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Kiss Me, Guido (1997)

 -  Comedy  -  18 July 1997 (USA)
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Warren has an extra room in his apartment (and is five months behind on the rent) after his lover moves out, so a friend places an ad on his behalf for a GWM roommate. Frankie, a pizza ... See full summary »

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Pino
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Terry
Domenick Lombardozzi ...
Joey Chips
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Meryl
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Dakota
David Deblinger
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Josephina Zito
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Debbie
Anthony Vitale ...
Pizza Guy #1
Frankie Dellarosa ...
Pizza Guy #2
Rebecca Waxman ...
Wiggy
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Vinny the Fish
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Storyline

Warren has an extra room in his apartment (and is five months behind on the rent) after his lover moves out, so a friend places an ad on his behalf for a GWM roommate. Frankie, a pizza baker (and aspiring actor), decides to move out of his family's flat in The Bronx when he comes home one evening and walks in on his brother making love to Frankie's girlfriend. Frankie checks ads for roommates in "the city" (i.e., Manhattan), notices Warren's ad and decides to answer it, reasoning that GWM stands for "Guy With Money." Written by Dennis Lewis <dsl@sprynet.com>

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When he answered the ad for a roommate he thought that "GWM" meant... "Guy With Money?"

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Rated R for sexuality and strong language | See all certifications »
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18 July 1997 (USA)  »

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Kiss Me, Guido  »

Box Office

Budget:

$740,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$114,682 (USA) (18 July 1997)

Gross:

$1,828,284 (USA) (26 September 1997)
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Trivia

In one camera pan of Warren's apartment, we see a poster for the Broadway musical "Tommy." Anthony Barrile, who plays Warren, played the role of Cousin Kevin in that production. See more »

Goofs

The closing credits say "Copyright © MCMXVII", which is 1917 rather than 1997 (MCMXCVII). See more »

Quotes

Warren: Look, if you're gonna be a goddamn actor, you better start get used to talkin' to a few queers.
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Crazy Credits

No minorities were spared in the making of this film. See more »

Connections

References Pulp Fiction (1994) See more »

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So Many Men, So Little Time
Written by Ian Levine and Fiachra Trench
Performed by Miquel Brown
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Enjoyable, but could have been better.
17 October 2000 | by (Melbourne Australia) – See all my reviews

The situation of a straight young macho Italian, suddenly finding himself in a gay environment, has possibilities that were not explored. Scotti was good in the role, and the supporting cast did what they were supposed to to, but it just didn't click. I think that the fault lies in the script, which was funny at times, but rather patchy. I disagree with "Anonymous" of NYC who said that it was "moronic and one dimensional", but I do agree that it could have been better.


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