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For a Good Time, Call... (2012)

R  |   |  Comedy  |  2 November 2012 (UK)
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Former college frenemies Lauren and Katie move into a fabulous Gramercy Park apartment, and in order to make ends meet, the unlikely pair start a phone sex line together.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Lauren Powell (as Lauren Anne Miller)
Eddie Geller ...
Drunk Guy
Lamp Guy
Adele Powell
Scott Powell
Rachel Rodman


Lauren and Katie, college frenemies with a mutual good friend, move in together at age 28 in order to afford an amazing Gramercy Park apartment. The unlikely pair start a phone sex line and become best friends while learning about this hilarious world of vibrators, fake orgasms and nighttime callers. When the hot line is hung up and reality comes calling, the most meaningful relationship of their lives is put to the test. Written by anonymous

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sex | friend | phone sex | friendship | gay | See All (92) »


Lose your hang-ups. Find your calling.



Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

2 November 2012 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

American Sexy Phone  »

Box Office


$850,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$143,935 (USA) (31 August 2012)


$1,243,961 (USA) (5 October 2012)

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2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


The film was shot in 16 days. See more »


When Katie and Lauren hug each other in the kitchen, Katie's arm position changes between shots. See more »


Katie Steele: Oh my gosh, you got me a gift! And it's pink!
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Callin' Out
Written by Tom Shimura, Charles Berman, Alain Gagnon, Franoois Lamotot, Yves Legare & Claude Chapleau
Performed by Lyrics Born
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For a Good Time, See... THIS MOVIE
23 January 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Attended the World Premier of For a Good Time, Call... at the Sundance Film Festival

If you liked Bridesmaids you'll want to see this movie. For a Good Time, Call... had the audience in stitches the whole way through. It somehow manages to be both raunchy and sweet at the same time. Cameo's with Seth Rogen and Kevin Smith were hilarious. Ari Graynor is perversely funny. (that's a compliment) Lauren Miller is just too damn cute. And Justin Long WOULD make a great Bond villain. I loved it and if you're not a complete prude I think you'll find things to love as well.

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