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Different Strokes (1998)

Video  -  Drama  -  25 June 1998 (USA)
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A Los Angeles fashion model falls in love with a female art director during a photo shoot which puts their newfound romance at odds with the model's photographer boyfriend.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Jill Martin
Bentley Mitchum ...
Jack
Landon Hall ...
Jill
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Rick
Gabriella Hall ...
Alicia
Michelle Trongone ...
Katy
Noëlle Balfour ...
Model
Erica Gold ...
Model
Samantha James ...
Model
Jilda Trolio ...
Model
Rick Abramson ...
Night Club Patron
Jon Jacobs ...
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Mark Herko ...
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Christa Herzog ...
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Robert Santo ...
Night Club Patron
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Storyline

Jill Martin, a New York art director, arrives in Los Angeles to supervise a photo shoot with local photographer Jack who's involved with another woman named Jill. Jill Martin becomes involved with the relationship problems facing Jack and Jill as well as helping Jill deal with her sexual awakening to her repressed lesbianism and dealing with a jealous Jack when he finds out about Jill and Jill being together. Written by Anonymous

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The Story of Jack & Jill ... and Jill.

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Rated R for strong sexuality, nudity and language | See all certifications »

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25 June 1998 (USA)  »

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Different Strokes: The Story of Jack & Jill... and Jill  »

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Goofs

When the "Jills" are dancing in the restaurant they're both barefoot, but when the shot cuts to Dana Plato sitting back at the table, she's once again in her hiking boots. See more »

Quotes

Jill: Oh my God. I'm a lesbian.
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Connections

Referenced in Saturday Night Live: Cameron Diaz/Jimmy Eat World (2002) See more »

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Dana's great!
29 May 2000 | by (West Coast) – See all my reviews

I liked this film. I love the music first of all. The acting is okay, but Dana is the one who makes this picture shine. I don't even care to see Dana nude at all, her warm personality and electricity, and bubbliness make me like her as a person. All in all considering what Dana had to work with, she pulled it off great. For those who didn't like the film, perhaps you can look at Dana as a fun person. I miss her much.


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