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Can't Buy Me Love (1987)

PG-13
94 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A nerdy outcast secretly pays the most popular girl in school one thousand dollars to be his girlfriend.
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Donald Lee Harris (as Donald L. Harris)
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$ 4,754,732
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$ 31,623,833
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$ 31,623,833
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Aug 14, 1987 (United States)

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Patrick Dempsey
Ronald Miller Ronald Miller   See fewer
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Amanda Peterson
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Barbara Barbara   See fewer
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Darcy DeMoss
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Dennis Dugan
David Miller David Miller   See fewer
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Big John Big John   See fewer
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Lester Lester   See fewer
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Steve Franken
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George Gray
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Jan O'Dell
Mrs. Hagmer (as Jan Rooney) Mrs. Hagmer (as Jan Rooney)   See fewer
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James Gooden
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Ty Gray
Duane Duane   See fewer
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Will Hannah
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Todd Walsh
Stocky Jones Stocky Jones   See fewer
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Wayne Chandler
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6.7 / 10 | 28,504 votes