The Velocity of Gary (1999)

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Dan Ireland directed this romantic comedy-drama (adapted by James Still from his own play) about a romantic triangle. Doughnut shop waitress Mary Carmen (Salma Hayek) is the girlfriend of bisexual porn star Valentino (Vincent D'Onofrio), but she's frozen out after Valentino gets a look at Midwestern hunk Gary (Thomas Jane). Rivalries end, and the three become close after Valentino succumbs to the AIDS virus. Shown at the 1998 San Sebastian Film Festival.

Rating: R (adult situations/language, sex, violence)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: James Still
In Theaters:
On DVD: Apr 13, 2004
Runtime:
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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as Mary Carmen

as Veronica

as Kid Joey

as Venus

as The King
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Critic Reviews for The Velocity of Gary

All Critics (28) | Top Critics (7)

Full Review… | September 7, 2011
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review… | March 27, 2009
Variety
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Full Review… | July 21, 2005
Houston Chronicle
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Never quite develops three-way erotic charge it should have.

Full Review… | November 29, 2009
TheMovieReport.com

Has rough spots but rings emotionally true and paints a vivid picture of New York City's underbelly.

Full Review… | May 26, 2006
Combustible Celluloid

Audience Reviews for The Velocity of Gary

½

Greenwich Village slacker types try to outcool one another as long as they can keep out reality just to past the time ... which they don't care about by the way, since you asked. Ho - hum.

ApeneckFletcher
Apeneck Fletcher

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½

Another film that i got for $3 It seemed original and interesting, but became just plain wierd and idiotic.

EbertsLittleApprentice
Joseph Eastmond

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Great movie!

iLeo
Leo L

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