Lost in America

Lost in America (1985)

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Directed by: Albert Brooks

Starring: Julie Hagerty, Sylvia Farrel, Tina Kincaid

Genres: Comedy

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David Howard: Why didn't you tell me when we got married that you were this horrible gambling addict? It's like when you have a venereal disease - you tell somebody.
Linda Howard: I've only gambled twice in my life. This was the second time.

David Howard: He'll buy that boat from that stupid boat catalog he's been making me look at for the last two months, and he will crash that boat off Catalina Island, and he will drown and die and seals will eat him.

David Howard: As the boldest experiment in advertising history, you give us our money back.
Desert Inn Casino Manager: I beg your pardon?

Desert Inn Casino Manager: You're a nice guy, you make me laugh. But our policy is: we can't give your money back.

David Howard: Shut up Brad! Your song stunk, I hate your suit and I could hurt you.

David Howard: I'm insane and responsible. This is a potent combination.

David Howard: That's why I married her.
Skippy: That's why I hired her.

David Howard: I've seen the future! And it's a bald-headed man from New York.

David Howard: Weren't you scared? What were you talking about?
Linda Howard: Oh, God. I - He was telling me his whole life story. He was divorced. He got kicked out of the Army. He couldn't keep the job. Do you know he escaped from prison?
David Howard: What did he do?
Linda Howard: Well, to hear him tell it, he says those two guys were dead when he got there.
David Howard: Oh, God.

Employment Agent: You couldn't change your life on a hundred thousand a year?

Continuity mistake: While leaving L.A. the grilled cheese sandwich Brooks is eating is rotated in his hand, from scene to scene.

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