Relax ... It's Just Sex
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Tara (Jennifer Tilly) hosts a dinner party. When she discusses the HIV-positive results of her lover's brother, others join in with their opinions on AIDS. Black artist Buzz (T.C. Carson), brought to the party as the date of Vincey (Mitchell Anderson), quickly becomes a twosome with Javi (Eddie Garcia). Megan (Serena Scott Thomas) breaks up with her black lover Sarina (Cynda Williams) after Megan reveals her affair with Sarina's cousin Jered (Billy Wirth). With lesbian, gay, and straight interactions throughout, the film's framework leans toward Schnitzler's La Ronde (1900), as… More
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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 53%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The more interesting and likable characters are overshadowed by the more annoying ones."
‑ Michael Dequina, TheMovieReport.com
"It's a film that deals intelligently and honestly with its subject matter and has the good sense not to pander or wimp out on its ending."
‑ Widgett Walls, Needcoffee.com
"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 below mediocre."
‑ Emanuel Levy, Screendaily
"The film quickly falls apart amid chaotic plotting and stiff acting."
‑ Jeff Vice, Deseret News, Salt Lake City
"As brightly written by Castellaneta and enacted by possibly the best ensemble cast ever assembled in gay film, it's a real gem."
‑ David Noh, Film Journal International
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