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Sticky Fingers (1988)

PG-13 | | Comedy | 6 May 1988 (USA)
Two girls try hard to find job as musicians. One of them play the cello and the other the violin. They have very little money, even to pay the rent. One day a friend (who is a drug dealer) ... See full summary »

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Hattie
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Lolly
Adam Shaw ...
Jean-Marc
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Reeba
Danitra Vance ...
Evanston
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Stella
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Kitty
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Diane
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Policeman
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Eddie
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Sam
Gwen Welles ...
Marcie
Elizabeth Kemp ...
Nancy
Pierre Gautreau ...
Jake
Katherine Cortez ...
Leslie
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Two girls try hard to find job as musicians. One of them play the cello and the other the violin. They have very little money, even to pay the rent. One day a friend (who is a drug dealer) ask them to keep a bag for some days. When the girls discover that inside the bag there are $ 900,000 they decide to take a loan, and then another and another ... Written by Michel Rudoy <mdrc@hp9000a1.uam.mx>

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Only these two could turn a fortune into a misfortune

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$208,633 (USA)
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Lolly: You wanna hear something even more depressing? They don't want musicians anymore, they want people who can make a thousand noises with the push of one button.
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The end credits sway from one side to the other continually while they are scrolling up the screen. See more »

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Referenced in A Planet Comicon Panel with Helen Slater (2011) See more »

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Good Luck
Words and Music by Allison Cornell
Performed by Allison Cornell
Arranged by Dan Higgins
Produced by Gary Chang
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such a fantastic "lost" movie
26 December 2006 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

I love this film, I'm still waiting for the day when its going to be released on DVD.

such a fantastic script, well written and totally enjoyable. the characters are brilliant and the acting has some of the best comic timing I've seen in a movie ever!

Helen slater is truly a remarkable actress and Eileen Brenna is hilarious.

the one liners are to die for!

I cant stress to people enough to go and find this movie and just sit back and enjoy!

its a winner, a good 2 hour pop corn muncher filled with laughs and more laughs!

(the Jewish joke told at the end is pure gold!)


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