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Three college students base their class project around gossip and how fast it spreads, which soon spirals out of control.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kwok-Wing Leung ...
Chinese Man
Poe ...
Female Singer
Club Dancer
Kenya Massey ...
Club Dancer


On a beautiful college campus, something ugly is about to be spread around. A bit of gossip that was told is starting to take a frightening turn. Who could it have offended and how far will the person on the other side of the gossip handle the embarrassing situation. Written by Kyle <>

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sexual content including language, and for brief violence | See all certifications »





Release Date:

21 April 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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Box Office


$24,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$2,321,729 (USA) (21 April 2000)


$5,108,820 (USA) (16 June 2000)

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


The woman singing at the club in the beginning of the movie is singer Poe, who also provided the song "Our Lips are Sealed" for the soundtrack, which she is performing in the scene. See more »


During the fight between Beau and Derrick, Beau punches Derrick in the face, but James Marsden's head moves in reaction to the punch before it has even landed. See more »


[first lines]
Jones: I'm a girl with a problem. It's not like I don't know better. But I seem to have gotten myself involved a very tempting situation.
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After All
Written by Richard Butler & Marti Frederiksen
Performed by Richard Butler
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The first hour is good...
2 February 2003 | by (Ireland) – See all my reviews

Based on R2 DVD 87 min.

Gossip starts off well, an interesting premise, pretty people a suggestion of a good thriller to come. Alas somewhere around the 60 minute mark the script writer must have run out of pencils. The story takes a witless fantasy turn that left me feeling cheated.

The so called alternate ending is just a longer and more unrealistic one.

5/10 catch it on TV

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