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Orgazmo (1997)

NC-17  |   |  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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Cast overview, first billed only:
Robyn Lynne Raab ...
Lisa (as Robyn Lynne)
Andrew Kemler ...
Rodgers (as Andrew W. Kemler)
David Dunn ...
Chasey Lain ...
Juli Ashton ...
Masao Maki ...
G-Fresh (as Masao 'Maki' San)
Jimmy the Fish
Tommy the Shark
Randy the Guppy


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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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

23 October 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Capitaine Orgazmo  »

Box Office


$1,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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


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

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The clips from the movie that are seen playing in the video store were taken from a fake trailer for the film, made by the filmmakers before production ever started, which was shown to potential financial backers to try to raise money to make the film. (This is discussed in the "drunken commentary" feature on the DVD) See more »


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 »


Lisa: [to Maxxx] You pig, you're responsible for degrading all of those women.
Clark: Equally degradable in pornographic films.
Lisa: Men are always in a position of power.
Rodgers: They're the ones who want the product so bad, they're the victims.
Lisa: Well, it exploits men by exploiting women.
Clark: Hence, it exploits people.
Maxxx Orbison: [pissed off] SHUT UP!
Clark: Yeah.
Maxxx Orbison: I do what i do and i make a lot of money and i don't care what i do to people because they're all idiots.
Clark: Yeah.
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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 »


Written by Michael Simpson and John King
Performed by Dust Brothers (as The Dust Brothers) featuring MDC
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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.


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