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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

Cast overview, first billed only:
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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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Storyline

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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A fresh, sassy and sexy comedy! See more »

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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:

Girl 6  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$12,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$4,903,000 (USA)
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Trivia

The film opened on 1,077 screens and earned $2.4 million in its first weekend. See more »

Quotes

Jimmy: You should get back with your ex, and let him rob you a bank.
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Crazy Credits

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 »

Connections

Spoofs Foxy Brown (1974) See more »

Soundtracks

Habanera
from "Carmen"
Composed by Georges Bizet
Performed by Andre Kostelanetz and His Orchestra (as André Kostelanetz And His Orchestra)
Courtesy of Sony Classical
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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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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