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Advice from a Caterpillar (1999)

A woman falls in love with her gay friend's boyfriend.

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When it comes to romance, Missy's attitude has always been whatever. After all, her artistic career is flourishing...her spacious New York City loft is fabulous...and her relationship with a married man is totally uncomplicated-what more could a modern girl want? But then Missy meets Brat, who's sweet, genuine and shares her fondness for 70's sitcoms. Unfortunately, he's also dating her pal Spaz. When Missy and Brat unexpectedly fall for each other, will she lose her identity...and her best friend? No matter how far you run, true love always finds you. Written by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

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Missy isn't in a love triangle. She's in a love tangle!

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Missy: I'm sorry. I should have asked. Do you prefer queer or gay?
Brat: Actually, I'm bisexual.
Missy: Yeah. That must be just so time consuming.
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Slow comedy in the non-existent lane
14 December 2000 | by (Mountain Mesa, California) – See all my reviews

This film concerns purportedly non-establishment types (aesthetically and sexually) who apparently cannot resist basic romantic needs. Although some excellent players take part, including Jon Tenney, Timothy Olyphant, and Cynthia Nixon, they are grounded by a puerile script which relies nearly totally upon clever dialogue; which isn't. Nixon's role possesses the best lines, but she often homes in on them too quickly, a timing flaw which must be saddled upon the director. The grotesque climax utilizes every available cliche, spent or not, and fittingly ends this drab attempt at comedy.


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