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John Sayles

Baby It's You

Edition 1986
105' - 1983 - Drama, Comedy, Romance - Dialogue: English
Director: John Sayles Composer: Mason Daring With: Rosanna Arquette, Vincent Spano, Joanna Merlin
In 1966 New Jersey, Jill Rosen, a frustrated high schooler, is intrigued by an enigmatic new student known only as the Sheik. Sheik is an Italian whose primary interests are his car, Frank Sinatra, and Jill. At first she is taken aback by his forwardness, but they soon develop a relationship, much to the chagrin of their parents. Sheik gets expelled from school, and Jill is accepted at an all-girls college. After a fight, Sheik goes to Florida to work in a club lip-synching Sinatra songs. Sheik becomes dissatisfied with his Florida lifestyle and goes back to New Jersey to try to win Jill over.

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Credits

Director

John Sayles

Composer

Mason Daring

With

Rosanna Arquette, Vincent Spano, Joanna Merlin

Scenario

John Sayles, Amy Robinson

Director of Photography

Michael Ballhaus

Editor

Sonya Polonsky

Producer

Griffin Dunne, Amy Robinson

More information

Dialogue

English

Countries of production

United States of America

Year

1983

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