Joy of Sex (1984)

R  |   |  Comedy, Romance

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Teenager Leslie Hindenberg, mistakenly believing she has just weeks to live, decides she will lose her virginity before she dies. Meanwhile, hormone-crazed Alan Holt pursues some sex for ... See full summary »

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John Belushi was offered a role in this film numerous times, but he originally turned it down. He eventually accepted the role, but died shortly afterwards. The producers were excited of having him on the poster wearing a diaper, even though no such scene ... ...


Leslie Hindenberg: Today is the first day of school.


When getting a room to meet Inga, Alan is told to go to room 319 - the number on the door is shown clearly as Renato enters. When Carpenter later breaks down the door, it clearly says 302.


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Comedy | Romance


Release Date:

3 August 1984



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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$1,913,001 (USA) (5 August 1984)


$4,463,841 (USA)

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