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Lane Meyer is obsessed with his girlfriend Beth and is crushed when she falls for the new captain of the ski team, Roy. After several failed suicide attempts, narrow escapes from the relentless paper boy, and nearly unbearable dinners at home with his crazy family, Lane finds a new love in French ex

MPAA Rating PG

Status Released

Release Date 1985-10-11

Runtime 97 minutes

Revenue $10m


TMDB 6.8


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chris_waltman shared a tip "One of my favorite 80s movie!"

laura_wills shared a tip "Classic 80s teen comedy"

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dee_barker shared a tip "Very very funny"

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clay_harris shared a tip "This movie is one of the most underrated hidden gems of all time. Classic 80's movie that needs more recognition"

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manuel_cuellar shared a tip "80's funny at it's best.#johncusack"

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jeff_teuton shared a tip "Two Dollars!"

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sara_stevens shared a tip "Coming of age hilarious classic from my 80’s childhood!"

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