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Relax... It's Just Sex (1998)

R | | Comedy | 10 June 1998 (France)
A mixed group of individuals - lesbian, gays, and heterosexuals who all frequent a local bar struggle to accept each others lifestyles. However when the two gays are attacked and fight back... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Buzz Wagner (as T.C. Carson)
Robin Moon
Auntie Mahalia
Eddie Garcia ...
Javi Rogero
Gus Rogero (as Timothy Paul Perez)
Diego Tellez
Gibbs Tolsdorf ...
Dwight Bergman
Kathryn Bundy ...
Marcia Fu


A mixed group of individuals - lesbian, gays, and heterosexuals who all frequent a local bar struggle to accept each others lifestyles. However when the two gays are attacked and fight back and ultimately rape one of their attackers, the group becomes strongly divided on their actions. Jennifer Tilly is the mother hen of the group who tries to hold everyone together. The lesbian lovers break up when one admits to having an affair with a man. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content, language and a scene of violence | See all certifications »




Release Date:

10 June 1998 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Nyugi, ez csak szex!  »


Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$269,167, 30 April 1999

Gross USA:

$452,654, 12 December 1999
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1.85 : 1
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Producer Steven J. Wolfe's aunt makes a cameo as the nurse who leads the cast to Tara's hospital room. See more »


Megan Pillsbury: Could we may be not talk about Sarina for five minutes, please?
Alicia Pillsbury: You don't real have to be so testy, dear. After all, you did live together for a very long time....
Megan Pillsbury: For god's sake, mother. Anyone else's parents would be thrilled their daughter was out of a lesbian relationship and seriously seeing a man. A handsome successful good man at that. But you two, you just carry on!
Alicia Pillsbury: [to Jared] She always was the testy one! Um ha ha!
Emile Pillsbury: [in a low voice] Alicia, I think it's enough.
Alicia Pillsbury: No, it's time for honesty ...
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Selected Clothing for Javi and Additional Cast Members provided by Pop Icon/Herbie Velez See more »


References Children of a Lesser God (1986) See more »


Written by Bonnie Warren & Anthony Newett
Performed by Anthony Newett & Rich Orr
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3 October 2000 | by See all my reviews

Late one night on a Monday (if you can believe it) there was nothing and I mean nothing on television, until I came to this movie called Relax....It's just sex. I saw a couple of familiar faces and decided to stick around. When you get right down to it. This movie is about everyone. Whether your white, black, latino, from the middle East or China, male, female, gay, straight, lesbian, whatever. This movie is about love, friendship, sex, tears, death, life and everything else that comes in the middle of all that. See this movie. Trust me, at the end you'll go ---- yeah...

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