Soapdish

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Product Overview

Specifications

Studio Paramount
SKU 223164165
UPC 097361458441
UPC 14 00097361458441
Format DVD
Rating Rating
Keywords
Recommended
Romance
Scams And Cons
Showbiz
Spoof
Theatrical Release
Editors Note
Note Jealousy and intrigue, on and off the set of a popular daytime soap opera. Celeste Talbert (Sally Field) is the neurotic diva of "The Sun Also Sets," but her popularity with the show's fans does not extend to her relationships with her envious co-stars. Sultry Montana Moorehead (Cathy Moriarty) has set her eyes on the soap's top spot, and she even offers to sleep with the show's nervous young producer if he'll have Celeste written off the program. In a moment of inspiration, the horny executive decides to bring Talbert's hated ex-lover, Jeffrey Anderson (Kevin Kline), back onto the series, with the hope of driving the fragile star to an early retirement. The fact that Anderson's character was decapitated in an earlier episode is seen as a difficult, but not insurmountable, obstacle.
Plot Summary
Summary A hilarious behind-the-scenes look at the lives and loves of the cast of a fictional soap opera, "The Sun Also Sets."
Reviews
Rolling Stone "...Inspired lunacy....It's a kick to see Fields sending up her sweetheart image..." 06/27/1991 p.77-8
New York Times "...Often side-splitting....[Kline] proves himself to be an utter delight..." 05/31/1991 p.C10
USA Today "...SOAPDISH provides a Field day for Sally..." 05/31/1991 p.4D
Los Angeles Times "...A spirited and amusing comedy....[Hoffman] has kept SOAPDISH moving at the crackling pace this kind of material demands..." 05/31/1991 p.F1
Directors
Michael Hoffman
Actors
Sally Field
Kevin Kline
Cast & Crew
Cathy Moriarty - Star
Whoopi Goldberg - Star
John Tesh - Star
Robert Camilletti - Star
Elisabeth Shue - Star
Sally Field - Star
Robert Downey Jr. - Star
Kevin Kline - Star
Garry Marshall - Star
Carrie Fisher - Star
Michael Hoffman - Director
Technical Info
Original Release Date 1991
UPC 00097361458441
Number of Discs 1
Running Time 96 minutes
Color Color
Features
DVD, No Longer Produced
Product Attributes
Video Format DVD
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