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1 May 1999 (USA) See more »
A psychic advises Carly to book a weekend at the Hotel Exotica to put life in her stale marriage to Doug... See more » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)
Landon Hall ... Carly
Dutch Flaherty ... Doug
Ahmo Hight ... Rachel
Chris Johnston ... Frank (as William Henderson)
Taylor St. Clair ... Rosa
Steve Curtis ... Zeke
Nikki Fritz ... Zeke's Lover
Gal Lawrence ... Suse
A.W. Anderson ... Joey
Everett Rodd ... Chuck
Jeff Urban ... Piano Man
Leslie Olivan ... Stairway Girl
Alex Kochel ... Lingerie Model
Stephanie Hudson ... Lingerie Model (as Tonya Poole)

Directed by
Marcy Ronen  (as Ellen Evans)
Writing credits
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Dawn Pascual  writer

Produced by
Michael Feichtner .... executive producer
Michael J. Mahoney .... co-producer
Pat Siciliano .... producer
Charles Band .... executive producer (uncredited)
Original Music by
Carl Dante 
Wayne Scott Joness 
Cinematography by
Gary Graver 
Film Editing by
Rebecca Pelligrino 
Susan Yow 
Production Design by
Charles Infante 
Art Direction by
Mike Martella 
Costume Design by
Roxanne Miller 
Makeup Department
Shutchai Tym Buacharern .... makeup artist (as Tym Buacharern)
Michele Lewis .... assistant makeup artist
Production Management
Norman Bentley .... unit production manager (as Norman Bently)
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Rochelle Fox .... first assistant director
Michael McCoy .... second assistant director
Nairb Navilluso .... second assistant director
Sound Department
Christopher Clam .... on-set playback
Carl Dante .... sound engineer
Ben Florjanek .... boom operator
Herbie Hind .... sound engineer
Chris Quilty .... sound mixer (as Christopher Quilty)
Camera and Electrical Department
Roberto Correa .... first assistant camera
Chris Graver .... key grip
Sylvester Stewart .... best boy electric
Puffi Suave .... still photographer
Ted T.E. Tunney .... gaffer (as Edward Tunney)
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Roxanne Miller .... costumer
Music Department
Carl Dante .... conductor
Other crew
Maria Firenze .... script supervisor
Charlie Jakab .... production assistant
Seth Kanne .... production assistant
Marja Tunney .... craft service

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88 min | USA:71 min (DVD version)
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3 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Should have been better, 21 August 1999
Author: maciyver from Upstate New York

This is one of those movies that really should have been better. First, take it for what it is worth - a jiggle film. Given that, the scenes are pretty risque: bottomless front shots of women and all that (that is, if you see the unrated version, I guess). The two female leads, Landon Hall and Ahmo Height, are both well suited to this type of movie. Height, a glamour model in her second movie, is particularly energetic in her roles. She reminds me of Lisa Boyle (Cassandra Leigh) from several years ago. Hall is clearly less concerned about emoting a performance, but then again, she's been around for a while. The men are, as usual, cookie cutter and unmentionable.

What I think is too bad is that the movie set itself up for interesting scenes, but then pulls back to the basic mid-range bed shots for the lovemaking. Why bother? Height's romp in the inn's kitchen is a good example. Rather than going whole hog 9 1/2 weeks-style with the props at their displosal, Height and her female friend (Taylor St. Clair) bump and grind on the counter. Again, watching Height is an experience (all 3 of her sex scenes have a definite attraction to them), but couldn't they have done something more?

Many watchers of this film will see other wasted opportunities. Given the physical talents of the cast, it just seems to be a waste to go to all this trouble, then not do something more interesting with them than what turns up.

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