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Worth Winning (1989)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 27 October 1989 (USA)
Taylor is a man who has no problems with women. So confident is he that he accepts a challenge from his friends: he has to secure proposals of marriage from three women of their choice.

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Will Mackenzie

Writers:

Dan Lewandowski (novel), Josann McGibbon (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mark Harmon ... Taylor Worth
Madeleine Stowe ... Veronica Briskow
Lesley Ann Warren ... Eleanor Larimore
Maria Holvoe ... Erin Cooper (as Maria Holvöe)
Mark Blum ... Ned Braudy
Andrea Martin ... Claire Braudy
Tony Longo ... Tarry Childs
Alan Blumenfeld ... Howard Larimore
Devin Ratray ... Howard Larimore Jr.
David Brenner ... Celebrity Auctioneer
Jon Korkes ... Sam
Brad Hall ... Eric
Shannon Lawrence Shannon Lawrence ... Chloe Braudy
Todd Cameron Brown Todd Cameron Brown ... Owen Braudy
Russ Bolinger Russ Bolinger ... Gus
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Taylor is a man who has no problems with women. So confident is he that he accepts a challenge from his friends: he has to secure proposals of marriage from three women of their choice. Written by Murray Chapman <muzzle@cs.uq.oz.au>

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An engaging comedy about a bachelor and three near Mrs.

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

PG-13 | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 October 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

3 Camas para Um Solteirão See more »

Filming Locations:

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$3,690,400
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Production Co:

A&M Films See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Mark Harmon and Mark Blum starred together in "The Presidio" a year before. See more »

Goofs

After Ned sees the tape of Taylor and Eleanor, he goes into the kitchen and asks his wife "Chloe" about the worth of the Picasso. His wife's name in the movie was Claire. Chloe was his daughter. See more »

Quotes

Taylor Worth: I'm a perfectionist.
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Connections

References Stars and Stripes Forever (1952) See more »

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Worth Winning
Written, Produced and Performed by Liz Story
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Well Worth Watching With Women
14 April 2007 | by appealing_talentSee all my reviews

The summary title alliteration is intended. Yes, this is a boy meets girl formula story, which starts off stereotypically in many respects. However, as the main characters start to develop and take shape, they become quite charming and actually fairly well rounded. There are several witty scenes and for an essentially fluffy romantic comedy it is better than most. I give it the highest rating for excellent casting, 1st class ensemble work and top-notch entertainment. All the ladies look gorgeous and Mark Harmon does, too. Eye candy and art, aren't these the main components of any and every outstanding film achievement? This engaging confection is beautifully rendered, skillfully performed and although not of hard hitting significance a classic of the light "feel good" genre.


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