The Pick-up Artist

The Pick-up Artist

Title: The Pick-up Artist

Release: 1987

Rating: 5.2

Language: English

Country: USA

Runtime: 81

Genre: Action,Comedy,Crime,Drama,Romance

The Pick-up Artist

Release 1987
Rating 5.2
Language English
Country USA
Runtime 81
Genre Action,Comedy,Crime,Drama,Romance



In New York City, Jack Jericho, an elementary school teacher who lives with and takes care of his ailing grandmother Nellie, is a bit of a scammer, most notably demonstrated by he continually rehearsing his corny pick-up line in front of the mirror. Along with his good looking but slightly broken down vintage red Camaro convertible and his surface charm, Jack scours the streets for women he is attracted to to use his well-rehearsed pick-up line, he asking the important questions, such as marital status of his potential conquests, after the fact if he asks at all, the answers to which he doesn't really care. These pick-ups work a small percentage of the time, which is good enough for him as he collects his conquests' telephone numbers written down on a well-worn piece of paper he carries around with him at all times. Jack eventually uses his pick-up routine on two women he spies at a nightclub associated with who he will learn is mobster Alonzo Scolara. The first is Lulu, Alonzo's dumb...

Director :

James Toback

Writer :

James Toback

Actors :

... Randy Jensen

... Jack Jericho

... Flash Jensen

... Phil Harper

... Alonzo Scolara

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