Overboard (1987)

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Joanna gets her memory back and takes off on a boat with her real husband and lifestyle,angry that Dean didnt tell her the truth about who she was and what her life was really like before she had gotton amnesia.But after living with Dean for so long while she had her memory loss,she missed him and his children very much and thought about them during the boat ride back.Dean and his sons get a boat and go after Joanna,because he really loved her too(but not at the beginning).Joanna and Dean jump off of their boats and swim to eachother to hug and kiss.Joanna leaves her real husband and joins Dean on his boat back to his home to live the rest of her life with him and his kids.On the boat they discuss marriage and having children together.They say they would love to have a little girl,since Dean alot of sons.


Factual error: This story takes place in Oregon, but the Coast Guard cutter says "Point Evans" on the stern. This boat would be dispatched from Los Angeles, California.

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Suggested correction: Point Evans is the ships actual name...below it you can see a fresh coat of white paint below it saying Elk Snout instead of its actual home port in Southern California.

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Annie: You... and the closet.
Dean Proffitt: That's right. This is me and I'm standing in front of the closet.
Annie: Something's familiar.
Dean Proffitt: Yeah, well... that's 'cause we used to do it in the closet.
Annie: Oh stop with the sex stories.

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Trivia: Director Garry Marshall appears in the film as the drummer in the band that's playing at the Fish Bowl, when Annie is looking for Dean.


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Question: I know one of the dogs is named Jackson, but what is the other name?

Answer: The other dog is called Buster.

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