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Boy Culture (2006)

Unrated | | Drama, Romance | 31 January 2007 (France)
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A successful male escort describes in a series of confessions his tangled romantic relationships with his two roommates and an older, enigmatic male client.

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Cast

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Peyton Hinson ...
Jill
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Joey
Kyle Santler ...
Scooter
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Lucy
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Frank
Cliff Harrington ...
Renaldo (as Clifford Harrington)
Molly Manago ...
Cheyenne
Demene Hall ...
Zelma
William Hall Jr. ...
Oren
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Candace
Kibibi Monie ...
Phyllis (as Kibibi Monié)
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A successful male escort describes in a series of confessions his tangled romantic relationships with his two roommates and an older, enigmatic male client.

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le sexe rapporte. l'amour coûte. (France) See more »

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Drama | Romance

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31 January 2007 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Boy Culture - Sex Pays. Love costs.  »

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Budget:

$500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$27,835 (USA) (23 March 2007)

Gross:

$220,151 (USA) (27 July 2007)
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Trivia

Film debut (and as of January 2015, the only role) for Cliff Harrington, who portrays Renaldo. See more »

Goofs

When X and Andrew are heading to Portland for the wedding, the scenery of Seattle going by is heading north. Portland is south of Seattle. See more »

Quotes

X: [narrating] Forgive me, Father, for I was wrathful.
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References Pretty Woman (1990) See more »

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Making The Grade
Written by Josh Mobley, Charles Dockins
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Loved it.
25 June 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

It is rare to see gay cinema that is thoughtful, witty, romantic and sexy all at once. Boy Culture is all that. The actors are great! The photography is rich and evocative. The setting (Seattle) is believable and supports the particular urban attitudes embodied by the characters. The story took me into a world different from my own. I laughed and was moved. It resonates in a larger sense with gay life (or male life) in contemporary society: What are the emotional risks needed in order to live a connected life? Our hard-won freedoms bring up questions -- about choice, and how we limit ourselves to guard our emotional wounds... This story is funny (rare in so-called "romantic comedies"!!) as well as touching and good-looking and sexy and smart! I loved it.


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