In West Hollywood, Suzette, now on the far side of middle age, has always been a party girl, leading a life solely for the here and now. When the here and now leads to her without a job, no money and thus no sense of whether her partying life has gotten her anywhere, she decides to go into her distant past to visit in Phoenix an old friend, Vinnie, who she has not seen or talked to in twenty years. In their shared past, Suzette and Vinnie were Los Angeles groupies coined the Banger Sisters for their penchant to sleep with any and all rock musicians who came through Southern California. Suzette does know however that Vinnie's life has changed, she married to Raymond, a lawyer who has political aspirations, the two who have two teenaged daughters. It is in part the reason she decides to visit now well off Vinnie, to see if she will lend her some money. Suzette reconsiders when she finds out just how far Vinnie has changed. She now goes by her full given name Lavinia, and is not only the... Written by
Some friendships last forever... like it or not.
20 September 2002 (USA)
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Opening Weekend: $10,037,846
(20 September 2002)
(7 February 2003)
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?
got the idea for the film from a line of Jim Morrison
's poem "Stoned Immaculate" ("One summer night, going to the pier I ran into two young girls. The blonde was called Freedom, the dark one Enterprise"), which he'd heard while rewriting the script to The Doors
(1991). See more
At the end of the movie, when Suzette and Harry are driving away, Suzette puts her glasses on. In the next shot, they are off again. See more
You don't think they were maybe just skinny dipping?
No they were going at it.
You don't think maybe they were just rubbing up against each other?
No they were fucking.
Referenced in Bruno & Earlene Go to Vegas
(Walk Me out in the) Morning Dew
Written by Bonnie Dobson
, Tim Rose
Performed by Robert Plant
Courtesy of Universal Records
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