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SwingersA terrific comedy about young Los Angeles dudes on the prowl. The characters drink martinis and dress in silvery-suave style, but they also talk with a...SwingersComedyPT96MRA terrific comedy about young Los Angeles dudes on the prowl. The characters drink martinis and dress in silvery-suave style, but they also talk with a...1996-11-08Alex DesertHeather GrahamBrooke LangtonRon LivingstonPatrick Van HornAlex Desert, Heather Graham, Brooke Langton, Ron Livingston, Patrick Van Horn
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Swingers

Genre: Comedy; Starring: Jon Favreau, Vince Vaughn, Alex Desert, Heather Graham, Brooke Langton, Ron Livingston, Patrick Van Horn; Director: Doug Liman; Runtime (in minutes): 96; MPAA Rating: R

A terrific comedy about young Los Angeles dudes on the prowl. The characters drink martinis and dress in silvery-suave style, but they also talk with a nervous, imploring incessantness, microanalyzing the rules and rituals of love in the ’90s. Director Doug Liman captures something hilarious and touching — a new attitude of wistful modesty on the part of young macho cruisers. As Trent, a handsome shark who tells Mike (Jon Favreau), the self-pitying hero, ”You’re money!” Vince Vaughn is spooky-cool sexy, like the young Christopher Walken. A