Milk Money (1994)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  31 August 1994 (USA)
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Young Frank and his pals get an idea for the ultimate in excitement. They decide to pool their savings, bicycle to the nearby Big City, and hire some woman of the streets to strip for them.... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Patrick Carter ...
Cash the Pimp
Jerry the Pope
Brian Christopher ...
Kevin Clean
Kevin Scannell ...
Mr. Clean
Amanda Sharkey ...
Mrs. Fetch
Katie Powell ...
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Young Frank and his pals get an idea for the ultimate in excitement. They decide to pool their savings, bicycle to the nearby Big City, and hire some woman of the streets to strip for them. Things do not work out that simply, but they do meet V, a Hooker With A Heart Of Gold, who ends up giving them a ride home. Soon she is living in Frank's treehouse, unbeknownst to Frank's widowed father Tom, who thinks she is one of Frank's teachers. Soon, however, the evil Waltzer comes looking for V. Written by Reid Gagle

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You can't get enough of a good thing... But first you have to find it.


Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexual themes and situations involving adolescents | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

31 August 1994 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dugipénz  »

Box Office


$18,137,661 (USA)

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


Jonathan Jackson screen-tested for the role of Frank Wheeler. See more »


When Frank draws the female reproductive system on V's leotard, the drawing is different in close shots and long shots. See more »


Frank Wheeler: My mother died before I was born.
V: I don't think that's possible.
Frank Wheeler: Okay she had me first and then she died right after.
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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: 42nd Street Forever, Volume 1 (2013) See more »


Money (That's All I Want)
by Berry Gordy & Janie Bradford
Performed by Barrett Strong
Courtesy of Motown Record Company L.P:
by arrangement with PolyGram Special Markets
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some things we milk for all that they're worth
5 September 2006 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

I saw "Milk Money" when I was eleven; much of what happens in the movie is the sort of stuff that would make any eleven-year-old boy think "!" Looking back on it, I still think that it was pretty funny, but was it the most mature movie? No, and it doesn't pretend to be. I read somewhere that this movie was sexist; I wouldn't know one way or the other. All that I interpreted was that the movie was a nice, horny excuse to have fun. Richard Benjamin has proved himself to be quite capable as a director, and this adds to that.

I know, the prostitute-with-a-heart-of-gold context is a cliché, but this is a comedy, so it passes. And believe you me, this V (Melanie Griffith) is definitely a V for vendetta! Also starring Ed Harris, Malcolm McDowell, Casey Siemaszko, and a very young Anne Heche. Really entertaining, especially the report on the female reproductive system.

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