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Desperately Seeking Susan

6 Ratings: 1.5
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   This likeable, feminist screwball comedy about several incidents of mistaken identity is remembered more as the film that made Madonna a movie star. She's flip, hip, and energetic as Susan, the wild tramp with whom bored, suburban New … see full wiki

Director: Susan Seidelman
Genre: Comedy
Release Date: January 1, 1985
MPAA Rating: PG-13
3 reviews about Desperately Seeking Susan
review by . February 12, 2008
Though the story line has been done so many times it's a great film. I'd seen this several times as a teenager and still think of it the same way. This movie really has less to do with Madonna and more to do with Rosanna Arquette.     It's hard to imagine anybody not coming across this film but if you haven't it starts out with Roseanna Arquette who plays Roberta Glass, a bored New Jersey housewife, who constantly follows the on-going relationship of Jim and Susan. One day, Roberta …
review by . October 22, 2004
Pros: Madonna, Aiden Quinn, music, '80s fashion     Cons: plot     The Bottom Line: Get into the ['80s] groove with this classic Madonna flick.     Plot Details: This opinion reveals major details about the movie''s plot. Before she was the dreadfully boring "Material Mom" with a fake British accent, Madonna was pushing the limits of fashion and sexuality. In the 1980s, Madonna had a calculated bad-girl persona, but it seemed more natural …
review by . August 22, 2001
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Rosanna Arquette and Madonna star in the cute comedy DESPERATELY SEEKING SUSAN, a tale of two women and a pair of earrings...Susan (Madonna) is a free spirit: she lives fast and breaks hearts. After walking out on a high-roller in Atlantic City (taking a priceless pair of Egyptian earrings with her), she returns to New York, only to read a newspaper headline describing his murder. She does not realise that the killer is now on the trail of the earrings; a trail that will eventually lead to her.Meanwhile, …
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