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Release Date: February 23, 2010Running Time: 74 mins.
Genre: Biopic, Drama


Cynthia Nixon

Swoosie Kurtz

Jonathan Tucker

Denis O'Hare

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About the British personality and performer Quentin Crisp. In 1981, Crisp accepts a theatrical engagement in New York. His agent, Connie Clausen sees to it that, on account of his achievements, he becomes a Resident Alien in the United States. She also organizes regular bookings of his one-man-show, "How to be Happy." Before long, the word is out and Quentin Crisp's appearances become a hot ticket. One day, Connie introduces Crisp to Phillip Steele, the publisher of "The Village Voice." The two men soon become friends and Crisp finds plenty of opportunity to parade his flamboyant style and sharp-tongued wit. However, his careless comment during an interview that AIDS is merely "a fad" earns ... Full Summary >>