Plot – Paul Tannek is an university student who struggles to fit in New York because of his country boy’s manners. He has problems with his roommates and with Dora, the girl he likes, who is fond of a professor, Edward Alcott. However, Dora has some problems too, because she is flat broke, without an accommodation and the professor plays her along. The situation gets worse and worse, until the university doesn’t give Paul an interesting accommodation, where everyone would like to organize parties and where Dora would like to stay.
All actors – Jason Biggs, Mena Suvari, Zak Orth, Thomas Sadoski, Jimmi Simpson, Greg Kinnear, Dan Aykroyd, Twink Caplan, Bobby Slayton, Robert Miano, Mollie Israel, Colleen Campshow all
“Loser” Quotes 12 quotes
“I have this kind of crazy philosophy that your grades should represent your grasp of the material and not your negotiating skills - which are amazing, by the way.”
“You know how there are couples that stay together just because they feel like they can't do any better, or there are people who are sad and miserable and live alone? But then there's this microscopically teeny group of luck people who get to be with the person they're madly in love with.”
- Paul Tannek: Dora, you ever consider being in love and leaving out the "madly" part?
- Dora Diamond: Well, what's the fun in that?
“- Paul Tannek: Are you referring to the illegal drugs you disperse at parties?
- Chris: What are you talking about? What, are you gonna turn into a narc on us?”
“- Dora Diamond: It isn't ennobling, being poor. It just makes you mean.
- Paul Tannek: Yeah, that's why all the really nice people are rich.”
“Could you maintain a rod and watch Billy Crystal at the same time? Nah, don't feel bad. No one can.”