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Signature Move (2017)

Zaynab, a thirty-something Pakistani, Muslim, lesbian in Chicago takes care of her sweet and TV-obsessed mother. As Zaynab falls for Alma, a bold and very bright Mexican woman, she searches for her identity in life, love and wrestling.

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Jennifer Reeder
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Cast

Credited cast:
Fawzia Mirza ... Zaynab
Shabana Azmi ... Parveen
Sari Sanchez ... Alma
Audrey Francis ... Jayde
Charin Alvarez ... Rosa
Molly Brennan Molly Brennan ... Killian
Mark Hood ... Milo
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ox Baker Jr. Ox Baker Jr. ... Self - wrestling show
Molly Callinan Molly Callinan ... Ragina Cruz
Jacob Clapham Jacob Clapham ... Self - wrestling show
Minita Gandhi ... Hina
Brian G. Lawrie Brian G. Lawrie ... Referee
Jeez Loueez Jeez Loueez ... Ring Announcer
Mia Park ... Bookstore Customer
Malic White Malic White ... Security Bouncer
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Storyline

Zaynab is a thirty-something Pakistani, Muslim, lesbian in Chicago who takes care of her TV-obsessed mother. As Zaynab falls for Alma, a bold and very bright Mexican woman, she searches for her identity in life, love and wrestling.

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Taglines:

Life, Love, and Lady Wrestling

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Quotes

Jayde: How many women have you been with?
Zaynab: Define been with.
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Wonderful Movie
18 January 2020 | by debrobinsSee all my reviews

This is a new queer classic! I loved everything about this movie. It was funny, and sweet, and just awesome! Can't wait to see more from the folks who made it, we need more uplifting tales like this!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Urdu | Spanish

Release Date:

13 October 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Signature Move See more »

Filming Locations:

Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$18,935, 1 October 2017

Gross USA:

$31,551

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$31,551
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