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Inside Monkey Zetterland (1992)

R | | Comedy | 25 August 1993 (USA)
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An off beat comedy about an out of work screen writing/artist that complains about being too cool, too talented and way too gay.

Director:

Jefery Levy

Writers:

Steve Antin, John Boskovich (additional dialogue)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Steve Antin ... Monkey Zetterland
Patricia Arquette ... Grace
Sandra Bernhard ... Imogene
Sofia Coppola ... Cindy
Tate Donovan ... Brent Zetterland
Rupert Everett ... Sasha
Katherine Helmond ... Honor Zetterland
Bo Hopkins ... Mike Zetterland
Ricki Lake ... Bella the Stalker
Debi Mazar ... Daphne
Martha Plimpton ... Sofie
Robin Antin ... Waitress in Canters
Frances Bay ... Grandma
Luca Bercovici ... Boot Guy
Chuck Grieve Chuck Grieve ... Guy at Taco Stand
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Storyline

A bit of the offbeat tedium that is the life of Monkey Zetterland, an unemployed actor/writer obsessed by the old Red Car commuter trains. We explore Monkey's life through his interactions with family, friends, and neighbors. Written by John Allison <johna@cs.colorado.edu>

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Life. It's A Trip.

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

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[first lines]
Monkey: As a child I always felt responsible for my mom. Dad would be gone. She'd be alone for months, sometimes years, and eventually dad would come home. And I'd be okay. And everything would be all right. 'Cause mom would be saved.
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Abysmal
20 September 2001 | by storytymSee all my reviews

A boring, meaningless, self indulgent piece of tripe. Nothing's worse than a movie that thinks it is amusing and most certainly is not. Don't be misled by the promising cast--the actors here just prove that actors are nothing without a good script. And one thing this movie lacks is a good script. Stay far, far away from this waste of celluloid.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 August 1993 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Gross USA:

$121,475
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Production Co:

Coast See more »
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Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color
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