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Fat Girls (2006)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 28 April 2006 (USA)
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Fat Girls is an original off-beat comedy feature. It focuses on Rodney Miller, not your typical Texas high school student...he is a theater lover and his ultimate dream is to be on Broadway... See full summary »

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Ash Christian

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Ash Christian
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ash Christian ... Rodney Miller
Jonathan Caouette ... Seymour Cox
Evan Miller ... Ted
Ashley Fink ... Sabrina Thomas
Andres Alfonso Ruzo Andres Alfonso Ruzo ... Hick #1
Tom Zembrod ... Hick #2
Richard Porter Richard Porter ... Stoner
Justin Bruening ... Bobby
Deborah Theaker ... Judy
Mitchell Self Mitchell Self ... Dad
Richard D. Curtin ... Christian Programming Woman / Preacher / BJs Drag Queen MC
Ryan Sumner Ryan Sumner ... Christian Programming Pastor (as Ryan L. Sumner)
Jesse Romero ... Young Rodney
Robin de Jesus ... Rudy
Linda J. Park Linda J. Park ... Katie Chin (as Linda Park)
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Storyline

Fat Girls is an original off-beat comedy feature. It focuses on Rodney Miller, not your typical Texas high school student...he is a theater lover and his ultimate dream is to be on Broadway. Awkward and shy, he doesn't have many people to talk to in his small Texas town that understand him. He ends up finding what he was looking for in his theater teacher, Mr. Cox. Written by Cranium Entertainment

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content including graphic dialogue, language and some drug/alcohol use - all involving teens
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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 April 2006 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Hawthorne, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$4,465, 4 November 2007

Gross USA:

$10,798
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Thora Birch was originally supposed to be in the film but dropped out at the last minute. See more »

Goofs

At the graduation dance Rodney leaves the punch bowl carrying one cup but arrives at his table carrying two. See more »

Quotes

Judy: I found your tape.
Rodney Miller: What tape?
Judy: The one with the two queers uh sodomizing and felating each other's assholes 10 ways 'til Tuesday.
Rodney Miller: Not my tape.
Judy: I think it is.
Rodney Miller: No, ma'am, it's not.
Judy: Oh, it is, too.
Rodney Miller: Never seen sodomizing to me my eyes no way.
Judy: I had all the girls over from Buddies and Bereavement and we were going to watch the Kirk Cameron film and that's what played instead.
Rodney Miller: Maybe it was Kirk Cameron.
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Connections

Spoofs The P.T.L. Club (1976) See more »

Soundtracks

Chemistry
Written by Drew Bayers, Ryan George, Max Humphrey and Nathanael Keefer
Performed by The Adored
Courtesy of Sheridan Square Entertainment
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Really wanted to like this - but...
17 February 2008 | by lhhung_himselfSee all my reviews

The premise of the film was very promising - sort of a gay Napoleon Dynamite type of film. And to be fair, there were some funny moments and funny lines but it really wasn't very good overall. The script and dialog felt like a local sketch production, full of clichés and scenes that were predictable.

However, there was enough that was amusing, that I stuck around to see how it finished, since there were hints that something special happens at the end. But it seems that either the film ran out of money or the writer ran out of ideas because the ending is extremely abrupt, almost skipping directly from what looked to be the key conflict in the film to the final credits.

Overall, it was very disappointing but not completely unwatchable...


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