Movies A-Z | Celebs | SiteMap | DVD | Advanced Search
   Home
 
   Movie Database News    In Theaters    Coming Soon    Future Movies    BoxOffice     Trailers     Scripts     Wallpapers     Directory  
  Home -

I'm the One That I Want (2000) - movie overview

I'm the One That I Want (2000)

User Rating
68%
(5 votes)
OverviewCommentsDVDsPhotosForumProduction InfoAdd to MyMovies 

Quotes (7)
Trivia (2)
Plot Description
Soundtrack
Wallpapers
Shooting Locations
Popularity


Release Date
 USA: Aug 4, 2000
DVD Release Date
 R1: Oct 9, 2001
 R2: 19 Nov 2002

Running Time
1 hour, 36 minutes

Country USA

Studio Cho Taussig Productions

More info on IMDb.com

Other Titles
• I'm the One That I Want
• Margaret Cho: I'm the One That I Want



Sign up for our Newsletter!
Movie news in your email:

Your Name:

Your E-Mail Address:



Genre: Comedy, Gay/Lesbian, Buddies, Racy, Culture Clash

Plot: In 1994, Korean-American comedian Margaret Cho had parlayed her winning streak as a stand-up performer into a deal with ABC television, which lead to her starring in "All-American Girl"--the first US television series about an Asian-American family. The short-lived sitcom saw ABC attempt to force Cho to compromise everything from her stage persona to her weight. The experience left her both mentally and physically distressed, sending her into a period of drug and alcohol abuse. IM THE ONE sees the triumphant San Francisco homecoming of her 1999 one-woman show of the same name, in which she reflects on the experience that saw her become a part of television history, ruining her health in the process. Along with this experience, Cho ruminates on other topics such as sex, drugs, alcohol, her mother, and her search for validation, all things which those familiar with Cho have heard her discuss before. Never one to mince words, Chos frankness is her greatest asset, and it suits her show wonderfully. Those who are easily offended should stay away, but IM THE ONE combines raucous humor with a lot of honesty and heart--two things that most films could use a bit more of.

More Plot Descriptions



View 4
Photos

         

   Discussion forum for this movie
Thread Replies Last Post
There are no discussion threads for this movie yet...

Start a new discussion about this movie.

 Directed by
 Written by
Margaret Cho
Face/Off, The Doom Generation, The Rugrats Movie
 Cast
Margaret Cho
Face/Off, The Doom Generation, The Rugrats Movie
[more]
 Music By



 Recommended Movies
Movie Title Agree Disagree
Notorious C.H.O. (2002)
Hot Chick, The (2002)
Eddie Murphy Raw (1987)
Richard Pryor: Live in Concert (1979)
Without You I'm Nothing (1990)
Sandra Bernhard: I'm Still Here...Damn It! (1999)

Help us improve these results!
Mark the movies you think are similar by putting a checkmark under 'Agree' and hit Submit. Leave blank those you are not sure about.


Mooviees.com is not the official site for this film.
All editorial views and opinions expressed here are for entertainment purposes only. <>



DVD | Home | BoxOffice | All Celebs | All Movies | Release Schedule | In Production | In Theaters
Coming Soon | Future Movies | Trailers | Scripts | Wallpapers | Directory | Advanced Search | Knihy
Copyright 2002 Mooviees.com All rights reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in any form. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.