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Boys on the Side

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Comedy LGBTQ 
Rated: 18+ (R)19951h 55mOn: Starz Tags: Friendship Doctor Escape Country: France 

After breaking up with her girlfriend, a nightclub singer, Jane, answers a personal ad from Robin, a real estate agent with AIDS, seeking a cross-country travel partner. On their journey from New York City to Los Angeles, the two stop by Pittsburgh to pick up Robin's friend Holly, who is trying to escape an abusive relationship. With three distinct personalities, the women must overcome their differences to help one another.Boys on the Side featuring Whoopi Goldberg and Mary-Louise Parker is streaming on Starz, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 3 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with an average IMDb audience rating of 6.5 (12,145 votes).

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Herbert Ross


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Available to stream on a subscription service (Starz).

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Available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Starz).

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Available to rent or buy from $3.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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Not available to watch free online.

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#11,583 Ranked Movie

#173 Ranked in Escape Movies

#286 Ranked in LGBTQ Movies

#389 Ranked in Movies on Starz

Boys on the Side has an average IMDb audience rating of 6.5 (12,145 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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