Can't Buy Me Love


1h 34m 1987

Brief Synopsis

Astronomy student Ronald Miller is an outcast at school who daydreams incessantly about Cindy, the most popular girl in school. To win the girl of dreams he offers Cindy his life savings of $1,000 if she will date him for one month to see if true love will blossom.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Teens
Romantic Comedy
Release Date
1987
Production Company
Deluxe Entertainment Services Group; Pacific Title & Art Studio; Touchstone Pictures
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution; Walt Disney Studios Distribution; Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment; Warner Bros. Pictures International
Location
Tucson, Arizona, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 34m

Synopsis

Astronomy student Ronald Miller is an outcast at school who daydreams incessantly about Cindy, the most popular girl in school. To win the girl of dreams he offers Cindy his life savings of $1,000 if she will date him for one month to see if true love will blossom.

Crew

Paula Abdul

Choreography

Simon Aldridge

Song ("Certain Things Are Likely")

Dick Alexander

Sound Rerecording

T Anderson

Song ("Misfit")

Steve Barri

Song ("Secret Agent Man")

The Beatles

Song Performer ("Can'T Buy Me Love")

Ron Beckman

Executive Producer

Peter Bentley

Sound Recording

Andy Bernard

Set Decorator

Lisa Bock

Publicist

Mark Braun

Grip

Mark Burg

Co-Producer

Tim Carbone

Song ("Heart'S Radio")

Carol Chapman

Song Performer ("French Kissing")

Russell Chesley

Executive In Charge Of Production

Warren Chidester

2nd Assistant Director

Jason Coleman

Driver

Mel Coleman

Transportation Captain

Peter Collister

Director Of Photography

John Connell

1st Assistant Camera

Jay Coolidge

2nd Assistant Camera

George Cooper

Costume Assistant

George Cooper

Costumes

Bob Crockett

Electrician

Stephen Cusack

Song ("Certain Things Are Likely")

Alan Custard

Production Assistant

Debbie Cutler

Office Assistant

Pasco Dicarlo

Set Dresser

Pasco Dicarlo

Swing Gang

Dale Dodds

Driver

Dean Drabin

Foley

Jack Dunlap

Casting (Extras)

Peggy Dunlap

Casting (Extras)

Dwayne Evans

Song Performer ("Fallen Herd")

Brian Everett

Driver

Everett Everett

Driver

Randy Feemster

Camera Operator

Richard Feldman

Song ("One Lover At A Time")

Robert Folk

Music

Ron Ford

Driver

Ed Forston

Stills

Robert Fox

Gaffer

Les Fresholtz

Sound Rerecording

Gregory A Gale

Production Assistant

Attala Zane Giles

Song ("Actress")

Gillian P Glen

Production Coordinator

Jeff Gourson

Editor

Roger Greer

Transportation Co-Captain

Steve Grisham

Song

Steve Grisham

Song Performer ("Fallen Herd")

John Hall

Song ("Certain Things Are Likely")

Randy Hall

Songs

Randy Hall

Song Performer ("Actress" "All Night Long" "As Long As I Can Last")

Jack Hammond

Driver

Donald Lee Harris

Production Designer

Gary Hecker

Foley Effects

Jere Henshaw

Executive Producer

Larry Hester

Song ("Burnin'")

Steve Housewright

Dga Trainee

Steven Housewright

Dga Trainee

Pieter Hubbard

Sound Editor

Billy Idol

Song Performer ("Dancin' With Myself")

Billy Idol

Song

Ted Ives

Song ("Fallen Herd")

Scott Jacobs

Boom Operator

Tony James

Song ("Dancin' With Myself")

Caro Jones

Casting (Los Angeles)

Raymond Jones

Song ("All Night Long")

Perry Karidis

2nd Key Grip

Donald C. Klune

Production Manager

Cookie Knapp

Other

Annie Koerner

Props Assistant

Gini Kramer

Costumes

Bruce Lacey

Sound Editor

John Lennon

Song ("Can'T Buy Me Love")

Kipp Lennon

Song Performer ("Secret Agent Man")

Scott Liteer

Driver

Chuck Lorre

Song ("French Kissing")

Mike Love

Song ("Surfin' Safari")

Harold Martin

Driver

Annie Mayo

Hairstyles

Annie Mayo

Makeup

Anne Mccaffrey

Location Manager

Paul Mccartney

Song ("Can'T Buy Me Love")

Kyle Mcdowell

Electrician

Thom Mount

Producer

John Moyer

Driver

Laura Namerow

Other

Larry Neimi

Bestboy

David O'neill

Electrician

Charlie Peterson

Props

Bill Phillips

Sound Editor Supervisor

Steve Piggott

Song ("Living In A Box")

Gregory Poe

Costumes

Vern Poore

Sound Rerecording

Kathy Quinif

Costume Assistant

Terry Quinn

Song ("Burnin'")

Joseph Ramirez

Grip

Cappy Rice

Driver

Daryl Robinson

Craft Services

Bill Rose

Production Auditor Assistant

Val Rose

Other

Christian W Russhon

Set Decorator

Tony Sackman

Driver

Hal Sanders

Sound Editor

Jimmy Scott

Song ("One Lover At A Time")

Ellen Segal

Music Editor

Bernard D Seville

Caterer

Cher Slater

Hairstyles

Cher Slater

Makeup Supervisor

P E Sloan

Song ("Secret Agent Man")

Bobbie Smith

Makeup

Mark Speake

Electrician

Ricki Stein

Production Auditor

Armin Steiner

Music Recording

Alicia M Stevenson

Foley Effects

Rex Stewart

Post-Production Supervisor

Jerram A. Swartz

1st Assistant Director

Michael Swerdlick

Associate Producer

Michael Swerdlick

Screenwriter

Michael Swerdlick

From Story

Mark S Thomas

Script Supervisor

Nick Van Eede

Song ("One For The Mockingbird")

Marcus Vere

Song ("Living In A Box")

Walter Vermilye

Caterer

Mike Warner

Sound Editor

Paul Waters

Hairstyles (Extra)

Nicholas Whitecross

Song ("Certain Things Are Likely")

Brian Wilson

Song ("Surfin' Safari")

Eric Wise

Costume Supervisor

Craig Woodruff

Other

Craig Woodruff

Key Grip

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Romance
Teens
Romantic Comedy
Release Date
1987
Production Company
Deluxe Entertainment Services Group; Pacific Title & Art Studio; Touchstone Pictures
Distribution Company
Walt Disney Studios Distribution; Walt Disney Studios Distribution; Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment; Warner Bros. Pictures International
Location
Tucson, Arizona, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 34m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer August 14, 1987

Released in United States on Video May 17, 1988

Began shooting January 8, 1987.

Completed shooting February 1987.

Released in United States Summer August 14, 1987

Released in United States on Video May 17, 1988