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Say Anything: 20th Anniversary Edition

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John Cusack, Say Anything... | SAY ANYTHING John Cusack makes the most romantic gesture in cinema history
GRACIE/KOBAL COLLECTION

Say Anything: 20th Anniversary Edition

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
100 minutes
performer:
John Cusack, John Mahoney, Ione Skye
director:
Cameron Crowe

We gave it an A-

Despite its dated lingo, thrift-shop fashions, and schmaltzy Peter Gabriel soundtrack, there?s something timeless about the romance between lovable loser Lloyd Dobler and brainy beauty Diane Court. Obviously, you can catch Say Anything on TV any time, so the EXTRAS are the real reason to pick up the re-issue: an interview with writer/director Cameron Crowe, an alternate version of the iconic boombox scene with a Fishbone song instead of ”In Your Eyes,” and a fantastic (but not new) commentary with Crowe, John Cusack, and Ione Skye. A-

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