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Naked in New York (1993)

Naked in New York begins in the car of grown up Jake, he is talking to us about his girlfriend, Joanne, (watch for the facial expressions) and to whom you can turn to for help while facing ... See full summary »

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Jake Briggs
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Joanne White
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Chris
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Shirley, Jake's Mother
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Carl Fisher
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Elliot Price
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Helen
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Dana Coles
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Mr. Ried
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Tragedy Mask on Theater Wall
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Roman, Jake's Father
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Tammy Taylor
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Marty
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Naked in New York begins in the car of grown up Jake, he is talking to us about his girlfriend, Joanne, (watch for the facial expressions) and to whom you can turn to for help while facing life ('your parents, nyaa, I don't think so'). From there it flashes back to his memories of his parents, college, house across from a squirrel infested peanut factory, best friend, writing career and Joanne. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for sexuality and language | See all certifications »
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13 April 1994 (USA)  »

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Desnudo en Nueva York  »

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$1,038,959 (USA)
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Ralph Macchio's controversial role was chosen by his manager to "promote his popularity". See more »

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[On marriage]
Jake Briggs: I've been trying to fit it into the context of my life, you know what I mean? And life, life is... curious.
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Referenced in Serial Mom (1994) See more »

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U R The Best Thing
Performed by D:Ream
Produced by D:Ream and Tom Frederikse
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Overdone Cinematic "Tricks"
30 June 2003 | by (Olathe, KS, USA) – See all my reviews

Two good actors, Eric Stoltz and Mary-Louise Parker, are overshadowed by a poor script and poor direction. The excessive use of asides and narration, along with a poor script, make this in all a poor movie.

The plot idea is good. Two people fall in love and must decide between careers going in geographically opposite directions and their mutual attraction for each other. That's a great idea for a plot, but it just didn't play out.


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