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Girl Play (2004)

Not Rated | | Comedy | 11 July 2004 (USA)
Two real-life lesbian actresses meet by chance when they are cast as lovers in a local stage play, and end up actually falling in love.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Robin Greenspan ...
Lacie Harmon ...
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Robin's Mother
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Gabriel
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Audrey
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Cass
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Robin at Age 14
Shannon Perez ...
Young Robin at Age 6
Dominic Ottersbach ...
Gabriel's Assistant
Julie Briggs ...
Dr. Katherine
Peter Ente ...
Robin's Father
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Parents Friend
Skye Emerson ...
Bartender
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Laura, Drunk girl in bar
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Attractive Girl in Bar (as Lynn A. Henderson)
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Storyline

Robin, who is married to her girlfriend for half a dozen years, and Lacie, someone who never had a lasting relationship, are both cast to play lesbian lovers in a Los Angeles stage play. Innocently, the stage director, Gabriel runs the actresses through a series of rehearsals designed to "bring out the intimacy" in each performer. Soon the two women find themselves increasingly and undeniably attracted to each other and overcome with desire. They must ask themselves whether this relationship is manufactured, created for the sake of the "girl play", or is it true love? Written by Sujit R. Varma

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Two Women, One Love, Dozens Of Stories

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Comedy

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$1,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$8,441, 3 April 2005, Limited Release
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Trivia

Based on the original play "Real Girls" written by Robin Greenspan and Lacie Harmon, the film was adapted for the screen by Robin Greenspan, Lacie Harmon, and Lee Friedlander. See more »

Crazy Credits

'Girl Play' is based on a true story. The names and places have been changed to protect the innocent except Robin and Lacie. They supposedly are who they say they are. See more »

Connections

Featured in 2005 Glitter Awards (2005) See more »

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Good Day
Written Remy Tesser
Performed by Remy Tesser
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Two Thumbs Up....A Must See.
15 January 2005 | by See all my reviews

If Siskel and Ebert had seen this film this is exactly what they would have said, "Two thumbs up. A must see." So, who can give me their address so I can send them a copy of this wonderful, uplifting, delightfully funny film created by a wide array of talented individuals? Kudos to all involved. Lee Friedlander did a wonderful job bringing an already tremendous play (sold out many weeks by the way) to the big screen for so many more to enjoy. I have been following the talents of Lacie Harmon and Robin Greenspan for many years, and I'm not surprised by any means that their extreme brilliance continues to shine even brighter every year. I cannot wait to see what new projects they will come up with in the future. As soon as Girl Play is released on DVD I will own a copy for my private collection.


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