"Slice of life" take on life of international porn celebrity, Moon, and her musings on modern life, love and loss.

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Moon
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Pops
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Kip
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Aronson
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Terry (Car Salesman)
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Martine
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Daniel
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SIA Victim
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Cheyenne
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Jessie
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Mal
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Marco
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Doctor
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Kobi
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The porn star Moon spends her time working, nursing her widowed father that has Parkinson disease and with her friends Jessie and Martine. Her boss Aronson gives a new contract to Moon to be signed. Moon has a blind date with Jessie's friend Kip and they feel a great attraction for each other. When Jessie asks Moon to test the fidelity of her boy-friend, Moon decides to offer the service to other customers. But when she meets the dangerous Terry, she reevaluates her life and her relationship with Skip. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Rated R for strong sexuality including graphic dialogue, nudity, violence, language and brief drug use | See all certifications »
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Moon: I'm not gonna wait until I die to find out if there is reincarnation. We can reincarnate while we live, right?
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References The Truman Show (1998) See more »

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Humming
Written and Performed by Scott Thomas
Leavingreen Music (ASCAP)
From the album "Lovers and Thieves" on Halfpipe Records
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Great Movie With a Less-Than-Great Ending
20 October 2003 | by (São Paulo, Brazil) – See all my reviews

In fact, "This Girl's Life" seems to be two movies: first, it works over the relationships of internet pornstar Moon and the world around her - this part is truly great, with very well-constructed characters (specially Moon herself and her ill father, played by James Woods) and cleverly avoiding making judgements about anything; the second, which comes up on the final third of the movie, is clearly weaker, more moralist and somehow desconstructing the characters so wonderfully built on the first part.

All in all, a movie that deserves to be seen... but it's just a shame that the end isn't just a bit less "common"...


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