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Girl 6 (1996)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  22 March 1996 (USA)
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This Spike Lee film examines the life of an aspiring actress in New York. She is upset by the treatment of women in the movie industry during one of her screen tests with 'QT'. Out of work ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Shoplifter
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Jimmy
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Boss #1 - Lil
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Girl #39
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Caller #1 - Bob
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Scary Caller #30
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Girl #19
Maggie Rush ...
Girl #42
Desi Moreno ...
Girl #4
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Salesgirl #1
K Funk ...
Salesgirl #2 (as k funk)
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Salesgirl #3
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Girl #75
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Girl #12
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This Spike Lee film examines the life of an aspiring actress in New York. She is upset by the treatment of women in the movie industry during one of her screen tests with 'QT'. Out of work and desperate for money, she decides to take a job as a phone-sex operator. Here, unlike her previous dealings with potential employers, her (female) boss is kind, caring, and sensitive. Later, she begins to get too engrossed in her work and starts to lose touch with reality, represented by her friend and neighbor, Jimmy. Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>

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She's The Only Thing Better Than Being There See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for explicit sexual dialogue and some nudity | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

22 March 1996 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Rapariga: Código 6  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$12,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$4,903,000 (USA)
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The film opened on 1,077 screens and earned $2.4 million in its first weekend. See more »

Quotes

Caller 4: I'm going to mount you Snoopy Doggy Dogg style, housewife.
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In the last scene, when the girl crosses the street, it reads "The End" on the Chinese Theatre marquee on the other side. See more »


Soundtracks

Girl 6
Produced and Arranged by Prince
Lyrics by Prince
Music by Tommy Barbarella
Performed by The New Power Generation
Used by permission of Controversy Music/WB Music Corp. (ASCAP)
Courtesy of Warner Bros. Records
By Arrangement with Warner Special Products
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Interesting
21 April 2003 | by (Campina Grande, Brazil) – See all my reviews

I have always like Spike Lee's movie due to the intelligence he puts in the plot and in the dialogues. His films are full of things that make we think and they're guarantee we'll have fun. "Girl 6" however doesn't fit this category. It's not bad, actually I liked it, but it's just an ordinary movie. I liked (very beautiful) Theresa Radle performance and Spike Lee himself is also good. There are lots of pretty girls in "Girl 6", what is a good reason to watch it, but there's nothing really impressive here.

My rate 6/10


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