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Women in Film (2001)

Three women in Hollywood talk to the camera one summer (with a coda six months later). Sara is a casting director; her soliloquies are addressed to Samson (her blind infant son) and to ... See full summary »

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Bruce Wagner

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Bruce Wagner (novel), Bruce Wagner (screenplay)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Beverly D'Angelo ... Phyllis Wolf
Portia de Rossi ... Gina
Marianne Jean-Baptiste ... Sara
Camren Tyler Geyen Camren Tyler Geyen ... Samson
Yvette Marie Geyen Yvette Marie Geyen ... Samson's Nanny
Cauleen Smith ... Woman Prisoner
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Storyline

Three women in Hollywood talk to the camera one summer (with a coda six months later). Sara is a casting director; her soliloquies are addressed to Samson (her blind infant son) and to Holly Hunter. She talks about her husband's refusal to touch their son and her discovery of his affair. Gina is a masseuse - blithe, solipsistic, scheming to steal the energy of Hollywood players. She frequently refers to her dead sister Wanda, kidnaped by their father. Phyllis, sexually abused by her father when a teen, addresses her son Eric. She's a producer, working on remaking Pasolini's "Teorema." As the project falls apart, so does she. All three hum or sing, "You made me love you." Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sex-related dialogue, language, some nudity and drug content | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 January 2001 (USA) See more »

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Stereo

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Color
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Phyllis Wolf: I don't do digital. I'll fuck you with a digital dick until you're dead!
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References Teorema (1968) See more »

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Women talking about film
3 September 2003 | by iwatcheverythingSee all my reviews

I actually liked this film. It had some great dialogue and seemed to tell some of the truer sides of Hollywood. If you like good gossip or something like E! TV then this would be a good film for you. Some of the stories are hard to keep up with because besides the 3 women talking their are no faces to match the names to. There were a lot of nude scenes and also things women do on a daily basis with no real editing around it. This was a good storytelling film and if you don't mind no real action then I believe you will like this film also.


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