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One Night Stand (1997)

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Los Angeles advertisement director Max visits his friend, artist Charlie, who was diagnosed with A.I.D.S. in New York. There he meets Karen, they are attracted to each other and after they ... See full summary »

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Charlie Carlyle (as Marcus Paulk)
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Los Angeles advertisement director Max visits his friend, artist Charlie, who was diagnosed with A.I.D.S. in New York. There he meets Karen, they are attracted to each other and after they meet later that day at the concert, they have a passionate night. Then he returns home to L.A. to his family and wife Mimi. A year later Max returns to New York again to visit Charlie who is now dying, and there he meets Karen again, who is married to Charlie's brother Vernon. Written by Anonymous

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It was just one night that changed everything.

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Rated R for strong sexuality and language, and for drug content | See all certifications »
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14 November 1997 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$24,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$978,819 (USA) (14 November 1997)

Gross:

$2,618,335 (USA) (12 December 1997)
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According to the book "Robert Downey Jr - The fall and rise of the comeback kid", Mike Figgis and Robert Downey Jr. met at Kate Mantilini's, a restaurant on Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills to discuss this movie. Downey arrived two hours late, barefoot, high and carrying a purse with a gun sticking out of it. Figgis was shocked at first but started a conversation anyway. Downey, who had lost a lot of weight because of his addiction, still expected to be offered the lead role of Max. Figgis offered him the part of Charlie, a man dying of AIDS instead. This in turn gave Downey a shock, but after taking a good look in the mirror (and doing a line of coke) he decided to accept the part. See more »

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Karen's hairclip is different in the scene entering the concert and in the walk home afterwards. See more »

Quotes

Mimi Carlyle: I wonder what's got into Oscar. Does he smell another bitch on you?
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References The Woman Next Door (1981) See more »

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The Organ Grinder's Swing
Written by Will Hudson, Irving Mills & Mitchell Parish
Performed by Jimmy Smith
Courtesy of Verve Records
By Arrangement with Polygram Film & TV Licensing
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robert downey jr makes the pic
22 March 2001 | by (Palm Bay Florida USA) – See all my reviews

The movie is heart warming and full of hope. Robert Downey,JR playing a gay man with AIDS is phenomenal and well worth seeing the picture. Under-rated by critics i found it compelling and very moving. It shows a very shapley Wesley Snipes playing a very sympathetic role, different for him, plus the best friend of Robert Downey Jr,


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