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3.1
250 Ratings

Spanking the Monkey

Directed by David O. Russell
United States, 1994
Comedy, Drama

Synopsis

A young medical student must stay home all summer instead of taking a prestigious internship, because his mother has broken her leg. He begins to fall for her and the girl next door.

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Spanking the Monkey Directed by David O. Russell

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

1994 | 2 wins including: Dramatic (Audience Award)

Independent Spirit Awards

1995 | 2 wins including: Best First Feature

1995 | 2 nominations including: Best Supporting Female

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