Desperately Seeking Susan (1985)

Roberta is a bored suburban housewife who is fascinated with a woman, Susan, she only knows about by reading messages to and from her in the personals section of the newspaper. This fascination reaches a peak when an ad with the headline "Desperately Seeking Susan" proposes a rendezvous. Roberta goes too, and in a series of events involving amnesia and mistaken identity, steps into Susan's life.

Directing:
  • Susan Seidelman

Writing:
  • Leora Barish

Stars:
Release Date: 1985-03-29
themoviedb icon 6.1/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 104
  • Budget: $5,000,000
  • Revenue: $27,400,000

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