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In this loose adaptation of Shakespeare's "Henry IV," Mike Waters is a gay hustler afflicted with narcolepsy. Scott Favor is the rebellious son of a mayor. Together, the two travel from Portland, Oregon to Idaho and finally to the coast of Italy in a quest to find Mike's estranged mother. Along the

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1991-02-01

Runtime 104 minutes

Budget $2.5m

Revenue $6.4m


TMDB 7.0


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koriandra_jinx shared a tip "A bit shocking and somewhat explicit, but is definitely one of the best movies of the 1990s."

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billie_cobain shared a tip "River Phoenix's performance in this film is amazing."

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joey_reynoso shared a tip "Wonderful film"

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