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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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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  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$3,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$56,448, 27 March 2005, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$96,793, 10 April 2005
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Lucy Diamond's license plate is "ndasky", probably referring to the Beatles' song "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds". The character was referred to as "Lucy in the Sky" in an earlier draft of the script and in the short film this feature was based on. See more »

Goofs

When Amy and Lucy bump into each other the first time, pay attention to Amy's hands. The close up of her picking up the gun shows her using her left hand, but in the next shot she's holding the gun with her right hand. See more »

Quotes

Lucy: [feigning pain] I just... I'm feeling really ill. It's my stomach. I, um, I think I have food poisoning.
Ninotchka: Are you blowing me?
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Ninotchka: Off. Are you blowing me off?
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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

References The Silence of the Lambs (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

Strict Machine
Written by Alison Goldfrapp, Will Gregory (as William Owen Gregory), Nick Batt
Performed by Goldfrapp
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Fun Fabulous Furious
4 September 2004 | by See all my reviews

I was fortunate enough to see this movie at the Lesbian and Gay Film Festival. The movie is WONDERFUL- sure, it is as substantial as cotton candy, but it is GREAT to see a summer-blockbuster-type action film that spoofs so many

clichés, never takes itself seriously, and treats its lesbian characters with respect. The writer/director Angela Robinson spoke at the screening and indicated that the film will get a theatrical release, but the distributor is having trouble marketing the film because they don't know which market to target- teenagers, gays, etc. In short, if you think this campy action film will appeal to you GO SEE IT in its opening weekend (to be announced) to send a message to the studios that

taking a risk on an unusual, fun film like this was well worth it. Oh, and the music is great too! The soundtrack features 80's classics from New Order, Erasure, and The Cure, as well as contemporary stuff from

Fischerspooner, Goldfrapp etc.


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