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The Boyfriend School (1990)

PG-13
101 min | Comedy, Romance

Gus is a fat cartoonist that recently won a battle against cancer, which explains his baldness. But he is also lonely. Therefore, his caring sister tries to set him up with suitable women. But to do so, she must turn him into an ...See moreGus is a fat cartoonist that recently won a battle against cancer, which explains his baldness. But he is also lonely. Therefore, his caring sister tries to set him up with suitable women. But to do so, she must turn him into an irresistible man. When he falls in love with Emily, Gus takes the identity of a mysterious biker from New Zealand. Written by Steve Richer See less
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Sarah Bird (novel "The Boyfriend School") (screenplay)
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$ 1,171,762
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Sep 21, 1990 (United States)

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Shelley Long
Lizzie Potts Lizzie Potts   See fewer
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Steve Guttenberg
Gus Kubicek Gus Kubicek   See fewer
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Jami Gertz
Emily Pear Emily Pear   See fewer
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Kevin Scannell
Mitchell Potts Mitchell Potts   See fewer
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Perry Anzilotti
Hairdresser Hairdresser   See fewer
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Nada Despotovich
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Beth Grant
Babette Babette   See fewer
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Don Hood
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Bill Applebaum
Man in Bar Man in Bar   See fewer
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O'Neal Compton
Gas Station Attendant Gas Station Attendant   See fewer
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Ron Orbach
Bobbi Bobbi   See fewer
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Stacy Areheart
Teenage Girl Teenage Girl   See fewer
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Bert Hogue
Airport Security Guard Airport Security Guard   See fewer
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Michelle Torres
Ticket Agent Ticket Agent   See fewer
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William 'Birdman' Thomas
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Sam Youngblood
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Laura Alcalde
Bartender Bartender   See fewer
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Melanie A. Gendron
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Bonnie Terheggen
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Sally Lund
Annabelle Annabelle   See fewer
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Caroline Lund
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Jeannie Epper
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Tony Epper
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Francis 'Jessie' Krosnick
Waiting Man Waiting Man   See fewer
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5.9 / 10 | 2,073 votes