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HouseSitter (1992)  link to HouseSitter on IMDb  

Number: 692

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IMDb Rating:
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6.0/10 (17987 votes)

Country: USA, 102 minutes

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Comedy, Romance

Director(s): Frank Oz

Cast: Steve Martin (as Davis), Goldie Hawn (as Gwen), Dana Delany (as Becky), Julie Harris (as Edna Davis), Donald Moffat (as George Davis)

Medium: Unknown,

Storyline: Davis builds his dream house and presents it to Becky with a proposal of marriage. She turns him down. He leaves the house, still with a ribbon running around it and returns to the city, terribly smitten with Becky. He meets Gwen who has an interesting relationship with the truth. He spends the night with her, but leaves while she is sleeping. She takes his description of the house, searches it out, and moves in. The residents of Davis' home town become curious and she invents a marriage, a courtship, and and an entire history. Davis' parents meet Gwen and are immediately taken with her. By the time Davis finds out what has happened, 2 things have happened, the whole town thinks he's married, and Becky tells him that Gwen has made her see him in a whole new light. Gwen and Davis agree that she can pretend to be his wife and get free rent while Davis works on Becky until they can announce a divorce. The trouble is that no one in the town wants them to separate and keep trying to help ...

Comments: same disc as bird on a wire

Location: c5p34

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 1.85:1