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Cruising Bar (1989)

R | | Comedy | 14 July 1989 (Canada)
In this outrageous comedy (where the lead characters are played by the same actor), four men from very different backgrounds set out to go "babe-hunting" on a Saturday night. Follow a very ... See full summary »

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Robert Ménard
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1 win & 3 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michel Côté ... Jean-Jacques / Gerard / Patrice / Serge
Louise Marleau ... la divine
Geneviève Rioux ... Sonia
Véronique Le Flaguais ... Gertrude
Diane Jules ... Lisette
Marthe Turgeon ... Mado
Pauline Lapointe ... Marguerite
Jean Pierre Bergeron ... Nosel
Roger Léger ... Jaws
Tony Nardi ... Marcello
Marcel Gauthier Marcel Gauthier ... L'oreille
Annette Garant Annette Garant ... Vendeuse
Linda Sorgini Linda Sorgini ... Sophie
Lynne Adams ... Jessica
Marie-Élaine Berthiaume ... Diane
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Storyline

In this outrageous comedy (where the lead characters are played by the same actor), four men from very different backgrounds set out to go "babe-hunting" on a Saturday night. Follow a very shy nerd, a broken- hearted junkie, a snob yuppy, and a middle-aged married man through their amazing ordeal! Written by Steve Richer <sricher@sympatico.ca>

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Comedy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

Canada

Language:

French

Release Date:

14 July 1989 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Meat Bar See more »

Filming Locations:

Montréal, Québec, Canada

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Gross USA:

$3,400,000
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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very entertaining
14 July 2002 | by imdbimdbSee all my reviews

this was a very funny film- thoroughly enjoyed it- not an academy award nominee by any means, but just a great quebecois comedy about 4 men cruising the single scene (all played by the same actor who did a FABULOUS job)- it had my husband and i in stitches- very fun- the preppy guy was hilarious- and so was the geek- and so too was the married man- heck they were all funny- rent it on video or catch it on cbc tv now and again-


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