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Love Potion No. 9 (1992)

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Two scientists who are hopeless with the opposite sex experiment with a substance that makes them irresistible to anyone who hears them speak.

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Dale Launer

Writer:

Dale Launer
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Tate Donovan ... Paul
Sandra Bullock ... Diane
Mary Mara ... Marisa
Dale Midkiff ... Gary
Hillary B. Smith ... Sally
Anne Bancroft ... Madame Ruth
Dylan Baker ... Prince Geoffrey
Blake Clark ... Motorcycle Cop
Bruce McCarty Bruce McCarty ... Jeff
Rebecca Staab ... Cheryl
Adrian Paul ... Enrico Pazzoli
Ric Reitz ... Dave
Steven Burnette Steven Burnette ... Ron (as Steven Burnett)
Jordan Baker ... Joanne
Ken Strong Ken Strong ... Dick Webster
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Two scientists who are hopeless with the opposite sex experiment with a substance that makes them irresistible to anyone who hears them speak.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for elements of sensuality | See all certifications »

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Did You Know?

Trivia

Although the movie is called Love potion #9. The love potion used throughout most of the film is love potion #8 See more »

Goofs

When Paul steals the yellow sports car after leaving the police station, he takes off and there's a shot of the tachometer over his shoulder. The tach revs up close to red-line, but the engine sound doesn't match. See more »

Quotes

[last lines]
Madame Ruth: Ahh, that's nice.
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Crazy Credits

The names of the more than 300 extra's who chased Marisa through the city are mentioned in one large block of fine print. See more »


Soundtracks

Low Rider
Written by Papa Dee Allen (as Allen Sylvester), Harold R. Brown (as Harold Brown),
B.B. Dickerson, (as Morris Dickerson), Jerry Goldstein (as Gerald Goldstein),
, Lonnie Jordan (as Leroy Jordan), Lee Oskar, Charles Miller and Howard E. Scott (as Howard Scott)
Performed by War
Courtesy of Rhino Records
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Cute RomCom, Nice But Overdone Premise
23 March 2007 | by ElswetSee all my reviews

This is not an original premise, nor is it an original movie, but it IS sweet, funny, and entertaining. I enjoyed this flick, though it is only a flick, and it does have some cute elements.

While this IS just another RomCom, it aptly entertains anyone whose mindset is to enjoy and/or seek out this type of movie. If you're already in the mood for a PG-13 romantic comedy about a shy biochemist and a shy biologist who dabble in love through alchemy via a Gypsy's love potion, then this is definitely the movie for you.

On the whole, it rates a 4.9/10.

As a RomCom, it rates a 6.7/10.

That's an average of 5.8 from...

the Fiend :.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 November 1992 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Love Potion #9 See more »

Filming Locations:

Atlanta, Georgia, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$416,641, 15 November 1992

Gross USA:

$754,935

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$754,935
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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