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My Own Private Idaho


River Phoenix, Keanu Reeves, James Russo, William Richert View All


Gus Van Sant (Screenplay), Gus Van Sant (Director) View All

Release: Feb. 1st, 1991
Runtime: 1 hour, 44 minutes
In this loose adaptation of Shakespeare's "Henry IV," Mike Waters is a gay hustler afflicted with narcolepsy. Scott Favor is the rebellious son of a mayor. Together, the two travel from Portland, Oregon to Idaho and finally to the coast of Italy in a quest to find Mike's estranged mother. Along the way they turn tricks for money and drugs, eventually attracting the attention of a wealthy benefactor and sexual deviant.
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The movie is about a narcoleptic gay street hustler, played by River Phoenix, and his fellow hustler and friend, played by Keanu Reeves.