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There's no such thing as an overnight success. Brantley Foster took two weeks.


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John Pankow, Christopher Murney, Gerry Bamman, Fred Gwynne, Carol Ann Susi, Elizabeth Franz, Drew Snyder, Susan Kellerman, Bill Fagerbakke Update Cast

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Vera Prescott: "Love is love. But business is business..."
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Howard Prescott: "You sons of bitches don't have a half a brain between you!

I'm looking at a 300 million dollar deficit here because you idiots didn't anticipate the needs of a changing market!"
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Vera Prescott: "Love. I don't mean love as in two star-crossed virginettes running through the clover. Nothing icky like that.

I'm a practical woman. You should be a practical man. If you just let me, I could steer you through these shark-infested waters of this stupid company just like I steered Howard..."
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Howard Prescott: "Look, you have got to drop this incessant innocence.

Life is harsh and ugly, and only the strong survive.

Or didn't they teach you that at Harvard?"
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Brantley: I've done a lot of stupid things...

Christy: I bet you have.

Brantley: - But I have never...

Christy: - Ever?

Brantley: EVER... Been involved with a married man.
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Vera Prescott: That was a very expensive vase, you bitch.

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