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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

Writer:

Maria Maggenti
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Cast

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 ... 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.

Genres:

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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Details

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:

$1,977,544
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The two lead actresses would work together again later in their careers in "Boogie Nights". See more »

Quotes

Evelyn Roy: We're having a little crisis on our hands. We're trying to get Evie to come out with her new friend... Randy?
Friend: Randy's already out, Mrs. Roy.
Friend #2: I don't think that's what she meant.
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Crazy Credits

At the end of the end credits: "The director thanks, for love and support ... all the roughcut screeners, all the dykes who worked on the film, everyone in Selma Thompson's writing class." See more »


Soundtracks

A Typical Love
Written by Elizabeth Ziff, Alyson Palmer and Amy Ziff
Performed by BETTY
Produced by BETTY
Courtesy of BETTYRules Music (BMI)
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Very cute
1 February 1999 | by bottledgooseSee all my reviews

In terms of cuteness, this movie is equivivalent to a Tom Hanks/Meg Ryan romance, which isn't a bad thing at all. The two leads are sensitive and funny in their portrayals of Evie and Randy. Interesting that Laurel Holloman and Nicole Parker both wound up in the cast of Boogie Nights, no? I especially loved the character of Frank in this movie. A sweet date movie for couples of all orientations, in my opinion. :)


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