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Totally F***ed Up (1993)

Unrated | | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 13 January 1995 (UK)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Roko Belic ...
Susan Behshid ...
Jenee Gill ...
Gilbert Luna ...
Lance May ...
Alan Boyce ...
Nicole Dillenberg ...
Johanna Went ...
Excalibur Lady
Robert McHenry ...
Andy's Trick
Brad Minnich ...
'don't touch mine' Guy
Michael Costanza ...
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Club Band (as Dan and Smith of Babyland)
Joyce Brouwers ...
Deric's Mom


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13 January 1995 (UK)  »

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$98,967 (USA)

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1.37 : 1
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Did You Know?


First part of Gregg Araki's Teenage Apocalypse Trilogy. The other two parts are The Doom Generation (1995) and Nowhere (1997). See more »


Michele: I believe in love! I mean there's gotta be something for people to cling to besides TV right?
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References The Brady Bunch (1969) See more »


Who'll Tell
Written & Performed by Coil
Published by Threshold House
Courtesy of Peter C and Geff
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28 May 2003 | by (LA, CA) – See all my reviews

I saw this film in 1995 at the ICA in London, and it blew me away - and it still does today. Mostly because it treates the characters as genuine real PEOPLE,

and without stereotypes. Even in today's age of "will and grace" crap, it still holds up as ten times more genuine.

A lot of people complain that nothing much happens - but that's what these

characters are destined to do- nothing much. They're problem is that they can't find a place to hang out, to fit in, to find others like them. They are nihilistic outcasts, and because they're gay in 1993, they're even more outcast - but

partially by themselves. This film shows this better than any film I've seen since...


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