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HouseSitter is a 1992 comedy movie starring Steve Martin, Goldie Hawn and Dana Delany. It was directed by Frank Oz. See also: 1991 in film, other events of 1992, 1993 in film, list of years in film. Events January 12 - HAL 9000 is activated, the computer in the movie 2001: A Space Odyssey (fictional event: date taken from the film) Top grossing films Aladdin Home Alone 2: Lost in New... A comedy film is a film laced with humor or that may seek to provoke laughter from the audience. ... Steve Martin (right) with Scooter, on The Muppet Show Stephen Glenn Martin (born August 14, 1945) is an American comedian, writer, producer, actor, musician and composer born in Waco, Texas and raised in Orange County, California. ... Hawn in the 1972 movie Butterflies Are Free Goldie Jeanne Hawn (born Goldie Studlendgehawn on November 21, 1945 in Washington, D.C.) is an actress who began her career as one of the regular cast members on the 1960s sketch comedy show Laugh-In. ... Dana Welles Delany (born March 13, 1956 in New York City, New York) is an American film, stage, and television actress. ... The film director, on the right, gives last minute direction to the cast and crew, whilst filming a costume drama on location in London. ... Richard Frank Oznowicz (born May 25, 1944), better known as Frank Oz, is a film director, actor and puppeteer. ...


Newton Davis (Martin) is an up-and-coming architect. After building his dream house for himself and his longtime girlfriend (Delany), he is crushed when she refuses to marry him. Subsequently, unable to bring himself to live in the house, he is stuck with a house and debt he cannot afford. Architect at his drawing board, 1893 An architect is a person involved in the art of planning, designing and overseeing the construction of buildings, or more generally, the designer of a scheme or plan. ...

One night at a Hungarian restaurant, he meets Gwen Phillips (Hawn), a waitresss at the restaurant. He spills out his sob story and draws a picture of the house on a napkin. He is so open at this point because he beleives she cannot speak English. Later when he runs into her outside the restaurant, he learns she actually can speak English. They have a nice talk, a walk, and end up spending the night together. Toms Diner, a restaurant in New York familiarized by Suzanne Vega and the television sitcom Seinfeld A restaurant is an establishment that serves prepared food and beverages to be consumed on the premises. ... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ...

The next morning at Gwen's apartment, Newton has disappeared. But he unnintentionally left behind the drawing of his house. Having mentioned the town where he built the cottage, Gwen takes a bus ride out to see the home. Knowing no one lives there, she decides to take up residence in the empty domicile. The rest of the movie revolves around this premise. Gwen is living in Newton's house—at first without his knowledge—and claims to be his wife. Newton finally discovers what Gwen has done, and is furious at first. However, he decides to use Gwen's ability to lie believably in order to win his girlfriend back. Antisocial personality disorder (APD) is a personality disorder which is often characterised by antisocial and impulsive behaviour. ...

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