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Better Than Chocolate

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Better Than Chocolate

Current Status:
In Season

We gave it a B+

College dropout Maggie (Dwyer) loves free-spirit artist Kim (Christina Cox), which only becomes a problem when Maggie’s divorcee mother (Crewson), who doesn’t know her daughter’s gay, suddenly moves into the lovers’ loft. The inevitable outing won’t be Mom’s only revelation: There are also Maggie’s friends and their various ”alternative” lifestyles—all depicted here with wit and real affection. Few lesbian love stories have been so romantic; even fewer have conveyed such joy of sex. Reel Goodies (0:56) Sex-changing chanteuse ”Judy” (Peter Outerbridge) brings down the house with her transgender pride showstopper, ”I’m Not a F — -ing Drag Queen.” The Last Detail The unrated edition offers exactly one more minute of risque business involving an especially kinky sex toy. B+