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The Lovemaster (1997)

Standup comic Craig Shoemaker tells the therapist stories of his failed relationships with women (dates, wife etc.)

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Michael Goldberg

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Michael Goldberg, Craig Shoemaker (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
George Wendt ... Therapist
Craig Shoemaker ... Craig
Kyle Thomas Kyle Thomas
Melissa Pomerantz Melissa Pomerantz
May Quigley May Quigley
Esther Auerbach Esther Auerbach ... Nana
Andrew Starnes Andrew Starnes
Brian Wagner Brian Wagner
Charlie Talbert ... Nicky
Courtney Thorne-Smith ... Deb
Gina Garcia ... (as Gina Ryan)
Kurt Rambis Kurt Rambis ... Kurt
Bob Fonseca Bob Fonseca
Dale Dudley Dale Dudley ... Basketball Player
Rick Singer Rick Singer ... (as Richard Singer)
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Primarily a concert film of stand-up comedian Craig Shoemaker, a.k.a. The Lovemaster, the film is interspersed with vignettes of the situations described in the monologue, and framed by Shoemaker's therapy sessions. Shoemaker's forte is impersonation of characters, both real and imaginary, from his life and television. Written by Norman Cook <cook@ssdgwy.mdc.com>

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Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, sex-related humor and some drug content
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 October 1997 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Watch it for the Farrah Fawcett cameo
12 May 2018 | by bettycjungSee all my reviews

5/9/18. I have seen Shoemaker's other stand-up movies and this one tried to be a little more than just his stand-up. Ok, if you like his obnoxious Lovemaster persona, then you will get your fill with this one. However, it was nice to see Farrah Fawcett at her most appealing. Watch only if you like Shoemaker.


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