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Coyote Ugly (2000)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Music | 4 August 2000 (USA)
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Aspiring songwriter Violet Sanford, after getting a job at a women-run NYC bar that teases its male patrons, comes out of her shell.

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Storyline

Sexy, romantic comedy about a girl in her early 20s named Violet Sanford going to NYC to pursue a dream of becoming a songwriter. Violet gets a "day" job as a bar maid at a nightclub called Coyote Ugly. Coyote Ugly is the city's newest hot spot where the employees are a team of sexy, resourceful women that provoke the clientele and press with their mischief. Written by Anonymous

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The Boss. The Law. The Dreamer. The Flame. The Heartbreaker. The Girls of Coyote Ugly. See more »

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Comedy | Drama | Music | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for sensuality | See all certifications »

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4 August 2000 (USA)  »

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Coyote Bar  »

Box Office

Budget:

$45,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$17,319,282 (USA) (4 August 2000)

Gross:

$60,786,269 (USA) (5 January 2001)
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Trivia

LeAnn Rimes did all of the singing for Piper Perabo. See more »

Goofs

While dancing in the kitchen at the club, Kevin's boss is clearly eating in one shot, but in the next shot, he has a magazine in one hand and a cup of coffee in the other. See more »

Quotes

Kevin: [following Violet] Wanna play a game?
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I Will Survive
Written by Freddie Perren (as Frederick J. Perren), Dino Fekaris
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An interesting, excellent surprise.
6 February 2001 | by (Lima, Peru) – See all my reviews

I have to say that when I saw the trailer I thought this was going to be a film about some half naked women and some people drinking a lot. But, when the film ended I have to say I was really surprised. A good surprise. Some people will probably disagree with me but this is not a film about nudity or something like that, it is a film about following your dreams, about leaving home searching for something real. I think Piper Perabo is excellent in her role as Violet, who actually sings some of the songs in the film. I'd recommend it to everyone who wants to have a great time.


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