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Bar Girls
Bar Girls
Actors: Nancy Allison Wolfe, Liza D'Agostino, Camila Griggs, Michael Harris, Justine Slater
Director: Marita Giovanni
Genres: Comedy, Drama
R     2002     1hr 33min

Imagine a bar full of beautiful women who are not on a quest for Mr. Right but for Ms. Right, and you have Bar Girls. A contemporary look at the exhilarating highsand exasperating lowsof love, this breakthrough comedy foll...  more »


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Actors: Nancy Allison Wolfe, Liza D'Agostino, Camila Griggs, Michael Harris, Justine Slater
Director: Marita Giovanni
Creators: Michael Ferris, Marita Giovanni, Doug Lindeman, Lauran Hoffman, Nicole Ferris
Genres: Comedy, Drama
Sub-Genres: Gay & Lesbian, Drama
Studio: MGM (Video & DVD)
Format: DVD - Color,Widescreen - Closed-captioned,Subtitled
DVD Release Date: 03/19/2002
Original Release Date: 04/07/1995
Theatrical Release Date: 04/07/1995
Release Year: 2002
Run Time: 1hr 33min
Screens: Color,Widescreen
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 1
MPAA Rating: R (Restricted)
Languages: English
Subtitles: English, French, Spanish

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Movie Reviews

Kinda cheesy, but enjoyable nonetheless
S. Stinson | Oklahoma USA | 02/11/2005
(3 out of 5 stars)

""Bar Girls" is an enjoyable little romantic comedy about an obsessive, incredibly funny cartoonist, Loretta, who is continually looking for that perfect significant other. When she actually finds her, she thinks it's too perfect and all her neurotic, but hilarious, self-sabotage tendencies kick in. Clever dialogue between Loretta and her best friend, tension-filled moments between Loretta and the film's stereotypical "bad girl", as well as tender moments of self-awareness make up for the film's obviously lacking depth. The intermittent scenes of Loretta's cartoon and the cartoon's heroine are hilarious! In all, "Bar Girls" is kinda cheesy, but an enjoyable 90-minutes nonetheless."
Avoid it!
S. Stinson | 04/17/2004
(1 out of 5 stars)

"I was terribly disappointed by this film. The sound, screenplay, acting and direction are all terrible. Everything about it just screams low budget. It has the quality of a home video created in someone's basement. This is a film to avoid!"
Not that great | USA | 05/31/2000
(1 out of 5 stars)

"I was disappointed. After reading positive reviews I felt the storyline was dumb, the acting poor and the relationships unbelievable. Rent before you buy."
A Grand Ole Film!
thomas angelo zunich | long beach, ca USA | 01/11/2000
(4 out of 5 stars)

"I am not a lesbien. I am not female. I am a male. There, now that I've released that into the universe I can get on with my review!I rented this on a whim, curiousities sake granted. Expectations aside I felt "Sheesh, what are u getting yourself into this time Tom?" As I watched "Bar Girls" I began to get into the characters, feeling them, understanding them. I loved the relationship between the two main characters. It was fascinating to watch the trials and tribulations of their "dysfunctional love affair" so to speak. It was fun to see them get to know eachother and fumble around that thing called love. I think it's more fun to watch people in the horrendous dating scene than to be an active participant! One of my favourite lines in the movie is where some of the girls are again, at the bar "doin' hard time". One girl was finally so fed up with "the bar scene" she screams out "this place is so unhealthy!" I laughed so hard at that having had the same thoughts as her. The characters in "Bar Girls" are what made the movie for me. They are all so loveable and intriguing. And watch for Chastity Bono in a rare cameo appearance. Some of Bar Girls was also filmed in West Hollywood. It was neat to see "Freida's" and "Mickey's" and "Rage".I only wish I could get a better copy, mine is a dubbed copy! All and all a neato moovee!"