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Sticky Fingers

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Time Out says

Red-haired Lolly (Mayron, who co-wrote with Adams) and bleached-blonde Mattie (Slater) dress loudly and needle each other's neuroses. They busk for rent money, but squander it on hash delivered by streetwise dudette Diane (Devine), who leaves a mysterious green bag containing $1 million in their Manhattan pad. Threatened with eviction and then burgled, they're soon dipping into the stashed cash - and for less pressing purposes, like therapeutic shopping. Trouble starts when Diane returns, ruthless hoods on her heels. For the most part, Adams' debut is a lot of fun; she directs with a feel for the state of suspended adolescence induced by flat-sharing, and with an irreverent but affectionate eye for bohemian Manhattan that's supported by some intriguingly eccentric peripheral characters, notably the sublime Brennan's brassy landlady.
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Release Details

  • Duration:97 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Catlin Adams
  • Screenwriter:Catlin Adams, Melanie Mayron
  • Cast:
    • Helen Slater
    • Melanie Mayron
    • Eileen Brennan
    • Loretta Devine
    • Christopher Guest
    • Carol Kane
    • Stephen McHattie
    • Danitra Vance
    • Shirley Stoller
    • Gwen Welles
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