I remember this movie primarily because I responded to a rather interesting advertising gimmick.
I noticed a personal ad in the local Austin TX newspaper offering a buck off with the ad.
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Online dating sites use market metaphors to match people.
It's been 25 years at least since I've seen it though, and it never seems to show up on TV where they show the same ten or fifteen movies all the time, so I can't offer any great details.
Users of an online dating service would usually provide personal information, to enable them to search the service provider's database for other individuals.
Members use criteria other members set, such as age range, gender and location.
I thought that was weird enough at the time to give it a shot.
What I remember about it was that it definitely was not a slick Hollywood product, which to me was refreshing.
Make sure to follow IMDb on Facebook and send your questions here.The movie rolls along in a relaxed way, with beautiful views of Minneapolis,, its lakes and promenades.