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This Girl's Life (2003)

 -  Drama  -  2 November 2003 (USA)
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"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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Taxi Driver
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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 Real World (1992) See more »

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Linctus
By Aim
Written by Aim
Published by Grand Central Music Publishing
From the album "Hinterland"
Used with kind permission of Grand Central Records
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This is a 'real' film...
25 January 2007 | by (Monaco) – See all my reviews

I liked this film, mainly because of it's "real life" feeling. It plays out almost like a documentary. It is populated by real people who have real problems in real situations. I think Ebert says all about this film in just one phrase: '"This Girl's Life" is an imperfect movie with so many moments of truth that you forgive its stumbles.'

That's about it, this is a very realistic, believable film with a couple of excellent performances by Juliette Marquis and James Woods. The Direction by Ash (who has also written and produced this movie) is also worthy of mention.

Definitely worth watching!


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