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The Big Ask (2014)

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Three couples head to the desert to help their friend Andrew heal from the loss of his mother. The friends plan a week of laughter and rejuvenation. Andrew plans a therapeutic orgy.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 30th, 2014 (Limited) by TriBeca Films
Video Release: May 20th, 2014 by Tribeca
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 90 minutes
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Keywords: Sexual Fetishism, Prostitution, Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, Depression, Relationships Gone Wrong
Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Black Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Ace of Service, Sparkhouse Media, Covert Productions
Production Countries: United States

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Supporting Cast

Dale Dickey    Lorie
French Stewart    Rich
Ned Beatty    Old Man Carl
Tara Karsian    Ms. CP

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Production and Technical Credits

Thomas Beatty    Screenwriter
Thomas Beatty    Producer
Jennifer Westin    Producer
Karina Miller    Executive Producer
Todd Ulman    Co-Producer
Aaron Kavalchik    Director of Photography
Eric Potter    Editor
Tom McMillan    Production Designer
Tracey Moulton    Costume Designer
Andy Gowan    Music Supervisor
Julian Wass    Composer
Kerry Barden    Casting Director
Paul Schnee    Casting Director
Rich Delia    Casting Director

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