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Meet Monica Velour

Kim Cattrall | UNEXPECTED FRIENDSHIP Dustin Ingram and Kim Cattrall in Meet Monica Velour

UNEXPECTED FRIENDSHIP Dustin Ingram and Kim Cattrall in Meet Monica Velour (Kim Simms)

STARRING Kim Cattrall, Dustin Ingram, and Brian Dennehy
DIRECTED BY Keith Bearden

The role of a former star of the ”golden age” of porn sounds perfect for Kim Cattrall, and she handles it nicely — at least, in the rare moments when this indie comedy isn’t terminally contrived. Dustin Ingram, geeked out to look like Napoleon Dynamite’s solemn brother, plays a horny 17-year-old driven to find his porn idol, Monica Velour, who turns out to be a broken-down wreck living in a trailer. He sleeps with her once, but mostly she teaches him Life Lessons. That’s the movie’s way of defanging a dangerous subject. C

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