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Almost Summer (1978)

PG | | Comedy | 26 August 1978 (Japan)
A high-school election gets nasty.

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Martin Davidson
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bruno Kirby ... Bobby DeVito
Lee Purcell ... Christine Alexander
John Friedrich ... Darryl Fitzgerald
Didi Conn ... Donna DeVito
Thomas Carter ... Dean Hampton
Tim Matheson ... Kevin Hawkins
Petronia Paley ... Nicole Henderson
David Wilson ... Duane Jackson
Sherry Hursey ... Lori Ottinger
Harvey Lewis Harvey Lewis ... Stanley Lustgarten
Karen Lamm Karen Lamm ... Felicia
Judith Nugent-Hart Judith Nugent-Hart ... Susie
Denise Denise Denise Denise ... Gwen
Catherine Lee Smith Catherine Lee Smith ... Bonnie
John Kirby ... Larry
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A high-school election gets nasty.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 August 1978 (Japan) See more »

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Mono (Westrex Recording System)

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Color (Technicolor)
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Of all the major cast members, each portraying a high school junior or senior, only John Friedrich was under the age of 20 at the time of production. In fact, most of the primary actors and actresses playing students were well into their twenties when filming commenced, with Lee Purcell already 30 years of age and Tim Matheson nearly 30. See more »


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A Little Bit Like Magic
Written by Ron Altbach, Kelly Sherman and Doc Robinson
Performed by King Harvest
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o-k teen comedy,w/t Didi conn showing off her 2 incredible frenchies!
24 June 2005 | by surlygreaserSee all my reviews

i saw this teen comedy at a drive-in double feature along with 'thank god its Friday',which had some of the same cast. lee Purcell as a snotty b**ch type,is devilishly sexy,as she was still a hot little fox,in the Nancy Allen vein. Didi conn plays the ugly duckling type,who becomes a swan,ala 'shes all that',she shows surprisingly,an incredible set of bazookies in a tight red gown during the prom scene,who would of thought that frenchie was such a sexpot?. john Friedrich,Tim matheson and Bruno Kirby,round out the cast of guy characters and 'the beach boys' mike love adds music. this movie also had the lovely actress 'sunny Johnson',who sadly in the early 80's would pass away quite young,she would go on to appear in 'national lampoon's animal house','the night the lights went out in Georgia' and 'flashdance'. i thought this movie was pretty good at the time and it obviously had a reliable cast,this movie should definitely be repackaged in a double DVD set along with 'shes all that',as they both have a lot in common.


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