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Elektra Luxx (2010)

R | | Comedy, Drama | 14 March 2010 (USA)
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Life for porn actress Elektra Luxx gets turned upside down when she finds out she's pregnant.

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Sebastian Gutierrez, Sebastian Gutierrez (characters)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Joseph Gordon-Levitt ... Bert Rodriguez
Carla Gugino ... Elektra Luxx / Celia (as Taryn Gugino)
Ermahn Ospina ... Jimmy Cojones
Jake Hames Jake Hames ... Thief #1
Patrick Caberty Patrick Caberty ... Thief #2
Kathleen Quinlan ... Rebecca Linbrook
Melissa Stephens ... Nadine
Susie Goliti Susie Goliti ... Maria
Lucy Punch ... Dolores
Marley Shelton ... Cora
Amy Rosoff ... Olive Rodriguez
Timothy Olyphant ... Dellwood Butterworth
Justin Kirk ... Benjamin
Adrianne Palicki ... Holly Rocket
Emmanuelle Chriqui ... Bambi Lindberg
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Storyline

Pregnant porn star Elektra Luxx is trying to make a split from the adult film industry by making a living teaching sex classes to housewives. But her life is thrown into disarray when a flight attendant with ties to Elektra's past approaches her for a favor. Chaos and hilarity ensue as fiancees, private investigators, a twin sister, best selling authors and even the Virgin Mary force her to face up to an unexpected series of decisions and revelations. Written by Newport Beach Film Festival

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Trouble has a name. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content, nudity and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 March 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Elektra Luxx See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,601, 13 March 2011

Gross USA:

$11,514

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$11,514
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Company Credits

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Gato Negro Films See more »
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Color
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Trivia

Several times during the movie is mentioned Electra did a lesbian sex scene where she makes love with herself. When people ask her about how this was done, she eludes the question. Later it is revealed Elektra has a twin sister, Celia and they both appear on screen at the same time when Elektra visits Celia in jail and they are identical (apart from hair, make-up and clothes, obviously) so at this point the viewer can deduce the aforementioned sex scene was played by Elektra and her sister.

In the final credits, Celia is credited as played by Taryn Gugino, leading the viewer to believe Carla Gugino has a twin sister but this is false. Celia was really played by Carla Gugino herself and she doesn't have any twin sister. See more »

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Holly Rocket: I'm afraid of ponies. But I am wet with indecent happiness for you.
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Crazy Credits

Celia, Elektra's twin sister appears in credits as played by Taryn Gugino but it is really played by Carla Gugino. Carla doesn't have any twin sister. See more »

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References Judas Kiss (1998) See more »

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If You Were A Priest
Written by Robyn Hitchcock
Performed by Samantha Shelton
Produced by Lem Jay Ignacio
Mixed by Adam Hawkins
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A very moving and somewhat funny movie about a porn star trying to change her life. Not what I expected its better. I say B+
17 June 2011 | by cosmo_tigerSee all my reviews

"What kind of person are you?" Retiring pregnant porn star Elektra Luxx (Gugino) fills her days by teaching a sexology class. After being approached by a stranger with a tie to her dead ex-boyfriend her day starts to get weird. If you have seen the previews to this then you think you know what the movie is about. You would be wrong. From what I saw I expected a very funny comedy. While this movie does have it's funny moments, at its core it actually a very moving story. A woman who is trying to figure out where her life is is the one everyone seems to go to for advice, help or anything she can provide. Being that the movie is about a porn star there are a few pretty raunchy scenes and dialog, but no where near what you would have expected. There is a shot a a male and female butt and that is the extent of the nudity. The acting and characters are very entertaining that it makes you want to watch and see everyone get what they want. This is not at all what I expected, it was better. Overall a very touching, and somewhat funny story about finding out and being comfortable with who you are. I give it a B+.

Would I watch it again? - I think I actually would.

*Also try - Finding Bliss


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