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Orgazmo (1997)

 -  Comedy  -  23 October 1998 (USA)
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Naive young Mormon Joe Young is recruited to act in porn movies.

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Robyn Lynne Raab ...
Lisa (as Robyn Lynne)
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Andrew Kemler ...
Rodgers (as Andrew W. Kemler)
David Dunn ...
A-Cup
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Georgi
Chasey Lain ...
Candi
Juli Ashton ...
Masao Maki ...
G-Fresh (as Masao 'Maki' San)
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Jimmy the Fish
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Tommy the Shark
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Randy the Guppy
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Joe Young was a simple young man trying to spread the word of the Book of Mormon when he picked the wrong house to preach at! The owner, a porn director named Maxxx Orbison, tells his henchmen to kill the guy at the door who interrupted their scene, but Joe fights off the guards with great skill, which impresses Maxxx so much that he offers Joe the lead role in the movie he's making at the moment: Orgazmo, which is about a sex superhero who fights crime with his Orgazmorator, and ChodaBoy, his sidekick. Joe, against his beliefs, takes the job so that he can pay for the wedding he plans for himself and his fiancé, whom he doesn't tell about his risqué new acting job. However, when the movie becomes an amazing hit just about everywhere and he finds out that Ben (ChodaBoy) has created a real Orgazmorator, Joe is in some serious hot water! Written by Danii

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mormon | fight | sidekick | actor | orgasm | See more »

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Fighting crime never felt so good! See more »

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Rated NC-17 for explicit sexual content and dialogue | See all certifications »

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23 October 1998 (USA)  »

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Budget:

$1,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$210,073 (USA) (23 October 1998)

Gross:

$582,024 (USA) (20 November 1998)
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Trivia

In the scene in the video store (the one when Lisa finds out that Joe has been doing porno films), the first shot shows the top row of a movie section. Contained in this row are all movies by Troma Studios. Troma owns the rights to Trey Parker's first film, Cannibal! The Musical (1993) (aka Cannibal! The Musical). Parker has also noted Troma as inspiration for his style of filmmaking and for South Park (1997). See more »

Goofs

In the scene when Ben Chapleski is telling Joe Young about the Orgazmorator, his lips don't match the words. (full screen only) See more »

Quotes

Dave the Lighting Guy: Say, have you seen that movie Clash of the Titans?
Joe Young: Oh yeah, the greek mythology.
Dave the Lighting Guy: Hey, I don't wanna sound like a queer or nothin', but I think unicorns are kick ass!
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Crazy Credits

At the end of the credits the following disclaimer is included: Any references to any religious organizations is purely coincidental And no actual mormons were used or abused in the filming of this picture. See more »

Connections

References Body Double (1984) See more »

Soundtracks

A Knife and a Fork
Written by Paul Robb
Performed by Think Tank
Courtesy of Hakatak International
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Outrageous self-deprecating adult humor.
22 March 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Obviously this film isn't for everyone. It certainly isn't for all of those individuals who take themselves way too seriously, and over-analyze everything. And sure, it doesn't take a whole lot of brains to appreciate this movie; although it doesn't hurt to have intelligence as long as you have a sense of humor. Read the other reviews. Those who didn't enjoy this flick are either so religious that they shouldn't have watched it in the first place, or are overly self-important and humorless people. That being said, I really enjoyed Orgazmo. Parker doesn't just make fun of Mormons, adult entertainment, and super-heroes: as always, he makes fun of himself and his own movie. How could he possibly do such a thing? Well, it's easy when you have a sense of humor. The great Don Rickles once said, "Laugh. Laugh at other people and laugh at yourself. Believe me, you'll like yourself a lot more when you can do that." As for Orgazmo, see it yourself, if you have a sense of humor. And if you don't, then stay away from it. Or get really high and watch it. The choice is yours.


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