Release dateJanuary 20, 1988 (1988-01-20) CinematographyJohn Schwartzman, Peter Lyons Collister CastDavid Packer (Eddie), Bridget Fonda (Peggy), David Leisure (Newcomb), Sally Kellerman (Kelly), Charles Grodin (Mr. Glerman), Kristy McNichol (Rhonda) Similar moviesCool Blue (1990)
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You Can't Hurry Love is a 1988 American romantic comedy film written and directed by Richard Martini. A guy who moonlights as a low-budget director of commercials is looking for someone to love, so he pays a dating service and is videotaped on several occasions. The film shows the many women who seduce our hero, until he finally finds his true love...
Eddie Hayes is a newcomer to Los Angeles who seeks to take a job to re-start his life after a failed relationship in his Ohio home town. His slacker cousin, Skip, sets him up with a job interview at an advertising company, headed by the eccentric Peter Newcomb, who instead hooks Eddie up with his punk half-brother, Tony, at a beachside surfboard shop in handing out flyers. Eddie meets a potential new girlfriend, named Peggy Kellogg, who works for a dating service which Eddie decides to moonlight as a director of interview videos for the dating service to be close to Peggy. Eddie soon puts himself in front of the camera to try to pick up a potential girlfriend for himself to settle down with. As he goes on a series of disastrous blind dates with various women, each one stranger then the last one, will Eddie ever hook up with Peggy despite the fact that she has a boyfriend, and engaged?
The film has been released on DVD by Lions Gate Home Entertainment as a double feature with Love Hurts.