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A Reason to Believe (1995)

R | | Drama | 27 October 1995 (USA)
A popular girl on campus, Charlotte, attends a wild party while her boyfriend Wesley is out of town. When she realizes she has become too drunk, she leaves the party. But Jim, who she ... See full summary »

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Jim Curran
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Charlotte Byrne
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Wesley
Georgia Emelin ...
Linda Perryman
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Judith
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Potto
Christopher Birt ...
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Lisa Lawrence ...
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Prof. Thurman
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Dean Kirby
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Constance
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Becky
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Eric Sayles
David Overlund ...
Freddy
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A popular girl on campus, Charlotte, attends a wild party while her boyfriend Wesley is out of town. When she realizes she has become too drunk, she leaves the party. But Jim, who she danced with at the party soon joins her and she becomes forced into a sexual encounter. Feeling ashamed and self-blame, it is difficult for her to find the courage to speak out. When she does, many of her friends do not believe her. Meanwhile, Jim honestly does not think what happened that night was rape. But as members of his own fraternity and campus feminist groups begin to unpiece the grey areas, the ensuing experience challenges the trust and friendship of college students who thought they would be friends forever. Written by <cfskip@aol.com>

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Sometimes the people you know the best are the ones you can trust the least.

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Rated R for strong sexuality and language, substance abuse and a rape | See all certifications »

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27 October 1995 (USA)  »

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Ta kalytera mas hronia  »

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During a sex scene involving Sharon, she can be seen putting a condom on what is clearly a prop of some sort (piece of wood, possibly). This error is only visible in some prints of the film including the full-screen VHS version. Other prints crop this out. See more »

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"Eh"
16 November 2003 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

A mediocre effort at portraying the injustices faced by one college girl (namely, rape). The movie's not all that well-made, and the only reason most people even see it is for the chance to watch a nude Holly Marie Combs (of "Charmed" fame). The scene is pretty short, and barely worth it. As a film, it's avoidable.


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