The Shrimp on the Barbie (1990)
Duration: 90 minuten
Alternative title: The Boyfriend from Hell
United States / New Zealand
Directed by: Michael Gottlieb and Alan Smithee
Stars: Cheech Marin, Emma Samms and Vernon Wells
IMDb score: 5,6 (1.453)
Releasedate: 31 August 1990
The Shrimp on the Barbie plot
"She's an ice-cool heiress. He's hot-to-trot. It's Desire Down Under!"
Carlos has just finished a failed acting career in show-biz and now works as a waiter in a restaurant. One evening, he meets the beautiful Alex and her boyfriend Bruce, a clumsy, dumb football player. However, Alex's father would rather see her marry another man, and Alex decides to let Carlos play her new fiancé.