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The Incredibly True Adventure of Two Girls in Love (1995)

An adventurous love story between two young women of different social and economic backgrounds who find themselves going through all the typical struggles of a new romance.

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Maria Maggenti

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Maria Maggenti
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Laurel Holloman ... Randy Dean
Maggie Moore Maggie Moore ... Wendy (as Miss Maggie Moore)
Kate Stafford Kate Stafford ... Rebecca Dean
Sabrina Artel Sabrina Artel ... Vicky
Toby Poser ... Lena
Nelson Edwin Rodríguez Nelson Edwin Rodríguez ... Frank (as Nelson Rodríguez)
Dale Dickey ... Regina
Nicole Ari Parker ... Evie Roy (as Nicole Parker)
Andrew Wright Andrew Wright ... Hayjay
Katlin Tyler Katlin Tyler ... Girl #1
Anna Padgett Anna Padgett ... Girl #2
Chelsea Catthouse Chelsea Catthouse ... Girl #3
Stephanie Berry Stephanie Berry ... Evelyn Roy
Babs Davy Babs Davy ... Waitress
John Elsen ... Ali, Wendy's Husband
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Storyline

The story of two girls, Randy and Evie. Randy is a low economic class lesbian living with other lesbians including her aunt. Evie is a wealthy, popular girl with a boyfriend. When Evie befriends Randy, she begins to feel a passion for her she's never felt before. What follows is a sweet, tender romance between the two while Evie is cast away by her friends and Randy is chided by her family. The two don't care, though, because they are in love. Written by Jason Ihle <jrihl@conncoll.edu>

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There's a first time for everything.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for a strong sex scene involving teen girls, and for language and some drug use | See all certifications »
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Trivia

Film debut of Laurel Holloman. See more »

Quotes

Lena: [Reading off the nutritional facts on a bag of chips] Mono and diglycerides...
Vicky: Lena, if you don't stop reading that stuff out loud, I'm going to kill you.
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Crazy Credits

At the head of the end credits: For My First Girlfriend May Our Relationship Finally Rest In Peace See more »

Connections

Referenced in It's in the Water (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

Wake Up, I'm Leaving
Composed and Performed by Velocity Girl
Produced by John Parker
Courtesy of Soft Paw Records (ASCAP)
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A beautiful, tastefully done, unusual coming-of-age story.
18 September 1999 | by devermanSee all my reviews

This is one of the few movies I have elected to see more than once.

This coming-of-age story about two teen girls who discover their love for one another is both poignant and funny, yet always tasteful. The casting and direction gives us characters that look like ordinary people, as opposed to the usual pretty-boy/girl fare that prompts our eyes to love the characters even before we know what they're about. For instance, Randy has to grow on you during the movie--she is not a particularly adorable young lady in her actions and attitudes, neither does she have the looks of a classic beauty. The result is, when girlfriend Evie (Nicole Ari Parker) calls her "beautiful" when they are finally alone together, we know she means it on the deepest levels, we believe her immediately, and even see Randy through her eyes.

This is a great movie for all ages. Personally, I will be watching for more of Nicole Ari Parker's work.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 June 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Incredibly True Adventure of 2 Girls in Love See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$250,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$2,210,408

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,210,408
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Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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