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Nerdy high schooler Ronald Miller rescues cheerleader Cindy Mancini from parental punishment after she accidentally destroys her mother's designer clothes. Ronald agrees to pay for the $1,000 outfit on one condition: that she will act as though they're a couple for an entire month. As the days pass,

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 1987-08-14

Runtime 94 minutes

Budget $1.8m

Revenue $32m


TMDB 7.0


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jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "It's just a fun movie!"

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arleisha_strauder shared a tip "80’s classic with Mcdreamy!"

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starrkissed shared a tip "One of my favorites!"

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mlhawkins shared a tip "Old school favorite!!!!"

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robert_snyder_9656 shared a tip "It’s an 80s staple."

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lydia_deetz shared a tip "I LOVE THIS MOVIE SO MUCH PLEASE JUST GO WATCH IT!!!!"

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vaughn_wright shared a tip "I absolutely adore this movie, great for a family movie night with kids 12+. 10/10 would recommend."

paige_trumble_7529 shared a tip "Favorite movie. Of all time."

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john_wert shared a tip "This is a great movie love it"

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kristy_b_9997 shared a tip "Love love love this movie!"

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tricee_reese shared a tip "Classic 80s Love Patrick Dempsey movies 😍"

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mara_1633 shared a tip "A classic!"

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kayla_gebhardt_2053 shared a tip "Love this movie!"

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james_walker_8983 shared a tip "This movie is cheesy, but it has a great plot in my opinion. Could have done without the cheesiness though."

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kayla_wilkins_7023 shared a tip "I love this movie, it’s so cute. He looks so good in this movie he’s always been handsome 🥰#romance"

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yvette_williams_3965 shared a tip "Omg young McDreamy!!! Great underdog story. And the Rico Suave guy is in it"

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edward_park shared a tip "A must-see teen flick. Lots of good life lessons for the youths!"

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briana_santiago shared a tip "I love this movie so much, I'm so glad my mom made me watch it, definitely recommend watching this movie, I love it!!!"

tonya_salvatore shared a tip "One of my all time favorites!!!"

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brittney_satterfield shared a tip "1 of my all time favs"

gabrielle_haase shared a tip "Classic!"

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