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

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23 October 1998 (USA)  »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

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$582,024 (USA) (20 November 1998)
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Trey Parker and Matt Stone had originally intended for the film to be a musical; like their previous film, Cannibal! The Musical (1993) (aka Cannibal! The Musical). Unfortunately, they had trouble enough finding investors for the unusual story of Orgazmo on its own, so that idea was dropped. See more »

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When the mariachi band takes a bow, the middle performer is seen wearing underwear. In earlier shots he was shown to be fully naked. See more »

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G-Fresh: You gonna get popped! if you keep ridin' me...
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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 »

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Sorry About Your Penis
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Lowbrow comedy brings a lot of laughs...
1 November 1999 | by (Barry, Texas USA) – See all my reviews

Orgazmo appeared and disappeared faster in 1997 than Showgirls. Part of the blame is the nefarious NC-17 rating which both did not deserve. However, Orgazmo is the better of both films simply because it tries much harder than Showgirls did to deliver a product based purely on shock value.

Orgazmo is the story of a young Mormon languishing in the cesspool that is Los Angeles try to convert the jaded populace into members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. He fails at that, but succeeds at being the luckless star of low-budget adult film, Orgazmo, featuring a super-hero who wears a weapon that induces instantaneous orgasms in his foes and a stalwart sidekick, Choda-Boy, who wears a serendipitous dildo atop his head.

The performances were rather good, especially director/writer Trey Parker as our heroic protagonist, and Dian Bachar, as the scientist turned porn star. While the film was made on a shoestring budget, and boy, does it show, it is earnest, funny, and well-paced. Parker took a mere $600,000 and really crafted a terrific movie that no one will likely ever see.

Recommended.


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