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For Love or Money (1993)

Doug is a young man who works all day as a concierge at a luxurious hotel, saving money to make his own business. Unfortunately, when he finds the financial supporter he needs, he discovers... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael J. Fox ... Doug Ireland
Gabrielle Anwar ... Andy Hart
Anthony Higgins ... Christian Hanover
Michael Tucker ... Harry Wegman
Bob Balaban ... Ed Drinkwater
Isaac Mizrahi ... Julian Russell
Patrick Breen ... Gary Taubin
Udo Kier ... Mr. Himmelman
Simon Jones ... Albert
Dianne Brill Dianne Brill ... Gloria
Dan Hedaya ... Gene Salvatore
Susan Blommaert ... Charlotte
Fyvush Finkel ... Milton Glickman
Mike Moyer ... Charlie the Doorman
Saverio Guerra ... Carmen
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Storyline

Doug is a young man who works all day as a concierge at a luxurious hotel, saving money to make his own business. Unfortunately, when he finds the financial supporter he needs, he discovers that his "savior" is having an affair with the woman he loves. Now, he must choose between money and love. Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 October 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Concierge See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Box Office

Budget:

$30,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$10,997,166
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Universal Pictures See more »
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DTS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

One of three films featuring Gabrielle Anwar as a lead or co-star in 1993. The others were remakes of Disney's The Three Musketeers and Body Snatchers, which was the modern update of Invasion of The Body Snatchers which was directed by Abel Ferrera, but the film was delayed by Warner Bros. from it's original October 1993 release date and eventually buried to a January 1994 release with very little marketing or distribution. See more »

Goofs

When Christian meets Andy in the hotel room for the first time, he removes his wedding ring while talking to Doug. When Andy enters the room Christian has the ring on. See more »

Quotes

Doug Ireland: Nothing's impossible Albert. Impossible just takes a couple extra phone calls.
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Referenced in On Cinema: 'Sausage Party' and 'Pete's Dragon' (2016) See more »

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Masenko
Written by Anders Wollbeck (as A. Wollbeck), Alexander Bard (as A. Bard), Midi Berhanu (as M. Berhanu)
Freweyni Teclehaimanot (as F. Teclehaimanot) and Maxi Berhanu (as M. Berhanu)
Performed by Midi, Maxi and Efti
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My expectation....
20 July 2005 | by annieescarenoSee all my reviews

When I knew that Michael J. Fox, made another romantic movie in 1993 (after doc Hollywood) I really got excited. So, all I wanted to do, was to found this movie. I saw trailer and I thought it was very interesting to watch. And NOW I DID IT. Anyway, I think that it's a very good movie, I always liked Michael J. Fox, but the truth is that I expected a little bit more of romance. I was missing something.

I do not know if you are agree with me, but the real Michael J. Fox is found in TV series, I mean, Family Ties and Spin City are ten times better. But I can't deny the fact that I love when he is romantic.

Bye.


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