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Love & Sex -- Kate Wells (Famke Janssen) is a beautiful magazine writer who turns to her own life for inspiration when she is given an impossibleassignment.


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Writer (WGA):
Valerie Breiman (written by)
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Release Date:
14 July 2000 (Spain) See more »
Get A Love Life! See more »
When her rather explicit copy is rejected, magazine journalist Kate is asked by her editor to come up with an article on loving relationships instead... See more » | Add synopsis »
1 nomination See more »
Bestial Tips For Swingers Star
 (From WENN. 5 September 2000)

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Delightfully uplifting reality.... See more (58 total) »


  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Famke Janssen ... Kate Welles

Jon Favreau ... Adam Levy

Noah Emmerich ... Eric

Ann Magnuson ... Monique Steinbacher

Cheri Oteri ... Mary

Josh Hopkins ... Joey Santino

Robert Knepper ... Gerard Boussard

Vincent Ventresca ... Richard Miltner
Kristen Zang ... Savannah

David Steinberg ... Tiny Man

Elimu Nelson ... Jerome Davis

Don Brunner ... Police Officer

Yvonne Zima ... 9-Year-Old Kate

Melissa Fitzgerald ... Melanie
Rob Swanson ... Rob, Blind Date

Will Rothhaar ... 9-Year-Old Bobby

Rance Howard ... Earl
Ron Kochevar ... Man
Angela Marsden ... Peaches

Troy Blendell ... Frank
Nicolette Little ... 6-Year-Old Michelle
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Ben Maccabee ... Luke Genera (archive footage) (as Benjamin Maccabee)

Michael Beardsley ... Restaurant Patron (uncredited)

Claudia Christian ... Woman in Gallery at End (uncredited)
Norman Fessler ... Guy in Bathroom (uncredited)

David Schwimmer ... Jehovah's Witness (uncredited)

Directed by
Valerie Breiman 
Writing credits
Valerie Breiman (written by)

Produced by
Martin J. Barab .... producer
Timothy Scott Bogart .... producer
Mark Damon .... executive producer
Darris Hatch .... producer
Michelle LeDoux .... line producer
Raymond Miller .... associate producer
Brad Wyman .... producer
Original Music by
Pierpaolo Tiano 
Billy White Acre 
Cinematography by
Adam Kane 
Film Editing by
Martin Apelbaum 
Casting by
Dan Shaner 
Michael Testa 
Production Design by
Sarah Sprawls 
Set Decoration by
Nancy Clements 
Costume Design by
Sara Jane Slotnick  (as Sarah Jane Slotnick)
Makeup Department
Luisa Abel .... key makeup artist
Andre Blaise .... key hair stylist
Sheri Knight .... assistant makeup artist
Production Management
Limor Diamant .... unit production manager
Dave Moorman .... post-production supervisor
Mark Noad .... post-production supervisor
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
David Montgomery .... second assistant director
Jonathan Southard .... first assistant director
John Vedder .... second second assistant director
Art Department
Leslie Beattie DeGeorge .... property master (as Leslie N. Beattie)
Sound Department
Sean Keegan .... adr mixer
Sean Keegan .... foley mixer
Dave Moorman .... re-recording mixer
Dave Moorman .... supervising sound editor
Matthew Nicolay .... sound mixer (as Matt Nicolay)
Edward M. Steidele .... foley artist
Visual Effects by
Scott McLain .... Flame artist
Scott McLain .... Inferno artist
Christopher Dusendschon .... hazeltine optical element timing: THDX (uncredited)
Christopher Dusendschon .... in-show optical compositor: THDX (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Ron Baldwin .... pro-Steadicam operator
Damien Collier .... set lighting technician
Sean Patrick Crowell .... key grip
Alan Gitlin .... first assistant camera
Irv Goodnoff .... camera operator: second unit
Robert Magnano .... second assistant camera: "a" camera
Darin Moran .... first assistant camera: "a" camera
Tony Olivieri .... first assistant Steadicam
Dale Robinette .... still photographer
Tony Schultz .... film loader
Joseph M. Setele .... first assistant camera: second unit
Sidney Sidell .... additional photographer (as Jerry Sidell)
Brad Wallace .... additional second assistant camera
Kelly Way .... electrician
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Mila Hermanovski .... costume assistant
Location Management
Jill Naumann .... location manager
Music Department
Brad Bogart .... music supervisor
Robert J. Cappadona Jr. .... music supervisor
Scott C. Kolden .... music editor
Christopher J. Roberts .... score mixer
Transportation Department
Tony Barattini .... driver
Glenn Knowlton .... transportation coordinator
Jimmy Ray Pickens .... driver
Other crew
Dana Byal .... production coordinator
Barbara Casner .... assistant coordinator
Catherine Christensen .... photo double
Rich Colgin .... production assistant
Devin Cutler .... executive: MDP Worldwide
Robb Hedges .... production assistant
Thomas S. Johnson .... production assistant (as Tommy Johnson)
Brian McMillan .... animal supplier
Rabatan Salem .... on-set security officer
Mel Ray Sandvik .... assistant accountant
Shari Sontag .... key production accountant
Leon Watkins .... production assistant
Gleb Klioner .... special thanks
Adam Rifkin .... special thanks

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
82 min | Germany:75 min (25 fps) (TV version)
Black and White (one scene) | Color
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

The autobiographical script took five years to get produced.See more »
Continuity: When Kate comes home to Adam at their 1 year anniversary day the white doors in the background change from far shots (they are open) to close shots (the are closed).See more »
Kate:Love is ecstacy and agony. Freedom and imprisonment. Belonging and loneliness. It is what keeps us together when life tears us apart. So, when you find that perfect man hold on tight and call me, so I can run over there and see what he looks like and laugh... Because he does not exist you sad perky little optimistic suckers.See more »
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4 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Delightfully uplifting reality...., 6 June 2006
Author: sommerrayne from United States

This film is an excellent example of what is good in Hollywood. The writing is inventive, never dull, but most importantly REALISTIC. No matter how tattered or tranquil your relationship history - you will connect with at least one of the characters. Both Jon and Famke are ultra believable and endearing characters. The plot line, direction, and semi-anti-climatic ending do not necessarily leave you wanting more but leave you feeling satisfied that you have just enjoyed one of the great indie films left out there. This IS a movie that most women will LOVE and some men (the ones greatly opposed to "chick flicks") will most likely not enjoy. Word to the wise, if you can get your guy to watch the first 10 minutes of this movie it is almost certain to be satisfying. Certainly one of my FAVORITE movies...

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