About the film
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Boys on the Side
Release Date: February 03, 1995
|Slogan||:||«A motion picture that celebrates the art of survival, the gift of laughter and the miracle of friendship.»|
|Production Companies||:||Regency Enterprises, Alcor Films, Hera Productions, New Regency Pictures, Canal+|
|Producers||:||Arnon Milchan, Steven Reuther, Herbert Ross, Don Roos, Patricia Karlan|
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.