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Trick (1999)

 -  Comedy | Music | Romance  -  23 July 1999 (USA)
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The misadventures of two young gay men, trying to find a place to be alone, one night in Manhattan.

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Gabriel, an aspiring writer of Broadway musicals, meets Mark, a muscled stripper, who picks him up on the subway. They spend the night trying to find somewhere to be alone... forced to contend with Gabriel's selfish roommate, his irritating best friend, and a vicious, jealous drag queen in a gay dance club. The sun rises on a promising new relationship. Written by Randy Goldberg <goldberg@nymc.edu>

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A story about two guys trying to make it in the big city

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Comedy | Music | Romance

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Rated R for strong language and sexual content | See all certifications »

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$450,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$118,594 (USA) (23 July 1999)

Gross:

$2,049,595 (USA) (24 September 1999)
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Missi Pyle's name is misspelled (Missi Pile) during the closing credits that show their pictures. It is corrected during the end crawl however. See more »

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Katherine: Oh my god, I have to tell you about this reall artsy party this French-Canadian girl in my acting class threw. Like everyone there they wrote like poems or novellas or something. So this one college guy, he was asian, he gets up with his little leather portfolio with a satin ribbon to tie it shut and he's gonna read his poetry. But before he starts reading, he tells us about his fascinations with the human body and he says what fascinates him even more is what comes out of the human body.
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Piano Sonata Opus 109
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Awesome!
26 April 2003 | by (Southgate, Michigan) – See all my reviews

I saw this in the theater and bought it as soon as it was available for home purchase. Tori Spelling plays an excellent campy character and the love interest in this story is played beautifully by John Paul Pitoc who while in real life is straight did one of the best acting jobs for this genre since Nick Scotti in Kiss me Guido. If you like laughter, love and want to feel great at the end of a film this is a must have to watch.


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