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Sex Positive (2008)

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Explores the life of Richard Berkowitz, a revolutionary gay S&M sex worker turned AIDS activist in the 1980s, whose incomparable contribution to the invention of safe sex has has never been aptly credited.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Don Adler ...
Himself
Richard Berkowitz ...
Himself
Susan Brown ...
Herself
Demetre Daskalakis ...
Himself
Richard Dworkin ...
Himself
William Haseltine ...
Himself
...
Himself
Ardele Lister ...
Herself
...
Himself
Francisco Roque ...
Himself
Gabriel Rotello ...
Himself
Joseph Sonnabend ...
Himself (as Dr. Joseph Sonnabend)
Bill Stackhouse ...
Himself
Krishna Stone ...
Herself
Sean O. Strub ...
Himself (as Sean Strub)
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Sex Positive explores the life of Richard Berkowitz, a revolutionary gay S&M hustler turned AIDS activist in the 1980s, whose incomparable contribution to the invention of safe sex has never been aptly credited. Mr. Berkowitz emerged from the epicenter of the epidemic demanding a solution to the problem before the outside world would take heed. Now destitute and alone, Mr. Berkowitz tells his story to a world who never wanted to listen. Written by Anonymous

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Documentary

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content including graphic dialogue and images, and for language | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

8 March 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Szex pozitív  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$3,408 (USA) (12 June 2009)

Gross:

$11,504 (USA) (10 July 2009)
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(Western Electric Sound System)

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1.85 : 1
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