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Surrender Dorothy (1998)

Unrated | | Comedy, Drama | 21 January 1998 (USA)
Lahn is a heroin addict who will do anything for his dose. After he robs his roommate, Denis, he shows up at the door of Denis' best friend, Trevor, to see if he will hide him for a while. ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Peter Pryor ...
Trevor
Kevin DiNovis ...
Lanh / Dorothy
Jason Centeno ...
Denis
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Vicki (as Elizabeth Casey)
Elizabeth Casey ...
Vicky
Marcos Muniz ...
Angel
Keri Merboth ...
Nadia
Richard Goldberg ...
Troy
Marion Wrenn ...
Candice
Lori Lantz ...
Fork Girl
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Bully
Gregory K. Maier ...
Medical Store Clerk
David Reineke ...
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Lahn is a heroin addict who will do anything for his dose. After he robs his roommate, Denis, he shows up at the door of Denis' best friend, Trevor, to see if he will hide him for a while. He, who is terrified of women, agrees to let him stay in his apartment. In return for shelter and his daily dose, Trevor turns him into his slave and then into his dream girl, Dorothy. He uses psychological tactics to twist him into doing everything he asks. Written by Peter Storms <peter_storms@ascp.org>

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Dorothy paradosou  »

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Roger Ebert hand-picked Surrender Dorothy as one of only ten films to inaugurate his first annual Ebertfest in Champagne-Urbana, Illinois. See more »

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References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

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1 December 2001 | by (Sonoma County, CA USA) – See all my reviews

This film seemed to be going for shock value, but without much sense of reality in the script or in the acting.

No addict of any kind would submit to the indignities depicted here unless predisposed to do so.

I rated this 2 out of 10, though, because of a pretty cool soundtrack, and because "Dorothy" was kinda cute. ;-)


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