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It's Pat (1994)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy  |  26 August 1994 (USA)
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The comedic misadventures of a person of indeterminable gender.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Chris
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Kyle Jacobsen
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Herself
Julie Hayden ...
Stacy Jacobsen
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Doctor
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Nurse
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Mrs. Riley
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Postal Supervisor
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Tippy
Jerry Tondo ...
Sushi Chef
Philip McNiven ...
Sushi Customer
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Curious Sushi Man
Kiyoko Yamaguchi ...
Curious Sushi Woman
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Strip Club Hostess
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Storyline

Pat Riley, an obnoxious busybody of undeterminable sex, meets and falls in love with Chris, a sensitive, caring person also of undeterminable sex. Their relationship suffers because Pat's a lout, and cannot decide on a direction for its life. Meanwhile, Pat's neighbor Kyle falls further and further into obsession with Pat, fascinated by its indeterminate sexuality. Written by James Meek <james@oz.net>

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Rated PG-13 for bizarre gender-related humor | See all certifications »

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26 August 1994 (USA)  »

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It's Pat: The Movie  »

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$60,822 (USA)
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Trivia

A scene in the film explains Pat's sex with Japanese subtitles. It then had a worker walking in front of the subtitles while vacuuming so that Pat's sex could not be determined by viewers. When shown on television now the subtitles are no longer included. See more »

Goofs

At the beginning of the movie, Mrs. Riley's obstetrician tells her she is the mother of a 7-1/2 pound baby. The birth certificate Pat shows Kyle later in the film displays a birth weight of 8 pounds, 2 ounces. See more »

Quotes

Chris: I find everything about you... endlessly fascinating.
Pat Riley: Join the club!
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Crazy Credits

During the closing credits, audio of Kathy Griffin and Kyle is heard. Kathy is now back on her radio show and one of her callers turns out to be Kyle, whose obsession with Pat has now caused him to become a cross-dresser. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Riding with Death (1997) See more »

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You're the Best Thing That Ever Happened to Me
Written by James Weatherly
Performed by Gladys Knight & The Pips (as Gladys Knight and The Pips)
Courtesy of Buddah Records
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A misunderstood comedy
3 February 2005 | by (At bar drinking with Zap) – See all my reviews

This is definitely one of the most misunderstood comedies of all time. I believe that people wen't into the theater with the intention of laughing their behinds off. I know I did, I mean after all, this was a great skit on "Saturday Night Live" wasn't it? Unfortunately the answer is that it wasn't a funny enough skit on SNL to actually be considered reasonably for use as a full-length feature. Therefore, I must re-state that this film is just totally misunderstood as a comedy film... Probably because it is single-handedly the most mortifying horror movie of all time. Never have I been so scared, so afraid, so frozen in fear. Watch this one, and you'll scream what I did at the top of my lungs during the climax scene: "GOD HELP US ALL!!!!!" 2 out of 10 stars.


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