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Go Fish (1994)

Max is a trendy, pretty, young lesbian, who is having trouble finding love. A friend sets her up with Ely, whom Max likes, but Ely is frumpy, homely, and older. Nor do they have much in ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
V.S. Brodie V.S. Brodie ... Ely
Guinevere Turner ... Camille 'Max' West
T. Wendy McMillan T. Wendy McMillan ... Kia
Migdalia Melendez Migdalia Melendez ... Evy
Anastasia Sharp Anastasia Sharp ... Daria
Mary Garvey Mary Garvey ... Student #1 (jury member)
Jennifer Allen Jennifer Allen ... Student #2
Walter Youngblood Walter Youngblood ... Student #3
Danielia Falcon Danielia Falcon ... Student #4 (jury member)
Art Stone Art Stone ... Student #5
Elspeth Kydd Elspeth Kydd ... Angry Student
Tracy Kimme Tracy Kimme ... Student #6 (jury member)
Brooke Webster Brooke Webster ... Mel
Mimi Weddell ... Mimi
Scout Scout ... Haircutter
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Storyline

Max is a trendy, pretty, young lesbian, who is having trouble finding love. A friend sets her up with Ely, whom Max likes, but Ely is frumpy, homely, and older. Nor do they have much in common. Can Max learn to look past the packaging? Written by Reid Gagle

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The girl is out there

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexuality and sexual dialogue | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 July 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ely & Max See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$15,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$2,408,311
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Can I Watch, Islet, KPVI See more »
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Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Crazy Credits

After all the credits, appearing as subliminal film scratches: "MEN SUCK" See more »

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Spoofed in South Park: Chef's Salty Chocolate Balls (1998) See more »

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Felt its impact for days afterwards
31 August 1999 | by SeethingSee all my reviews

I saw this movie in the summer of 1994, as a young lesbian who was just comming out of the closet who had never had a girlfriend. I found the chemistry between Max and Ely so real, that I found myself yearning for that kind of relationship. Daria's trail was also very well done, as many lesbians do share that attitude.


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