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Loser (20-Jul-2000)

Director: Amy Heckerling

Writer: Amy Heckerling

Producers: Amy Heckerling; Twink Caplan

Keywords: Romantic Comedy

Shunned by his peers, an uptight college freshman falls in love with a streetwise coed pursuing one of his professors.

Paul Tannek, NYU college freshman hailing from the Midwest, is an uptight bookworm facing intense difficulty blending in amongst his peers. Coed Dora Diamond sympathizes with his plight; broke and practically homeless, she scrapes by as a waitress at a strip club. Street-smart Dora trades her advice for a place to stay with Paul while she searches for better-paying work, sparking an infatuation in the awkward young man that sees him working to win her away from Edward Alcott, a professor and object of her affection.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Dan Aykroyd
1-Jul-1952   Saturday Night Live, Dr. Detroit
Jason Biggs
12-May-1978   American Pie
Colleen Camp
7-Jun-1953   Police Academy 2
Twink Caplan
25-Dec-1947   Look Who's Talking
Andy Dick
21-Dec-1965   Matthew from NewsRadio
Greg Kinnear
17-Jun-1963   Talk Soup
Andrea Martin
15-Jan-1947   SCTV cast member, 1976-81
Taylor Negron
1-Aug-1958 11-Jan-2015 The Last Boy Scout
Zak Orth
15-Oct-1970   When Trumpets Fade
Jimmi Simpson
21-Nov-1975   Lloyd Lowery on Breakout Kings
Mena Suvari
13-Feb-1979   American Beauty and American Pie
Steven Wright
6-Dec-1955   King of Wry


Jason Biggs   ...   Paul Tannek
Mena Suvari   ...   Dora Diamond
Zak Orth   ...   Adam
Tom Sadoski   ...   Chris
Jimmi Simpson   ...   Noah
Greg Kinnear   ...   Prof. Edward Alcott
Dan Aykroyd   ...   Dad
Twink Caplan   ...   Gena
Bobby Slayton   ...   Sal
Robert Miano   ...   Victor
Mollee Israel   ...   Annie
Colleen Camp   ...   Homeless Woman
Andy Dick   ...   Another City Worker
Steven Wright   ...   Panty Hose Customer
Brian Backer   ...   Doctor
Meredith Scott Lynn   ...   Dog Loving Girl
Stuart Cornfeld   ...   Foreman
Taylor Negron   ...   Photographer
Andrea Martin   ...   Professor
Scott Thomson   ...   Cell Phone Guy
Kedar Brown   ...   Jay
Catherine Black   ...   Military Jacket Girl
Rick Demas   ...   Bouncer
Sanjay Talwar   ...   Convenience Cashier
Tracy Dawson   ...   Drug Saleswoman
Carolyn Goff   ...   Kristen
Mike Beaver   ...   Boy at Concert
Richard Blackburn   ...   Security Guard
Billy Otis   ...   Prisoner
Jenny Kim   ...   Student Worker
Alison Sealy-Smith   ...   University Official
Martin Roach   ...   Veterinarian
Heidi Weeks   ...   Saks Saleswoman
Daniela Olivieri   ...   Store Tailor
Kavita Persaud   ...   Hi Ro Student
Corwin Hall   ...   Hi Ro Student
Andrew Storms   ...   Hi Ro Student
Serena Lea   ...   Hi Ro Student
Nicholas Michael Bacon   ...   Beer Store Clerk
Valerie Boyle   ...   Aunt
Colleen Reynolds   ...   Aunt
Jack Jessop   ...   Grandfather
Mallory Margel   ...   Paul's Sister
Patrick Mark   ...   Bloody Nose Guy
Tanja Jacobs   ...   Party Goer
Darrin Brown   ...   Party Goer
James Barret   ...   Guy
Robert Tinkler   ...   Bar Patron
Katherine Shekter   ...   College Girl
Robinne Fanfair   ...   College Girl
Clare Preuss   ...   College Girl
Sadie LeBlanc   ...   College Girl
Silvana Kane   ...   College Girl
Kerri Michalica   ...   College Girl
Geoffrey Antoine   ...   Coffee Counter Guy
Danny Truelove   ...   Dancing Kid
Marc McMulkin   ...   Dancing Kid
Jonathon Fernandes   ...   Dancing Kid
Tiffany Leonardo   ...   Dancing Kid


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