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D.E.B.S. (2004)

PG-13 | | Action, Comedy, Romance | 25 March 2005 (USA)
Plaid-skirted schoolgirls are groomed by a secret government agency to become the newest members of the elite national-defense group, D.E.B.S.

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Bobby
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Madeleine
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Storyline

Recruited by the U.S. government for their unique ability to lie, cheat and fight, Amy, Max, Janet and Dominique join an underground academy of secret agents known only as D.E.B.S. These crime fighting hotties set out to save the world and keep their lipstick perfectly applied while doing so. Now the girls must combine their skills for their most important mission- to capture vexing vixen Lucy Diamond, the deadliest criminal the world has ever known. When D.E.B.S. star player, Amy, falls for Lucy, chaos erupts and the D.E.B.S. loyalty is put to the test. Written by D.E.B.S. Official Site

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They're crime-fighting hotties with killer bodies. See more »

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Action | Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexual content and language | See all certifications »

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25 March 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

D.E.B.S. - Espias em Acção  »

Box Office

Budget:

$3,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$56,448 (USA) (25 March 2005)

Gross:

$96,793 (USA) (8 April 2005)
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Trivia

When Amy, Lucy, Janet and Scud are driving to the off-limits club Scud asks Janet if she went to Dalton. Janet replies yes. Dalton is the name of a real well known private school on the upper East side of Manhattan. See more »

Goofs

During the D.E.B.S. first stake out of Lucy when they are hanging over Lucy's head, Max is sitting next to Amy. After the three girls' swings move off then come back to Amy, Janet is sitting next to Amy. It would have been difficult for Janet and Max to have switched places hanging that high in the air. See more »

Quotes

Max: [to Amy] I don't care if you are the Perfect Score.
Janet: [under her breath] Perfect whore!
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Crazy Credits

The "Spiral S" in the opening Screen Gems logo (in the international release) changes from its usual blue to a plaid pattern. See more »

Connections

Spoofs Citizen Kane (1941) See more »

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Be Like Water
Written and Performed by Sarah Fimm
Courtesy of Sarah Fimm
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A superb spoof of action flicks, grrrl style!
21 June 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Written, directed and edited by Angela Robinson, this film obviously has roots in a comic strip - highly stylised and (no doubt) extensively story-boarded (First it was a comic, then a short).

It's an exhilarating ride from the moment it takes off, playing on the action genre and taking the time to laugh at itself.

This is a queer film with modernised Disney-like values and is likely to be recognised as one of the first cross-over-to-mainstream queer films.

A fun movie with a wonderful cast, witty dialogue and a ripper soundtrack. Definitely the best queer-themed action spoof around. A must watch (and re-watch)!


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