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Guy (1996)

R | | Drama | 17 December 1997 (USA)
A young woman with a camera follows a man around to make a documentary about him, something he is not very happy with.
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Cast

Credited cast:
Vincent D'Onofrio ... Guy
Hope Davis ... Camera
Kimber Riddle Kimber Riddle ... Veronica
Diane Salinger ... Gail
Richard Portnow ... Al
Valente Rodriguez ... Low Rider
Michael Massee ... Mark
John F. O'Donohue ... Detective
Lucy Liu ... Woman at Newstand (as Lucy Lui)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sandy Martin
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Storyline

A young, female filmmaker looks through her camera for an object to film. She wants to film the private live of an ordinary person and starts following Guy. He is very irritated about this girl following him, always looking through her camera, never showing herself. She does not even say her name but follows him even home to his bedroom. He tries to get rid of her but she does not stop. After a while he gets used to the camera and the girl behind it and tries to get involved with her. First she protects herself with her camera but cannot keep the barrier up. When their feelings and Guy's actions become too confusing for them Guy disappears mysteriously. However, he comes back; with a camera. Written by Gerhard Windecker <g.wind@mbox300.swipnet.se>

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She was looking for something special. She found much more than she was looking for.

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Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for a strong sex scene, and for language including some sexual dialogue | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Country:

Germany | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 December 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Guy - Gli occhi addosso See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,132, 21 December 1997

Gross USA:

$4,134

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,134
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Quotes

Guy: Sex is healthy, don't you think? And necessary?
Camera: Why is that?
Guy: Well, to put up with all this shit around us, y'know? I mean, y'know, it's good to get fucked. That's why when it's really good, people say, y'know, "She fucked my brains out," or "he fucked my brains out." You wanna get your brains fucked out?
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Its not worth the price of a ticket
14 September 1998 | by mrluickSee all my reviews

The movie "Guy", from 1996, came to Mexico on September, 1998, probably because The Truman Show is about to be released here, and they are related in a certain way.

The only valuable thing on this movie is the acting of Vincent D'Onofrio, who is excellent playing Guy. The story is plain and boring.


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