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The Inkwell (1994)

R
110 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A shy, troubled young man who set his own house on fire and has an imaginary friend, is sent to a vineyard where he finds himself in the middle of his political-arguing, party-loving family and his love torn between two girls.
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Trey Ellis (as Tom Ricostronza) | Paris Qualles
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$2,358,988
Gross (US & Canada)
$8,880,705
Gross (World)
$8,880,705
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Release date
Apr 22, 1994 (United States)

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Glynn Turman
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Vanessa Bell Calloway
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A.J. Johnson
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Jada Pinkett Smith
Lauren Kelly (as Jada Pinkett) Lauren Kelly (as Jada Pinkett)   See fewer
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Duane Martin
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Mary Alice
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Akia Victor
Charlene Charlene   See fewer
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Aaron Griffin
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Reggie McFadden
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Greg Leevy
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Stacie Davis
Girl at Party Girl at Party   See fewer
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Jade
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6.5 / 10 | 1,251 votes