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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Bill Paxton
Kelly Le Brock
Anthony Michael Hall
Ilan Mitchell-Smith
Directors
John Hughes
Screenwriters
John Hughes
Running Time
94 minutes

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John Hughes injects his teen spirit into sci-fi and turns out the hottest monster to grace any Frankenstein film.


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Plot
Two high school nerds, Gary and Wyatt (Hall and Mitchell-Smith) channel their computer skills into formulating the perfect woman (an inarguable Kelly LeBrock) in an attempt to force themselves to act like men in the presence of such powerful femininity. That's the concept, along with numerous tantalising shots of a scantily-clad LeBrock.


Verdict
Distinctly predictable offering from the ever-overworking John Hughes, who has taken a step back from his previous work. Let's hope it leads to two steps forward.


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