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Rented Lips (1988)

R | | Comedy | 1 July 1988 (USA)
A documentary filmmaker, who has spent the last 15 years making films like "Aluminum: Our Shiny Friend," is finally given the chance to make the documentary on Indian farming he has always ... See full summary »

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... Archie Powell
... Charlie Slater
... Mona Lisa
... Reverend Farrell
... Wolf Dangler
... Archie's Mother
... Heather Darling
... Bill Slotnik
Jon-Paul Baumer ... Male Porn Star
... Milo
Karl Bruskotter ... Farrell's Goon
... Herb the Auditor
... Winky
... Hotel Desk Clerk
... Bobby Leaping Mouse
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A documentary filmmaker, who has spent the last 15 years making films like "Aluminum: Our Shiny Friend," is finally given the chance to make the documentary on Indian farming he has always wanted to. The catch? He must simultaneously direct a porn film. But as he tries to make the porn film, which he turns into a musical called "Halloween in the Barracks," he must deal with a temperamental actor, a fundamentalist preacher, and other obstacles. Written by Mike Myers <mmyers@ucsd.edu>

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Edy Williams replaced Valerie Perrine in the role of "Heather Darling", and Kenneth Mars replaced the late James Coco in the role of "Reverend Farrell." See more »

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Only reasons to watch it
8 September 1998 | by See all my reviews

Since this film is not closed-captioned, the only reason I rented it was to find Andrea Parker (who's barely seen as one of the dancers, a nurse).

After watching the movie, I'd recommend it to anyone who wants to see Robert Downey Jr. parading around in a military coat and panties, showing off his legs.

Otherwise, it's just an entertaining farce of a movie whose bizarre plot lines can crack a smile or two.


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