancy
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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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An August 1985 issue of sports illustrated with Bernie Kosar is on the Bodek coffee table. See more »

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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

Jenny Gordon: Just take me to the bus station.
Randy Bodek: Okay. Okay. I just have to make one stop first.
Jenny Gordon: Where?
Randy Bodek: Well, I've got to save my parents' marriage.
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Melt Away
Written by Brian Wilson and Eugene Landy
Performed by Brian Wilson
Courtesy of Sire Records
by arrangement with Warner Special Products
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i wish i liked anchovies....
21 August 2002 | by See all my reviews

Patrick Dempsey is a cutie pie, especially in this movie. He plays the awkward, gangly every-guy with such aplomb it doesn't seem like an act. This movie is a lot of fun! It's one amusing situation after another. Kate Jackson, Kirstie Alley and Barbara Carrera are all wonderful in their roles. It's too bad this movie didn't get the recognition it deserved.


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