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A motion picture that celebrates the art of survival, the gift of laughter and the miracle of friendship.
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Jane is a night club singer, out of work. Robin is a quirky real estate agent looking for a ride-share to accompany her to California... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Whoopi Goldberg ... Jane

Mary-Louise Parker ... Robin

Drew Barrymore ... Holly

Matthew McConaughey ... Abe

James Remar ... Alex

Billy Wirth ... Nick

Anita Gillette ... Elaine

Dennis Boutsikaris ... Massarelli

Estelle Parsons ... Louise

Amy Aquino ... Anna

Stan Egi ... Henry

Stephen Gevedon ... Johnny Figgis / Jane's Band

Amy Ray ... Indigo Girl
Emily Saliers ... Indigo Girl

Jude Ciccolella ... Jerry

Gedde Watanabe ... Steve (as Gede Watanabe)

Jon Seda ... Pete (as Jonathan Seda)
Mimi Toro ... Carrie

Lori Alan ... Girl with Attitude

Mary Anne McGarry ... Dr. Newbauer (as Mary Ann McGarry)
Michael Storm ... Tommy
Danielle Shuman ... Young Robin
Julian Neil ... Nightclub Owner

Niecy Nash ... Woman at Diner
Ted Zurkowski ... Drug Buyer
Jill C. Klein ... Waitress (as Jill Klein)
Marnie Crossen ... Nurse

Aaron Lustig ... Judge
Terri White ... Female Guard
George Georgiadis ... Cab Driver
Cheryl A. Kelly ... Hotel Clerk
Adria Contreras ... Mary Todd (5 Months)
Malika Edwards ... Mary Todd (10 Months)

Pablo Espinosa ... New Mexico Police
Kevin La Presle ... New Mexico Police
John F. Manfredonia ... Obstetrician (as Dr. John F. Manfredonia)
James Shuffield ... Gynecologist (as Dr. James Shuffield)
Thomas Kevin Danaher ... Tuscon Police
Richard Lowell McDole ... Tuscon Police
Don Hewitt ... Tow Truck Driver
Andy Duppin ... Tow Truck Driver
Alan Mirikitani ... Jane's Band
Joe Pyles ... Jane's Band
Worthy Davis ... Jane's Band
Joshua Segal ... Indigo Girls' Band (as Josh Segal)
Breta La Von ... Indigo Girls' Band
Patrice Jones ... Indigo Girls' Band
Tito Larriva ... Indigo Girls' Band
Gary Montemer ... Indigo Girls' Band
Vernon Francisco ... Desert Suns Band
Fidelis Manuel ... Desert Suns Band
Sylvester Oliver ... Desert Suns Band
Benedict Martinez ... Desert Suns Band
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Joseph Alfieri ... Bartender (voice)

Priscilla Cory ... Pretty Girl in Audience (uncredited)
Margaret Dane ... Party guest (uncredited)

E.M. Fredric ... Pretty Girl Dancing in Bar (uncredited)
Keith Jefferson ... Police Officer (uncredited)

Colin O'Herlihy ... Punk Band Manager (uncredited)
Dorothy Ann Puzo ... Woman in Bar (uncredited)

Johnny Sanchez ... (uncredited)

Directed by
Herbert Ross 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Don Roos (written by)

Produced by
Patricia Karlan .... executive producer
Russ Kavanaugh .... associate producer
Patrick McCormick .... co-producer
Arnon Milchan .... producer
Steven Reuther .... producer
Don Roos .... executive producer
Herbert Ross .... producer
 
Original Music by
David Newman 
 
Cinematography by
Donald E. Thorin (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Michael R. Miller 
 
Casting by
Hank McCann 
 
Production Design by
Ken Adam 
 
Art Direction by
William F. O'Brien 
 
Set Decoration by
Rick Simpson 
 
Costume Design by
Gloria Gresham 
 
Makeup Department
Fern Buchner .... key makeup artist
Angel De Angelis .... key hair stylist (as Angel DeAngelis)
Jene Fielder .... body makeup
Michael Germain .... key makeup artist
Robert Hallowell II .... additional hair stylist
Craig Lyman .... makeup artist
Candace Neal .... additional hair stylist
Julia L. Walker .... hair stylist: Whoopi Goldberg (as Julia Walker)
Linda Williams .... additional hair stylist
Christine M. Guararra .... assistant hair stylist (uncredited)
Loretta James-Demasi .... additional makeup artist (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Tom Briggs .... production supervisor
Carl Clifford .... unit production manager: New York and Pittsburgh
Patrick McCormick .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Nandi Bowe .... second assistant director
William M. Connor .... second second assistant director: New York and Pittsburgh (as Bill Conner)
David M. Dunlap .... second unit director
Adam Greenhaus .... DGA trainee: New York and Pittsburgh
Hilbert Hakim .... second assistant director
Barry K. Thomas .... first assistant director (as Barry Thomas)
 
Art Department
Scott M. Anderson .... assistant property master
James R. Bayliss .... set designer (as James Bayliss)
Charley Beal .... art director: New York and Pittsburgh (as Charlie Beal)
Barry Bedig .... property master
Stephen Myles Berger .... set designer (as Stephen Berger)
Eric Bilson .... property assistant (as Eric J. Bilson)
Vincent Borrelli .... scenic artist
David B. Brenner .... construction coordinator (as David Brenner)
Sharleen Bright .... stand-by painter
Helen Britten .... set decorating buyer: Tucson
Paul Bucciarelli .... set dresser
Rick Butler .... assistant art director: New York and Pittsburgh
Randy L. Childs .... propmaker
Vicki Dittemore .... drapery
Jann K. Engel .... set designer
Renee Faia .... art department coordinator
Christine Gardyasz .... assistant set decorator: New York and Pittsburgh
Eileen Garrigan .... charge scenic
Robert Griffon Jr. .... property master: New York and Pittsburgh
Daniel K. Grosso .... assistant to lead man: New York and Pittsburgh (as Daniel Grosso)
Christopher Hayes .... set dresser: Tucson
Julia G. Hickman .... art department coordinator: New York and Pittsburgh
Mike Higelmire .... lead man
Tom Hrupcho .... paint supervisor
Kenneth J. Kellers .... lead man: Pittsburgh
Larry D. Koszakovszky .... set dresser
Gary Kudroff .... set dresser
Gary Marvis .... propmaker gangboss
John McDonnell .... assistant property master: New York and Pittsburgh
Luigi Mugavero .... set dresser (as Luigi S. Mugavero)
David J. Negron .... storyboard artist (as David J. Negron Sr.)
Rick Neilsen .... set dresser: New York and Pittsburgh
Paul Penley .... set dresser
Raymond M. Samitz .... construction coordinator: New York and Pittsburgh (as Ray Samitz)
John Schoppa Jr. .... set dresser: New York and Pittsburgh
Debra Schutt .... set decorator: New York and Pittsburgh
John A. Scott III .... set dresser
Karl Swauger .... propmaker
Chris Vogt .... set dresser: New York and Pittsburgh
Ronald T. Vonblomberg .... set dresser: New York and Pittsburgh
Dave Weinman .... lead man: New York and Pittsburgh
Joan Winters .... graphic designer
Michael Zansky .... scenic chargeman: New York and Pittsburgh
Andrea Cantrell .... props (uncredited)
Richard Bryan Douglas .... carpenter (uncredited)
D.A. Zingelewicz .... painter (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
David Franklin Bergad .... first assistant sound editor (as David Bergad)
Mark Berger .... supervising re-recording mixer
Peter Bergren .... temp sound effects editor
Sara Bolder .... dialogue editor
Lindakay Brown .... assistant sound editor (as LindaKay Brown)
Joan E. Chapman .... dialogue editor
Jeff Courtie .... adr engineer
Tobin Davis .... assistant sound editor
Francesca Dodd .... assistant sound editor
Patrick Dodd .... dialogue editor
Richard Duarte .... foley engineer
Larry Ellena .... post-production sound recordist
Ernie Fosselius .... sound effects editor
Marjorie L. Hagar .... foley editor
Mark Levinson .... dialogue editor
Scott Levitin .... dialogue editor
Linda Lew .... foley recordist
Harrison D. Marsh .... boom operator
Kyrsten Mate .... assistant sound editor (as Kyrsten Comoglio)
Jeremy Molod .... foley recordist
Jennifer Myers .... foley artist
John Nutt .... supervising sound editor
Margie O'Malley .... foley artist
Dawn Oltman .... assistant sound editor
Jenny Oznowicz .... assistant sound editor
Philip Rogers .... sound recordist
Michael Semanick .... sound effects recordist
Michael Silvers .... sound effects editor
Daniel Sperry .... stereo sound consultant: Dolby
Douglas Tourtelot .... cableman: New York and Pittsburgh (as Doug Tourtelot)
Maia Veres .... assistant sound editor
Jennifer L. Ware .... sound effects editor (as Jennifer Ware)
Jeff Watts .... dialogue editor
James E. Webb .... sound mixer (as Jim Webb)
Mary Works .... assistant sound editor
Marilyn S. Zalkan .... assistant sound editor (as Marilyn Zalkan)
Daniel Kent .... boom operator (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Connie Brink .... special effects: New York and Pittsburgh (as Conrad Brink)
Dale L. Martin .... special effects
Joe Quinlivan .... special effects assistant
 
Stunts
Phil Neilson .... stunt coordinator
Kym Washington .... stunt double
 
Camera and Electrical Department
John Bertram .... grip
Mike Bonnaud .... electrician
James F. Boyle .... gaffer (as Jim Boyle)
David Burnett .... electrician
Brian 'Buzz' Buzzelli .... grip
A. Anthony Cappello .... second assistant camera: New York and Pittsburgh (as Anthony Cappello)
Jorgen Christenen .... rigging electrician
Steve Comesky .... electrician: New York and Pittsburgh
Doug Dalisera .... electrician: New York and Pittsburgh (as Doug Delisara)
Jerry DeBlau .... gaffer: New York and Pittsburgh
Wayne L. Duncan .... grip (as Wayne Duncan)
David M. Dunlap .... additional photographer (as David Dunlap)
David M. Dunlap .... camera operator: New York and Pittsburgh
Richie Ford .... rigging gaffer
Ron Goodman .... helicopter camera operator
Richard Guinness Jr. .... dolly grip: New York and Pittsburgh (as Richard Guiness)
Jeff Hand .... first assistant camera: New York and Pittsburgh
Suzanne Hanover .... still photographer
Paul Kinghan .... electrician: New York and Pittsburgh
Sal Lanza .... grip: New York and Pittsburgh
Al LaVerde .... key grip (as Alexander LaVerde)
David Lee .... still photographer: New York and Pittsburgh
J. Michael Marlett .... electrician (as Jerry Marlett)
Michael Martinez .... camera loader
Dick Mingalone .... camera operator: New York and Pittsburgh
Richard C. Montgomery Jr. .... grip: New York and Pittsburgh (as Richard Montgomery)
Fred Muller .... best boy electric: New York and Pittsburgh
Edward R. Nedin .... best boy electric
Patrick B. O'Brien .... second assistant camera: New York and Pittsburgh (as Patrick O'Brien)
John Panuccio .... best boy grip: New York and Pittsburgh (as Jack Pannuccio)
Michael Papadapolous .... electrician: New York and Pittsburgh (as Michael Papadopolous)
Paul Plannette .... second assistant camera (as Paul Planette)
Darrin C. Porter .... electrician (as Darrin Porter)
Robert T. Prate .... grip: New York and Pittsburgh (as Robert Prate)
Tom Prate .... key grip: New York and Pittsburgh (as Tommy Prate Jr.)
Frederic J. Smith .... camera operator
John M. Stephens .... additional photographer
Ty Suehiro .... best boy grip
Nick Tallo .... grip
Donald E. Thorin Jr. .... first assistant camera (as Donald Thorin Jr.)
Jeffrey Thorin .... first assistant camera: "b" camera (as Jeffrey S. Thorin)
Clarence Tindell .... grip
Clay H. Wilson .... dolly grip (as Clay Wilson)
Pat Dames .... grip (uncredited)
Gregory L. Edwards .... grip (uncredited)
Randell L. Rowlett .... electrician: Tucson (uncredited)
Kurt E. Soderling .... assistant camera (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Staci A. Blagovich .... extras casting: New York and Pittsburgh (as Staci Blagovich)
Sylvia Fay .... extras casting: New York and Pittsburgh
Barbara Harris .... adr voice casting
William Kapfer .... extras casting
Kate Kennedy .... location casting: Tuscon
Mark Kaufmann .... extras casting assistant (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Laurie Buehler .... seamstress: New York and Pittsburgh
Amanda Chamberlin .... costumer (as Mandy Chamberlin)
Diane Collins .... costumer
Joe Diaz .... costumer (as Joe Diaz Jr.)
Kevin P. Faherty .... costumer: New York and Pittsburgh (as Kevin Faherty)
Irene Ferrari .... costumer: New York and Pittsburgh
Blanca Garcia .... set costumer
Adrienne Manhan .... set costumer
Linda Matthews .... key wardrobe supervisor: women
Nava R. Sadan .... costumer
Raquel Stewart .... set costumer
Chuck Velasco .... key wardrobe supervisor: men
 
Editorial Department
Randy Bricker .... assistant editor
Susan Demskey-Horiuchi .... assistant editor (as Susan Demskey)
Richard Friedlander .... assistant editor: New York and Pittsburgh
Mo Henry .... negative cutter
Bob Kaiser .... color timer
Christy Richmond .... assistant editor
Eric Whitfield .... assistant editor
Chris Jackson .... assistant editor (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Chris Boardman .... orchestrator
Sally Boldt .... location production music editor
David Campbell .... arranger, orchestrator, conductor
Clive Davis .... executive soundtrack producer
Sandy DeCrescent .... music contractor
George Doering .... musician
Robert Fernandez .... music scoring mixer (as Bobby Fernandez)
Scott Healy .... musician
J.J. Holiday .... musician
Jo Ann Kane .... music copyist (as JoAnn Kane)
Tom Kramer .... music editor
Mitchell Leib .... music supervisor
Joel Moss .... production music producer
David Newman .... orchestrator
Seth Riggs .... vocal consultant
Robert Schaper .... music re-recordist (as Bob Schaper)
Steven L. Smith .... music preparation
Hope Sugarman .... production music coordinator (as Hope Stolley Sugarman)
James Thatcher .... musician: french horn
Jimmy Vivino .... production music producer
 
Transportation Department
Ted Basso .... production van driver operator
Timothy Bolt .... camera car driver
Peter R. Chittell .... transportation captain (as Peter Chitell)
Brian Hartman .... transportation
Richard Holston .... transportation captain: New York and Pittsburgh
Michael Hyde .... transportation coordinator: New York and Pittsburgh (as Mike Hyde)
Bill McLaren .... transportation coordinator
Rocky Reed .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
Jessica Abrams .... assistant production coordinator: Pittsburgh
Katherine Agard .... assistant: Mr. Reuther
Elizabeth W. Alexander .... associate to producer
Scott M. Anderson .... asst. prop master
Ray Angelic .... production assistant: New York
Sonia Apodaca .... production secretary (as Sonia Apodaca-Harms)
David M. Atkinson .... assistant cost estimator (as David Atkinson)
Shauna Beal .... assistant: Mr. Milchan
Janey Bergam .... assistant: Ms. Parker (as Janey L. Bergam)
Jeffrey T. Bernstein .... production assistant (as Jeff Bernstein)
B.J. Bjorkman .... script supervisor
Cheri Bloodworth .... shopper: New York and Pittsburgh
Jason Bogard .... assistant accountant
Lisa Bradley .... production coordinator: Pittsburgh
James Bradney .... production coordinator: New York
Jennifer Campbell .... assistant production coordinator
Ray Cervenak .... security captain
Mark Cottrell .... location scout (as Mark Cotrell)
Darragh Croyle .... production assistant
Bonnie Daniels .... production controller
Richard Davis Jr. .... location manager
Ross C. Day .... location scout (as Ross Day)
Robert Edgar .... production assistant: New York (as Robert C. Edgar)
Joe Everett .... unit publicist
Wayne Fitzgerald .... title designer
Giela Fredman .... assistant accountant
Kim Greitzer .... assistant: Ms. Barrymore
Amy Grove .... assistant location manager: Pittsburgh (as Amy L. Grove)
Diane Gutterud .... production coordinator: Tucson
Andrea Guy .... production assistant
Alexis Hayes .... production secretary
Rupert Hemmings .... production assistant
Trish Hofmann .... research assistant: New York and Pittsburgh
Ron Holder .... assistant: Ms. Goldberg
Joe Hopkins .... assistant cost estimator
Scott Hornbacher .... location supervisor: New York and Pittsburgh
Rachel Hudgins .... assistant: Mr. Reuther
Jody Hummer .... assistant location manager
J. David Jones .... helicopter pilot
Julie Jones .... production accountant
Jamie Kehoe .... craft service (as James Kehoe)
Brendan Kennedy .... production assistant
Linda Klein .... medical technical advisor
Paul Kramer .... assistant location manager: New York
Maggie Kusik .... assistant accountant: New York and Pittsburgh
Ernie Liberati .... location scout: New York
Jim McCarthy .... post-production accountant
Maureen McComsey .... assistant production coordinator: New York
Steven W. McKinney .... key office production assistant
Rob Mecarini .... production assistant: New York
Monica Melvin-Fratkin .... production coordinator
Ruben Moreno .... folkloric dance coordinator
Steve Parys .... location scout
Keith Popely .... location production assistant
Antonia Proscia .... assistant accountant: New York and Pittsburgh
Luke M. Quinnan .... location production assistant
Audrey Rapoport .... production assistant
Patty Reid .... assistant: Mr. Milchan
Jodi Reiner .... production assistant
Diane Salzberg .... assistant: Mr. Ross
Steve Sass .... helicopter assistant
Steve Sass .... technician
Thaddaeus Scheel .... location scout: Pittsburgh
Margaret L. Schlaifer .... studio teacher
Eleva Singleton .... production assistant
Drew Smith .... caterer
Brian Keith Solomon .... location production assistant (as Brian Solomon)
Jason Sonner .... production assistant: New York
Patrick Stapleton .... assistant cost estimator
Scott Stravitz .... medic on-location
William S. Turchyn II .... production assistant (as William Turchyn II)
R. Dale VanBatenburg .... set medic: Pittsburgh
Oscar Villella .... choreographer: Ballet Aztec
Katreniah L. Washington .... production assistant: New York (as Katreniah Washington)
Gary R. Wordham .... key office production assistant (as Gary Wordham)
Kathleen Corgan .... location assistant (uncredited)
Christopher Diliscia .... projectionist (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Howard Jeffrey .... in memory of
Michael Peters .... in memory of
 

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Rated R for strong language and some sexuality
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115 min
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As the part of Holly hadn't been cast, Whoopi Goldberg suggested her close personal friend, Drew Barrymore. The two have been friends since Barrymore visited the set of The Color Purple (1985) in 1985.See more »
Goofs:
Errors made by characters (possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): When Robin is trying to inform Holly that her boyfriend is dead she writes "MORTE" on the window and tells it is French for dead. In French, "morte" means a woman is dead and "mort" is used when a man has died.See more »
Quotes:
Jane:...Do you miss it?
Robin:What?
Jane:Sex.
Robin:Yeah, I do... You know what's weird? You never know the last time you sleep with somebody it's the last time. You're thinking: "Oh, we got problems, we got work to do," you know, but you never think... and then you break up and a month later you look back and you go: "Oh, that was it." That Tuesday or Friday or whenever, and you wished you paid attention because it was the last time... Well.
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18 out of 25 people found the following review useful.
A motion picture that celebrates the art of survival, the gift of laughter and the miracle of friendship., 19 May 2003
Author: Old Joe from Hamilton, Australia

'Boys on the side' is a very touching movie that looks essentially at what it means to be a woman, trapped inside a man's world. It also shows that friends really do stick together, through thick and thin. With the three leading ladies in roles that are really well written, here is a classy 'chick flick', that one guy really likes. It also looks into what it means to be sick, which I have been no stranger too, either....

Three women sharing a car going west, team up in this winning celebration of camaraderie, caring and friendship which quickly becomes a family, in 'Boys on the Side'. One is a wisecracking club singer, one is a finicky real-estate agent and one is a free spirit. Each has secrets to reveal, strengths to impart and vital moments of self-discovery awaiting. Now is their time.

What a fine cast for such a dramatic movie. The three main girls in 'Boys on the side' include the 'lesbo' Jane (Whoppi Goldberg), Robin (well acted by the talented Mary-Louise Parker), who is being helped to drive across America by Jane, and the fun loving and partly liberated Holly (Drew Barrymore). All these women are amazing in their roles.

I love how Jane stands up for herself and her sexuality, in addition to the fine music she can sing. Robin is a girl hiding a big secret, but we are aware that her life has not been an easy ride, which seems ironic, because of what the movie shows. Then what Holly is enduring, is quite staggering, being involved with a brutal man, Nick (Billy Wirth), that no woman should have to put up with. It is Holly's great personality and character that turn these best friends into a very close-nit family. Her situation is not as easy as it seems either.

While men are not talked about in a very good light in the film, we do see some men that are decent to these women. Robin admits to having a thing for barman, and on the road trip she meets up with Alex (James Remar) a caring barman, who is really hooked on Robin. The way their relationship goes is an interesting aspect of the movie. James had an interesting character in HBO's 'Sex and the city'. Holly, with such a bubbly personality meets a cop cutely named Abe Lincoln (Matthew McConaughey). He dearly loves Holly, wants her as his wife, so she can live a life that can be happy and trouble-free. I am interested in seeing McConaughey's latest film, titled 'How to lose a guy in 10 days'.

The director of BOTS was Hebert Ross (from the brilliant 80's movie, Steel Magnolias). He is a very game sort of director, and does not shrug away from any of the important issues within the film. I love how he brought out the movie's main themes of sex and sexuality (gay and straight), the empowerment of women, friendship, sickness, humour and what it means to be a family.

But the movie's story was also a highlight from where I viewed it. Written by Don Roos, it was very touching and emotional, but also holds a large amount of subtle, clever humour. The way he wrote the three main characters was terrific, with them all having very different situations for us to learn about. This I believe allows us to fall in love with each one of them. The use of quick flashbacks is another aspect that was well written into the screenplay by Roo's as were some of the lines in BOTS, which are unforgettable. Lines like when Holly asks Robin at the dinner table, `We're you?' in reference to her and Jane having a sexual relationship, the next few lines are great. The title of the film was well thought up, considering the line that Robin's mother says to her daughter, `You can't fight nature, God knows you women keep trying, treating your men like side dishes, stick a fork in when needed, just like men used to treat us.' That line is basically what the film is all about.

Another great part to this film was its soundtrack. It was not only clever to incorporate it via one of the movie's characters, that of Jane, it makes the whole movie all the more compelling. Whoppi Goldberg and Mary Louise Parker sing a fine solo of the Roy Orbison classic, 'You got it'. Then for the movie to have another performer actually sing the song, I found to be just original, as some films would just throw in the old song, but not here. Another ironic part of the soundtrack is a song written and sung by known lesbian Melissa Etheridge, titled 'I take you with me'. I am sure that the powers behind this movie wanted such a performer, considering one of the main characters in the film was also gay.

I watched this film, just a few weeks after seeing a movie that I am sure inspired the writer of the script, that being 'Thelma and Louise'. Parts of 'Boys on the side' has a similar feel to 'Thelma and Louise' - that of women on a road trip, trying to break free of men's hold on them. While a lot of the film is original, it has a very touching ending, to what can only be described as a very emotional movie. I also feel that director Herbert Ross, allows us to experience what each character is going through in life and does not shrug away from any issues that other movies might simply try and avoid. With a cleverly incorporated soundtrack, 'Boys on the side', is a movie that we can all learn from, to try and improve not only our friendships that we have, but how we live our lives in a world that can be cruel, harsh and unfair.

CMRS gives 'Boys on the side': 4 (Very Good Film)

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