Some Kind Of Wonderful

Synopsis: 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. Unfortunately, the girl's old boyfriend, who is from the rich section of town, is unable to let go of her, and plans to get back at Keith.
Genre: Drama, Romance
Director(s): Howard Deutch
Production: Paramount Home Video
  1 win.
 
IMDB:
7.1
Metacritic:
55
Rotten Tomatoes:
81%
PG-13
Year:
1987
95 min
65 Views

- Watts.|- No, wait.

How long have you been a lesbian?

Excuse me?

You have a little bit too much up front|to be a guy, so you must be a lesbian.

I beg your pardon.

You know, a little too much|breastage here...

Shut up!

You faggot. Come on!

That's enough.|Break it up.

That's enough.

- Animal!|- Clear out.

Wimp.

Oh, sweetheart...

See, wait a minute, okay?

They jumped me. Why don't you|nail them? I didn't do anything.

Those aren't mine.

Oh, man, that's just for show.

I don't...

It's like, those were a gift|from your wife.

You just got detention, mister.

For what? For what?

Come on. We'll talk about it|in detention hall.

What's this?

Isabella of Spain.

Women who rule.

Are we getting feisty?

What?

Yo, are you sitting down?

No, I'm walking down the hall.|Why?

- I've got some bad news for you.|- What?

It's unconfirmed,|but I got it from a reliable source.

- What?|- I think your father's in school.

Has Keith decided|on a school yet?

We're zeroing in on a few.

Well, he indicated to me that he was|interested in a couple of art schools.

I don't think that's gonna happen.

Comes out of an art school,|what's he qualified to do?

I'm looking for a good business program.|I think he has a good head for business.

Well, the indications|I've gotten...

are that he's more|creatively inclined.

Fine. But we're looking|for a business school.

He can be creative|in his spare time.

How's he doing otherwise?

Fine.

Grades holding up okay?

Very well.

Well...

thanks for the help.

Call me any time you have a question.|Don't hesitate.

I will. Thank you.|I appreciate it.

You're welcome.

Keith Nelson.

Could I ask you a question|about number five on...

page three?

Hi, honey!

Could I go to the nurse?

Trust is the basis|of any relationship.

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John Hughes

John Wilden Hughes, Jr. (February 18, 1950 – August 6, 2009) was an American film director, producer, and screenwriter. He directed and/or scripted some of the most successful comedy films of the 1980s and early 1990s, including the comedy National Lampoon's Vacation (1983), the coming-of-age comedy Sixteen Candles (1984), the teen sci-fi comedy Weird Science (1985), the coming-of-age comedy-drama The Breakfast Club (1985), the coming-of-age comedy Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), the romantic comedy-drama Pretty in Pink (1986), the romance Some Kind of Wonderful (1987), the comedies Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987) and Uncle Buck (1989), the Christmas family comedy Home Alone (1990) and its sequel, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York (1992). more…

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