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Trick (1999)

The misadventures of two young gay men, trying to find a place to be alone, one night in Manhattan.

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Gabriel, an aspiring writer of Broadway musicals, meets Mark, a muscled stripper, who picks him up on the subway. They spend the night trying to find somewhere to be alone... forced to contend with Gabriel's selfish roommate, his irritating best friend, and a vicious, jealous drag queen in a gay dance club. The sun rises on a promising new relationship. Written by Randy Goldberg <goldberg@nymc.edu>

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A story about two guys trying to make it in the big city

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

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23 July 1999 (USA)  »

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Helyes bajok  »

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Budget:

$450,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$118,594 (USA) (25 July 1999)

Gross:

$2,049,595 (USA) (26 September 1999)
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In the diner scene Miss Coco Peru is seen cross outside the window and enter the diner but never appears thereafter. This is because he was cut out of the following bathroom scene where Gabriel and Mark almost kiss, which is such a sweet moment that the director Jim Fall decided not to put in another joke with Coco. See more »

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Missi Pyle's name is misspelled (Missi Pile) during the closing credits that show their pictures. It is corrected during the end crawl however. See more »

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Scary Man: You're cute as shit!
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Referenced in Another Gay Movie (2006) See more »

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Dream Weaver
Written by Gary Wright
Performed by Erin Hamilton
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Trick or treat
3 February 2004 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

Not having seen the film when it was originally released, I caught up with it on IFC. The film is surprisingly light, as the director, Jim Fall, has avoided the usual cliches when dealing with the subject matter.

Mr. Fall was very lucky to find this cast, indeed. The three principals, Tori Spelling, Christian Campbell and John Paul Pitoc play very well together. It's a fun film to watch anytime at all. All types of audiences will enjoy this tale of romance, missed opportunities, and fulfilling a dream.

All this, and N.Y.'s Greenwich Village in the background, who could ask for anything more?


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