R | | Drama, Music, Romance
Earlier drafts of the screenplay included Alex having a gay man for a best friend. Director Adrian Lyne liked this story because it was rare at that time for films to show straight women having close friendships with gay men. The story line was cut from the final script.
l'll tell you what. l'll give you the Cowboys and three.
Pete: Three and a half.
Nick: Take three, be happy.
Pete: Three and a half. l'm ecstatic.
After finding out Nick helped her get the audition for the Pittsburgh Conservatory of Dance and storms out on him, she spends the next week moping at her place with the phone off the hook. When she finally decides to call Mawby's to talk to Jeannie, the hang-up beeps are still heard. Those stop beeping after about a minute or so initially, and wouldn't be beeping all through the week as it seemed.
$4,076,124 17 April 1983