• Quotes (2)
• Trivia (7)
• Plot Description
• Shooting Locations
Terry McMillan, Lisa Jones
Sanaa Lathan, Wesley Snipes, Regina Hall, Lisa Arrindell Anderson, Q-Tip [more]
DVD Release Date
• R1: Feb 1, 2001
Rated R for sexuality and language.
1 hour, 55 minutes
Studio Amen Ra Films, HBO, Kaufman Astoria Studios
More info on IMDb.com
• Disappearing Acts
| Trivia from Disappearing Acts (2000)|
1 Filmed on location in Brooklyn and Manhattan and at Kaufman Astoria Studios in Queens, New York.
2 Cable premiere: December 9, 2000.
3 About the director and the screenwriter, McMillan said, "They made the process smooth. I would work with them again any day of the week."
4 Author Terry McMillan was offered more money to make the film as a theatrical release but opted to work with HBO in order to be given the freedom to see her vision come to life.
5 Terry McMillan is also the author of WAITING TO EXHALE and HOW STELLA GOT HER GROOVE BACK, both of which were turned into successful feature films.
6 Leonard Welch, the father of a child with McMillan, sued in 1990, claiming that the character of Franklin was based on him except it was mean-spirited and libelous.
7 Among the songs used in the film are tracks by the Isley Brothers, Curtis Mayfield, Donny Hathaway, Nina Simone, and Chaka Khan.