4 women fast from men for 100 days. No talking to, no touching of, no flirting with, and above all: no sex with men. When $1 million is offered to the first man who can break the fast, all hell breaks loose.

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From the Greek play Lysistrata to the Greek system on US campuses, Manfast draws from a broad range of influences to deliver edgy humor and contemporary commentary. The story follows four hard-partying, post-feminist, self-labelled "manaholics" who live in the affectionately-named "House of Babes" in Tallahasseee, and publish a struggling zine titled Biotch. While famous for their festive ways, the babes wonder if there is more to life and love. Their chance to find out comes in the form of a grad student friend who needs a household of women to study for her MA thesis. Her proposition? She'll pass on her grant money to them to save Biotch, if they'll abstain from contact with men for 100 days. With trepidation, the babes take up the challenge. As the local media takes note, and the group's men start to grow restless, one babe's father ups the ante. He announces on a national talk show that he'll grant $1,000,000 to the first man to break the fast. Hoardes of men descend on the small ... Written by Vesco

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4 girls. Thousands of men. 100 days. Can they make it without making it? See more »

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Written by John Cowen, a.k.a. Johnny Starr, and Eric Durrance
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I like hot weird chicks!
20 May 2004 | by (florida) – See all my reviews

This movie is like a female version of Animal House. It's over the top but that's what makes it so great. The ladies in this film are totally weird and silly and I love them all!! I never saw that 40 Days etc. movie that everyone here commented about. I just wasn't interested. Some guy doesn't have sex for a month in a half? So what. That's most guys I know (not by choice, of course). I prefer the premise of Manfast. These crazy horny women give up men for the entire summer and end up... Well, you'll just have to see it to find out...


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