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Restaurant (1998)

R | | Drama | 24 July 1999 (Japan)
A few young waiters at a popular New Jersey restaurant are dreaming of becoming actors or otherwise getting into the artistic community.

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Cast

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Chris Calloway
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Jeanine
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Reggae
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Kenny (as Simon Baker-Denny)
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Nancy
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John English
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Quincy
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Lenore (as Sybil Temchen)
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Marcus
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Ethan
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Kurt
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Donna
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Leslie
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Al-Tarique (as Avery Waddell)
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A few young waiters at a popular New Jersey restaurant are dreaming of becoming actors or otherwise getting into the artistic community.

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Rated R for sexuality, language and drug use

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$11,750 (USA) (28 January 2000)

Gross:

$65,512 (USA) (18 February 2000)
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Trivia

The restaurant used in the film is now The Madison Bar & Grill. See more »

Goofs

Jeanine and Kenny board a PATH train (a New York-New Jersey subway) in Hoboken, New Jersey, go one stop and get off at the same Hoboken station. See more »

Quotes

Chris Calloway: [of his father] If that bastard rolled over in his grave every time I did something he disapproved of, he'd be a fuckin' rotisserie.
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An obnoxious movie
18 March 2000 | by (New York then Reykjavik) – See all my reviews

There is not much to say about this except to warn other people not to waste their money on it. The story-telling and the directing was so obnoxious. It was a total no-brainer. A duh..movie that only hit my vagal nerve and made me nauseous. There is a long time since I have walked out of a movie but this one made it. Better luck to the actors and producers next time.


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