MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 6,853 this week

Forty Deuce (1982)

5.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.6/10 from 133 users  
Reviews: 5 user | 3 critic

A young hustler tries to get drug money by selling a boy to a middle-aged man; his plans are disrupted when the kid dies.

Director:

Writers:

(play), (screenplay)
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 57 titles
created 27 Oct 2011
 
a list of 30 titles
created 31 Mar 2012
 
a list of 1259 titles
created 04 Jan 2013
 
a list of 78 titles
created 20 Jan 2013
 
a list of 2504 titles
created 20 Jan 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Forty Deuce" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Forty Deuce (1982)

Forty Deuce (1982) on IMDb 5.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Forty Deuce.
1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

L'Amour (1973)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Donna and Jane are two American hippies, searching for sex and romance in Paris but, mainly, rich husbands. Eventually, Donna finds a perfume industrialist, Michael, who wishes to marry her... See full summary »

Directors: Paul Morrissey, Andy Warhol
Stars: Michael Sklar, Donna Jordan, Max Delys
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

10-year-old Harriet dreams of leaving her home, where she doesn't feel she's needed by her mother and sister Gwen. When her mother dies in a car accident, she really starts to make plans ... See full summary »

Director: Timothy Hutton
Stars: Evan Rachel Wood, Kevin Bacon, Mary Stuart Masterson
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Dan and Lorie are journalists working in the same office. More often than not they have opposing view of the issue in question. Deciding that this is hot stuff, a television producer gives ... See full summary »

Directors: Ken Kwapis, Marisa Silver
Stars: Kevin Bacon, Elizabeth Perkins, Nathan Lane
Mister Roberts (TV Movie 1984)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Set aboard a navy cargo ship during World War II, this comedic drama follows Lt. Doug Roberts (Robert Hays, Airplane!), who battles boredom and a tyrannical captain to the admiration of Ensign Pulver, Doc, and the crew.

Director: Melvin Bernhardt
Stars: Robert Hays, Kevin Bacon, Raye Birk
Diner (1982)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A group of college-age buddies struggle with their imminent passage into adulthood in 1959 Baltimore.

Director: Barry Levinson
Stars: Steve Guttenberg, Mickey Rourke, Kevin Bacon
Flesh (1968)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A man desperate for money and no income, turns prostitute and interplays with a variety of clients and hustlers.

Director: Paul Morrissey
Stars: Joe Dallesandro, Geraldine Smith, Patti D'Arbanville
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Udo Kier is without a doubt the sickliest of vampires in any director's interpretation of the Bram Stoker tale. Count Dracula knows that if he fails to drink a required amount of pure ... See full summary »

Director: Paul Morrissey
Stars: Joe Dallesandro, Udo Kier, Vittorio De Sica
Comedy | Crime | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

A Sherlock Holmes spoof about a family that has been haunted for years by the curse of a horrible hound.

Director: Paul Morrissey
Stars: Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, Spike Milligan
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A Boston probation's officer becomes obsessed with a troubled eighteen year old girl. Efforts to reach her are stymied by events in her past and is ultimately revealed to be an incestuous relationship with her father.

Director: Jan Egleson
Stars: John Savage, Tracy Pollan, Roxanne Hart
Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Walter Schlomann
Stars: Kevin Bacon, Elya Baskin, James Doohan
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Paul Morrissey
Stars: Demian Gabriel, Nicole LaLiberte, Viva
Action | Comedy | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A computer hacker uses his high-tech skills to get into personal computers, and from their into their homes. His sister is the only chance the world has of stopping him.

Director: Paul Morrissey
Stars: Gino Marrocco, Derek Nolan, Camilla Scott
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Mr. Roper
...
Ricky
Mark Keyloun ...
Blow
...
Crank
...
Mitchell
Harris Laskawy ...
Augie
John Ford Noonan ...
John Anthony (as John Noonan)
Meade Roberts ...
Old John
Yukio Yamamoto ...
Street Hustler
Rudy DeBellis ...
Toilet John
Steve Steinlauf ...
Man on Phone
Susan Blond ...
Escort
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Carol Jean Lewis ...
Black Woman
Bo Rucker
Edit

Storyline

A young hustler tries to get drug money by selling a boy to a middle-aged man; his plans are disrupted when the kid dies. Written by <gbarwis@origin.ea.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

boy | drugs | hustler | mirror | jeans | See All (56) »

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

17 November 1982 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Negyven-egyenlő  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

References The Hottest Show in Town (1974) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Wanna see the seedy part of NEW YORK?
12 October 2000 | by (Edmonton, Ab.) – See all my reviews

Forty-Deuce is about street hustling, dope pushin, addicts that live in and around the notorious 42 st. Area in N.Y. during the early 80's when it was the most sleaziest. Anyone mourning the demise of the grimy 42nd st. will want to check out this ragged slice-of-lowlife directed by the one and only Paul Morrissey. This movie was based on the off broadway play by Alan Bowne. Kevin Bacon who was in the play, recreates his Obie winning role of Rickey, A greasy haired, dealer/junkie who enjoys passing out in the Port Authority mens room. When he's not nodding off, his mouth doesn't stop, with some of the raunchiest, racist dialogue imaginable. Events turn heavy when a naked 12 year old runaway turns up in a hotel room bed, and Rickey comes up with idiotic plan to make a few extra bucks. He convinces a wealthy john that he accidentally killed the kid (the john played magnificantly by Orson Bean). The second half of the Film is the most interesting when the screen splits in two to show the multiple action taking place in the cramped hotel room for the grand finale. This film contains several solid performances, colorful monologues, a believable stench of the city, and warholesque experimental shooting makes this one of Morrissey's memorable films ever.


11 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Forty Deuce (1982) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?