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R| 1 hr. 45 min.

Plot Summary
After her stepfather dies, 16-year-old Dede (Christina Ricci) moves in with her gay half-brother Bill, (Martin Donovan). Already pregnant, Dede seduces Bill's partner, Matt (Ivan Sergei), and convinces him the child is his. The couple steals $10,000 from Bill and runs off. But when an ex-student of Bill's -- who's also Matt's ex-lover -- accuses Bill of molestation, he must track down Dede and Matt with the help of Matt's sister, Lucia (Lisa Kudrow), to salvage his reputation.

Cast: Christina Ricci , Martin Donovan , Lisa Kudrow , Lyle Lovett , Johnny Galecki , William Lee Scott , Ivan Sergei ,

Director: Don Roos

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics

The Opposite of Sex (1998)

Release Date: May 22nd, 1998|1 hr. 45 min.

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  • The best scenes are of people talking -- and that's not just because the lines are so good. Roos doesn't seem to know what to do with his characters when they aren't blabbing. show more

  • The opposite of entertainment, a self-satisfied soap opera from hell. But anyone itchy to see Ricci in her fleshy glory will adore her femme fatale for the Jerry Springer age, a Stanwyck stoked on steroids and SweeTarts. show more

  • Opposite attracts with its wit. show more

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