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Sex and Death 101 (2007)

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A guy's life is turned around by an email, which includes the names of everyone he's had sex with and ever will have sex with. His situation gets worse when he encounters a femme fatale (Ryder) who targets men guilty of sex crime.

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Daniel Waters

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Daniel Waters
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Robert Wisdom ... Alpha
Tanc Sade ... Beta
Patton Oswalt ... Fred
Simon Baker ... Roderick Blank
Mindy Cohn ... Trixie
Winona Ryder ... Death Nell / Gillian De Raisx (#101)
Keram Malicki-Sánchez ... Master Bitchslap
Julie Bowen ... Fiona Wormwood (#29)
Neil Flynn ... Zack
Corinne Reilly ... Lizzie
Cindy Pickett ... Roderick's Mother
Winter Ave Zoli ... Alexis De Large (#37)
Dash Mihok ... Lester
Bryan Okes ... Buzzkilling Bodyguard (as Bryan Okes Fuller)
Jessica Kiper ... Precious / Carlotta Valdes (#30)
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Storyline

Just before he's to marry Fiona, Roderick Blank receives an anonymous e-mail with 101 names on it; Fiona's is the 29th, the first 28 are women Rod has slept with, and the 30th turns out to be the stripper at his bachelor party. The notion that he will have sex with 70 more people sends Rod into crisis mode, especially after three odd men in an aseptic office confirm that a celestial machine has made an error. They suggest destroying the list, but Rod finds that easier said than done. Working his way through it consumes him, plus he realizes that death may await him after #101. Meanwhile, a femme fatale nicknamed Death Nell is putting men into a coma. Are they fated to meet? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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One Man. One List. 101 Women. Some Fantasies Are Too True to Be Good.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong sexual content and language | See all certifications »

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Trivia

On "The List", the number eighty-six girl is named Phoebe Caulfield. This is the name of the younger sister of Holden Caulfield in the novel "The Catcher in the Rye". See more »

Goofs

The scene in front of the grocery store has a sign in the window advertising "Watermellons" which should be spelled with one L, not two. See more »

Quotes

Roderick Blank: Life is a lot like death it happens to everyone whether they like it or not. And meaning of it all? Honestly? Who gives a fuck?
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Referenced in Biography: Winona Ryder (2008) See more »

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I Need Two Girls
Written and Performed by 'Paranoid Social Club'
Courtesy of On Entertainment
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Different is good!
25 November 2007 | by sohrabi70See all my reviews

I just saw this film at a preview. I have to say I normally don't like romantic comedies, so I didn't have any big expectations for this.

The film is about Rodrick who receives an e-mail with all the names of girls he have had sex with, and those he will have sex with within a year. The problem is, he at that time was meant to get married in not so long, but "the list" doesn't end with his wife-2-be's name. Actually: there are 72 more to come!

I won't say the movie is free of clishè, but compared to what were used to with these kind of films- it certainly is a good breath of fresh air. The plot is funny, the characters are interesting, the actors did a good job, and well the movie was good as well. Also Winona Ryder is as beautiful as ever! Watch it, but with reasonable expectations.

Enjoy:-)


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 February 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$13,516, 6 April 2008

Gross USA:

$23,624

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,229,330
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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