• The Fluffer (2001)

The Fluffer

Release Date: November 16th, 2001

DVD Release Date: August 20th, 2002

R |1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary

"The Fluffer" is a movie about obsession, submission, money, and sexuality. The story centers on Johnny Rebel -­ a porn star with a paradox. Although he is a hot-blooded heterosexual male, Johnny makes his living as a gay porno star. The reason: money. Sean McGinnis is young, naïve, adventurous, and pure. Moving to L.A. to pursue a career in movies, he becomes diverted to working for Hollywood's illegitimate stepchild -­ the porno industry. The reason: Johnny Rebel.

Cast: Scott Gurney, Michael Cunio, Roxanne Day, Taylor Negron, Richard Riehle, Deborah Harry, Robert Walden

Director: Richard Glatzer , Wash Westmoreland

Genres: Drama

Distributors: First Run

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Lou LumenickNew York Post

    The performances are more than serviceable and The Fluffer is well-paced and engaging until the flaccid climax. show more

  • 50
    David SterrittChristian Science Monitor

    Would have more heft if the filmmakers had been supplied with talented stars, original ideas, and a barely adequate budget. show more

  • 75
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Several notches above the usual gay-themed indie, and mostly manages to avoid -- or at least legitimately deploy -- the gratuitous throbbing beefcake scenes that are part and parcel of the genre. show more

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