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Coupe de Ville (1990)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama | 9 March 1990 (USA)
Three bickering brothers who don't get along reluctantly go on a cross country road trip together to deliver a car in time for their mother's birthday.

Director:

Joe Roth

Writer:

Mike Binder
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Patrick Dempsey ... Robert 'Bobby' Libner
Arye Gross ... Buddy Libner
Daniel Stern ... Marvin Libner
Annabeth Gish ... Tammy
Rita Taggart ... Betty Libner
Joseph Bologna ... Uncle Phil
Alan Arkin ... Fred Libner
James Gammon ... Dr. Sturgeon the Cadillac Surgeon
Ray Lykins ... Rick
Chris Lombardi ... Raymond
Josh Segal Josh Segal ... Billy Sturgeon
John Considine ... Professor Kloppner, Eastbrook Academy
Steve Boles Steve Boles ... Policeman #1
Don Tilley Don Tilley ... Policeman #2
Terry Loughlin ... Garage Worker
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Storyline

Three brothers, a sergeant, a troublemaker and a dreamer meet for the first time in five years. They have met to drive home a car their father bought for their mother's 50th birthday. During the long ride home they get to know each other once again. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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brother | See All (1) »

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A comedy for everyone who ever struggled to love a brother...or strangle one.

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

PG-13 | See all certifications »
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Did You Know?

Trivia

River Phoenix was offered the role of Bobby, but he turned it down. See more »

Goofs

Modern day boats in Marinas are seen while crossing the bridge . See more »

Quotes

Robert 'Bobby' Libner: In the third verse he says She's got a wang-on. I move it above.
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Connections

Featured in Rich Hall's Continental Drifters (2011) See more »

Soundtracks

Louie Louie
(House Mix by Young M.C.)
Performed by Richard Berry/Rice University Marching Owl Band (as The Rice University Marching Owl Band)/Les Dantz & His Orchestra
Written by Richard Berry
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One of my favorites!
22 October 2001 | by Maisa1111See all my reviews

This is one of the best all time sleeper hits. I have yet to recommend this someone who hasn't liked it. A wonderful, brother film. A nice story about 3 brothers who learn about each other, and what they mean to their family.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 March 1990 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Coupe de Ville See more »

Filming Locations:

Cape Coral, Florida, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$66,871, 11 March 1990

Gross USA:

$715,983

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$715,983
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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