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By Design (1981)

R
92 min | Drama

What he lacks the happiness of two women, beautiful, intelligent and love? Fashion, their shop is very well known in the fashion world. Helen and Angie should be perfectly happy. Ironically, their wishes can not be fulfilled by a man. They...See moreWhat he lacks the happiness of two women, beautiful, intelligent and love? Fashion, their shop is very well known in the fashion world. Helen and Angie should be perfectly happy. Ironically, their wishes can not be fulfilled by a man. They put their plan into action and despite some avatars, they succeed ultimately achieve their goal. Written by markyoloup See less
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Joe Wiesenfeld (screenplay) | Claude Jutra (screenplay) | David Eames (screenplay)
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$ 2,800,000
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Release date
Oct 15, 1982 (United States)

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26 cast members
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Patty Duke
Helen (as Patty Duke Astin) Helen (as Patty Duke Astin)   See fewer
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Mina E. Mina
R.B. Corcoran R.B. Corcoran   See fewer
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Clare Coulter
Ms. Hirshorn Ms. Hirshorn   See fewer
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Jeannie Elias
Cowgirl Cowgirl   See fewer
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Anya Best
Pineapple Pineapple   See fewer
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Patricia Best
Pineapple's Mother Pineapple's Mother   See fewer
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Joe Flaherty
Veteran Father Veteran Father   See fewer
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William Samples
Insemination Insemination   See fewer
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James Hibbard
Carl (as Jim Hibbard) Carl (as Jim Hibbard)   See fewer
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Ralph Benmergui
Mannequin Dresser Mannequin Dresser   See fewer
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Steve Witkin
Mannequin Dresser Mannequin Dresser   See fewer
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Scott Swanson
Mr. Potter Mr. Potter   See fewer
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Robin McCullough
Server in the Cafeteria Server in the Cafeteria   See fewer
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Bill Reiter
Construction Foreman Construction Foreman   See fewer
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Andrea Olch
Baby Angie Baby Angie   See fewer
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Maria West
Secretary Secretary   See fewer
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Don Granbery
Butler Butler   See fewer
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Jim Browning
College Student (uncredited) College Student (uncredited)   See fewer
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Chris Sprister
Student in Cafeteria (uncredited) Student in Cafeteria (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.4 / 10 | 69 votes