Relax... It's Just Sex (1999) - Rotten Tomatoes

Relax... It's Just Sex (1999)




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With lesbian, gay, and straight interactions, an assortment of characters discuss mainly sex-related issues and talk directly into the camera to introduce other characters. Centering on Tara's dinner party, the guests are discussing AIDS. Later, other characters arrive and many break-ups and match-ups occur.more
Rating: R (for strong sexual content, language and a scene of violence)
Genre: Drama, Gay & Lesbian, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: P.J. Castellaneta
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jan 11, 2000

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Jennifer Tilly
as Tara Ricotto
Chris Cleveland
as Diego Tellez
Billy Writh
as Jered Baroziak
Gibbs Tolsdorf
as Dwight Bergman
Susan Tyrrell
as Alicia Pillsbury
Gibbs Toldsdorf
as Dwight Bergman
Seymour Cassel
as Emilie Pillsbury
Paul Winfield
as Auntie Mahalia
Billy Wirth
as Jered Bartoziak
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Critic Reviews for Relax... It's Just Sex

All Critics (26) | Top Critics (7)

Full Review… | September 7, 2011
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review… | July 12, 2002
Globe and Mail
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
San Francisco Chronicle
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Full Review… | March 5, 1999
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review… | July 21, 2005
Houston Chronicle
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Village Voice
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Audience Reviews for Relax... It's Just Sex

Shocking at the time, this film now dates poorly. It unsuccessfully runs across the border of humour and a discussion of truly disheartening subjects.

John Ballantine
John Ballantine

Super Reviewer

Great movie!

Leo L

Super Reviewer

This lifestyle comedy deserves credit for trying to blend together gays, lesbians, and heteros (rare sight in the 1990s), but the writing, direction, and execution are middling.

Relax... It's Just Sex Quotes

Vincey Sauris: Wait not that one
Tara Ricotto: No! It's fucking ugly, get rid of it!
Vincey Sauris: I like it, put it back!
Tara Ricotto: Some poor, sick, homeless gay man needs this a lot more than you do. Selfish...
– Submitted by Jen M (4 years ago)

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