Twisted

Overview

It is surprising to note what doesn't change when the story of Dickens's novel Oliver Twist moves from the criminal underground of 19th-century London to the world of American gays in the 1990s. In this movie, Lee Keivyn McNeill Graves is a homeless young orphan boy who gets taken into the lives of a group of colorful, decadent men. Their friendships and jealousies, as well as their disagreements about Lee's upbringing, carry the familiar story along. Billy Porter's performance as Shiniqua, a feisty ...
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Overview

It is surprising to note what doesn't change when the story of Dickens's novel Oliver Twist moves from the criminal underground of 19th-century London to the world of American gays in the 1990s. In this movie, Lee Keivyn McNeill Graves is a homeless young orphan boy who gets taken into the lives of a group of colorful, decadent men. Their friendships and jealousies, as well as their disagreements about Lee's upbringing, carry the familiar story along. Billy Porter's performance as Shiniqua, a feisty street-hardened drag queen, stands out.
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Special Features

Seth Michael Donsky's award winning short film "Loopy," a cheerfully nasty retelling of 'Little Red Riding Hood'.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/3/2006
  • UPC: 759259140776
  • Original Release: 1996
  • Rating:

  • Source: Water Bearer Films
  • Presentation: Uncensored
  • Time: 1:40:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 64,812

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Eugene Byrd
Anthony Crivello Eddie
Elizabeth Franz
Keivyn McNeil Graves Lee
William Hickey Andre
David Noroña Angel
Billy Porter Shiniqua
Jean Loup Wolfman Fine Art
Technical Credits
Seth Michael Donsky Director, Editor, Producer, Screenwriter
Adrian Agramonte Producer
Bernard Arbit Executive Producer
Antonio Arroyo Sound/Sound Designer
Scott Bailey Production Designer
Sharon Chantilles Casting
Q Lazzarus Songwriter
Tom McArdle Editor
Per Merlita Associate Producer
Rosemary Ponzo Costumes/Costume Designer
Joel Rubin Associate Producer
John Salk Sound/Sound Designer
Hernan Toro Cinematographer
Jeff Vignezult Casting
Mark Weiner Executive Producer
Barry Witz Executive Producer
Danny Z Songwriter
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Twisted
1. Start Film [6:14]
2. As Precious as Gold [4:37]
3. The Pleasant Old Gentleman [10:21]
4. Visions of Lee's Broken Past [4:31]
5. A Strange Sort of Gentleman [9:10]
6. Further Particulars [14:04]
7. Attachments [10:19]
8. How Fine Art Got into Trouble [11:41]
9. Past All Help Indeed [8:50]
10. An Appointment Kept [15:45]
11. End Credits [2:32]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Twisted
   Play Movie
   Scene Selections
   Special Features
      "Loopy"
      "History of the Movies"
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