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Howard Deutch

Born: September 14, 1950, New York City, New York, U.S.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.Howard Deutch (born September 14, 1950) is an American film director. His most recent theatrical release was My Best Friend's Girl, starring Jason Biggs, Kate Hudson, Dane Cook, and Alec Baldwin. Deutch is perhaps best known for his collaboration with the late filmmaker John Hughes, having directed two of Hughes' best known screenplays (of those that Hughes did not direct himself), Pretty in Pink and Some Kind of Wonderful.Description above from the Wikipedia article Howard Deutch, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Poster of My Best Friend's Girl
59%

My Best Friend's Girl (2008)

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Comedy |
USA |
| 101 Min

When Dustins girlfriend, Alexis, breaks up with him, he employs his best buddy, Tank, to take her out on the worst rebound date imaginable in the hopes that it will send her running back into his arms. But when Tank begins to really fall for Alexis, he finds himself in an impossible position.

59 2008 101
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55%

The Whole Ten Yards (2004)

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Comedy |
USA |
| 98 Min

\The Tulip\ Tudeski now spends his days compulsively cleaning his house and perfecting his culinary skills with his wife, Jill, a purported assassin who has yet to pull off a clean hit. Suddenly, an uninvited and unwelcome connection to their past unexpectedly shows up on Jimmy and Jill's doorstep: it's Oz, and he's begging them to help him rescue his wife Cynthia.

55 2004 98
Poster of The Replacements
65%

The Replacements (2000)

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Comedy |
| 118 Min

Maverick old-guard coach Jimmy McGinty is hired in the wake of a players' strike to help the Washington Sentinels advance to the playoffs. But that impossible dream hinges on whether his replacements can hunker down and do the job. So, McGinty dusts off his secret dossier of ex-players who never got a chance (or screwed up the one they were given) and knits together a bad-dream team of guys who just may give the Sentinels their title shot.

65 2000 118
Poster of The Odd Couple II
64%

The Odd Couple II (1998)

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USA |
| 97 Min

30 years after the first film, Oscar and Felix embark on a road trip together, to attend the wedding of Oscar's son to Felix's daughter.

64 1998 97
Poster of Grumpier Old Men
66%

Grumpier Old Men (1995)

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Comedy |
Romance |
| 101 Min

A family wedding reignites the ancient feud between next-door neighbors and fishing buddies John and Max. Meanwhile, a sultry Italian divorcée opens a restaurant at the local bait shop, alarming the locals who worry shell scare the fish away. But shes less interested in seafood than she is in cooking up a hot time with Max.

66 1995 101
Poster of Article 99
61%

Article 99 (1992)

Movie
Comedy |
Drama |
USA |
| 100 Min

Dr. Richard Sturgess leads a team of compassionate doctors at a veteran's hospital. Along with Drs. Morgan, Handleman and Van Dorn, he fights to deliver adequate care to needy veterans in the face of funding cuts and a corrupt administration. To succeed, the staff may have to bend the rules and circumvent the villainous \Article 99,\ a bureaucratic loophole that prevents veterans from receiving the benefits they deserve.

61 1992 100
Poster of The Great Outdoors
66%

The Great Outdoors (1988)

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Comedy |
| 91 Min

It's vacation time for outdoorsy Chicago man Chet Ripley, along with his wife, Connie, and their two kids, Buck and Ben. But a serene weekend of fishing at a Wisconsin lakeside cabin gets crashed by Connie's obnoxious brother-in-law, Roman Craig, his wife, Kate, and the couple's two daughters. As the excursion wears on, the Ripleys find themselves at odds with the stuffy Craig family.

66 1988 91
Poster of Some Kind of Wonderful
71%

Some Kind of Wonderful (1987)

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Romance |
| 95 Min

A young tomboy, Watts, finds her feelings for her best friend, Keith, run deeper than just friendship when he gets a date with the most popular girl in school.

71 1987 95
Poster of Pretty in Pink
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Pretty in Pink (1986)

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| 96 Min

Andie is an outcast, hanging out either with her older boss, who owns the record store where she works, or her quirky high school classmate Duckie, who has a crush on her. When one of the rich and popular kids at school, Blane, asks Andie out, it seems too good to be true. As Andie starts falling for Blane, she begins to realize that dating someone from a different social sphere is not easy.

67 1986 96



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