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My Man Adam (1985)

A pizza delivery lad, who fantasises about his dream girl and what heroic deed he can perform to make her notice him, gets involved in a murder.

Director:

Roger L. Simon

Writers:

Roger L. Simon, Renée Missel (co-writer)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Raphael Sbarge ... Adam Swit
Page Hannah ... Sabrina McKay
Veronica Cartwright ... Elaine Swit
Larry B. Scott ... Donald
Dave Thomas ... Jerry Swit
Charlie Barnett Charlie Barnett ... Leroy
Austin Pendleton ... Mr. Greenhut
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Chris Elliott ... Mr. Spooner
Linda Finzi Linda Finzi ... Sunbather
Grant Forsberg Grant Forsberg ... Ty Redbyrn
Winifred Freedman Winifred Freedman ... Amanda
Danny Goldman Danny Goldman ... Dr. Blaustein
Garry Goodrow Garry Goodrow ... Mr. Drum
Denise Gordy ... Willette
Alan Haufrect Alan Haufrect ... John Walker
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A pizza delivery lad, who fantasises about his dream girl and what heroic deed he can perform to make her notice him, gets involved in a murder.

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Taglines:

If Mom and Dad are giving you a bad case of the suburban blues...Don't get mad...Get Leroy.

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Comedy | Crime | Thriller

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 October 1985 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Frendeistä parhaat See more »

Filming Locations:

San Diego, California, USA

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$92,920, 27 October 1985, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$92,920, 27 October 1985
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Company Credits

Production Co:

The Mount Company (II) See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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my fav movie
7 September 2007 | by retroslasherSee all my reviews

i lovvvve 80's flicks (even though i was 6 by the time the 80's were over).. so i'm in this video store thats about to go out of business, i'm on my normal routine of looking for 80's horror flicks (my true love), i came across this title. the cover looked amazing! those crazy "hi-tech" 80's. there's a line in the movie where the guy from next door calls the Swit family "degenerate techno scum"!!! gotta love that! i watch this movie every sat. morning!! the score, the setting, and all the characters involved are priceless!! I also love the way his parents yell at each other, "he's not my son!" "he's not my son either!" good story line (whats with that statue of liberty?) dave thomas kicks *beep* in this, and you'll see Chris Elliot in there too. "detention for everyone!" As my man Adam Swit would put it, "It's the quiche of the 80's"


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