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The Oh in Ohio (2006)

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Priscilla Chase is a woman who has never had an orgasm.

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Cast

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Wayne the Pool Guy
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The Water's Fine Girl
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Sherri
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Jack Chase
Adam Nelson ...
Kid at Vending Machine
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Coach Popovitch
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Douglas
Ramon Adams ...
Black Student
Jennifer Luu ...
Chinese Student
Alex Potapenko ...
Blonde Student (as Alex Potatenko)
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Dr. Harry (as James P. Kisicki)
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Alyssa Donahue
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Punky Chick
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Storyline

In Ohio, Priscilla Chase is the VP of a company that works bringing new business to Cleveland. She has been married for more than ten years with Jack Chase, the biology teacher from the local public school. Priscilla is successful in her career but is frigid and has never reached an orgasm, hurting her frustrated husband. When Priscilla decides to buy a vibrator, Jack is seduced by his teenage student Kristen Taylor and recovers his self-esteem, working out, losing weight and dressing adequately. Priscilla has new sexual experiences and becomes closer to Wayne the Pool Guy, the constructor of swimming pools in her neighborhood since she was a child. The new relationships upgrade the personal and professional lives of Priscilla and Jack. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Rated R for sexual content, language and some drug use | See all certifications »

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2 February 2007 (Mexico)  »

Also Known As:

Em Busca do Prazer  »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Burt Reynolds was offered the role of Wayne, but had to turn it down due to scheduling conflicts. See more »

Goofs

When Priscilla meets The Pool Guy in the car, crewmen are visible in the right mirror of her car. See more »

Quotes

Alyssa Donahue: Now each of you will notice that you have a small hand mirror you on your easels. I want you to discover your vaginas, every glorious fold. every beautiful nook and cranny. This is your power center. Liberate your labia, value your vulva, claim your clitoris. Claim it, christen it!
Priscilla Chase: i don't think i've ever looked at mine.
Alyssa Donahue: Come on. Come on. Down you go.... Hello, Fifi.
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References Blood Ties: The Legend of Hammerhead (2009) See more »

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Peer Gynt: In the Hall of the Mountain King
Composed by Edvard Grieg
Performed by Philharmonia Slavonica & Stefan Jeshko, Piano
Courtesy of Point Classics, LLC
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Hot, Funny and definitely something new
20 June 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The Oh in Ohio zigs where others zag. It knows the value of not giving the audience what they have come to expect. I saw it at the Provincetown film Festival in their largest venue filled to the brim and steaming like a Bombay sweatshop. But even with all the heat the audience did not twitch. They laughed heartily and some were brought to cackling applause. I was surprised to find myself and my date, my wife of 61 years laughing at a subject that we would dare talk about even in our own bedroom. Without giving anything away by the end we were holding hands a subconscious act brought on by the strong and meaningful romantic quality of the films finale. I am not someone accustomed to the internet, or public commenting on films, but I felt this film deserved to have the support of an old timer like myself. I hope people from all walks of life will find 90 minutes to leave their lives and laugh at the performances of these fine actors. -- My god Liza Minnelli's in it! I can remember when her mother was a child. Go see the Oh in Ohio you won't regret it. It's great.


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