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Summary A college kid (Andrew McCarthy) returns to Beverly Hills for the holidays at his ex-girlfriend's (Jami Gertz) request, but he discovers that his old best friend (Robert Downey Jr.) has an out-of-control drug habit and has become beholden to some really bad dudes. (James Spader et al) Great soundtrack includes tracks by L.L. Cool J. and ...

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Summary A college kid (Andrew McCarthy) returns to Beverly Hills for the holidays at his ex-girlfriend's (Jami Gertz) request, but he discovers that his old best friend (Robert Downey Jr.) has an out-of-control drug habit and has become beholden to some really bad dudes. (James Spader et al) Great soundtrack includes tracks by L.L. Cool J. and ...

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54% Mixed
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31% Negative
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Generally Favorable Based on 17 User Ratings
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76% Positive
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24% Mixed
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0% Negative
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Production Company Twentieth Century Fox, Amercent Films, American Entertainment Partners L.P.
Release Date Nov 6, 1987
Duration 1 h 38 m
Rating R
Tagline In Beverly Hills, you can have anything your heart desires. You just can't have it the way it used to be.
MTV Video Music Awards (VMA)
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