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3 Needles (2005)

Not Rated
127 min | Drama

A three-paneled look at the worldwide AIDS crisis: in Montreal, a porn actor (Ashmore) schemes to pass his mandatory blood test; a young nun (Sevigny) makes a personal sacrifice for the benefit of a South African village; in rural China, a...See moreA three-paneled look at the worldwide AIDS crisis: in Montreal, a porn actor (Ashmore) schemes to pass his mandatory blood test; a young nun (Sevigny) makes a personal sacrifice for the benefit of a South African village; in rural China, a black market operative (Liu) posing as a goverment-sanctioned blood drawer jeopardizes an entire village's safety. See less
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Tom Harting (as Thomas M. Harting)
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$ 3,000,000
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Release date
Jun 2, 2006 (United States)

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112 cast members
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Mabel Adams
Nahmnru, the African Grandmother Nahmnru, the African Grandmother   See fewer
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Asckt
Tea Picker Tea Picker   See fewer
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Shawn Ashmore
Denys, the Porn Actor Denys, the Porn Actor   See fewer
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Caroline Aspirot
Stripper Stripper   See fewer
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Nontombi Bovana
Grandchild Grandchild   See fewer
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Rob Burns
Broker Broker   See fewer
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Stockard Channing
Olive Cowie, the Porn Actor's Mother Olive Cowie, the Porn Actor's Mother   See fewer
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Chin Han
Soldier Xuan Soldier Xuan   See fewer
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Tanabadee Chokpikultong
Tong Sam, the Rice Farmer Tong Sam, the Rice Farmer   See fewer
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Yotaka Cheukaew
Qi, the Rice Farmer's Daughter (as Yotaka Chorkreaw) Qi, the Rice Farmer's Daughter (as Yotaka Chorkreaw)   See fewer
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Eric Codana
Abakeweta Abakeweta   See fewer
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Catherine Colvey
Clara the Novice's Mother (scenes deleted) Clara the Novice's Mother (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Kathryn Costello
Tourist Tourist   See fewer
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Steven Crowder
Depanneur Manager Depanneur Manager   See fewer
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Douglas Cwaba
Hermit Hermit   See fewer
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Isabelle Cyr
Canadian Health Care Worker Canadian Health Care Worker   See fewer
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Wentahawi Elijah
Native Porn Actress (as Wentahawi Dionne-Elijah) Native Porn Actress (as Wentahawi Dionne-Elijah)   See fewer
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Olympia Dukakis
Hilde the Missionary Nun Hilde the Missionary Nun   See fewer
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Noloyiso Dusubana
Newborn Baby Newborn Baby   See fewer
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Gary Farmer
Winker at Support Group Winker at Support Group   See fewer
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Thierry Fargeau
Porn Cinematographer Porn Cinematographer   See fewer
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Jessie Gabe
Waitress at Diner Waitress at Diner   See fewer
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Simone-Élise Girard
Waitress Who Serves the Porn Actor Waitress Who Serves the Porn Actor   See fewer
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Isabelle Guérard
Goth Girl (scenes deleted) Goth Girl (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Aliswa Guili
Zhara the Eldest Granddaughter Zhara the Eldest Granddaughter   See fewer
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Philisande Guili
Grandchild Grandchild   See fewer
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Noma-Oleji Guili
Grandchild Grandchild   See fewer
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Thantokazi Guili
Klipikwela, Raped Grandchild Klipikwela, Raped Grandchild   See fewer
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Roz Grewar
Pool Table Slut (scenes deleted) Pool Table Slut (scenes deleted)   See fewer
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Mbutuma Gubo
Traditional Surgeon Traditional Surgeon   See fewer
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Tyson Hall
Rapist Rapist   See fewer
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Alwyn van den Heever
Isaac the Missionary Isaac the Missionary   See fewer
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John Ho
Tour Bus Guide Tour Bus Guide   See fewer
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Bryan Hofbauer
TJ the Missionary TJ the Missionary   See fewer
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Karen Jacobson
Tourist Tourist   See fewer
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Lewis Kollar
Missionary Missionary   See fewer
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Roc LaFortune
Porn Director (as Roc Lafortune) Porn Director (as Roc Lafortune)   See fewer
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Veronique LaPointe
Stripper (as Veronique Lapointe) Stripper (as Veronique Lapointe)   See fewer
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Pierre Leblanc
Eggs Benny Guy (as Pierre LeBlanc) Eggs Benny Guy (as Pierre LeBlanc)   See fewer
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Sook-Yin Lee
Tong Xiu, the Rice Farmer's Wife Tong Xiu, the Rice Farmer's Wife   See fewer
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Cecilia Che Liu
Hospital Receptionist (as Cecilia Cho Liu) Hospital Receptionist (as Cecilia Cho Liu)   See fewer
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Lucy Liu
Jin Ping, the Blood Smuggler Jin Ping, the Blood Smuggler   See fewer
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S.S. Liwdani
Policing Policing   See fewer
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Doug Maclean
Erotic Boom Operator (as Doug MacLean) Erotic Boom Operator (as Doug MacLean)   See fewer
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Linda Madaza
Policing Policing   See fewer
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Curtis Maninjwa
Hallyday's Driver Hallyday's Driver   See fewer
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Pearl Matott
Matron Matron   See fewer
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Lawrence Maxongo
Angry Father Angry Father   See fewer
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Nkuleko Mauimbeni
Abakeweta Abakeweta   See fewer
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Tembaukosi Mbadu
Sivuyile, Who Is Baptised in the River Sivuyile, Who Is Baptised in the River   See fewer
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Anele Mbangata
Abakeweta Abakeweta   See fewer
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Siv Mbelu
Bongile Bongile   See fewer
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Gregoriane Minot Payeur
Spunky Chin (as Grégoriane Minot) Spunky Chin (as Grégoriane Minot)   See fewer
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William Mtakati
Father Dahmnu Father Dahmnu   See fewer
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Kolekile Ngilana
Abakeweta Abakeweta   See fewer
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Lolly Ngxola
Huku's Bride Huku's Bride   See fewer
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Patient Patient   See fewer
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Nomgavoa Nomachule
Hallyday's Domestic Hallyday's Domestic   See fewer
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Mounhera, the Pregnant African Woman Mounhera, the Pregnant African Woman   See fewer
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Sandra Oh
Mary the Nun Mary the Nun   See fewer
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Aubert Pallascio
Herold, the Porn Actor's Father Herold, the Porn Actor's Father   See fewer
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Suwimon Petcharayutporn
National Representative (as Suwimon Petcharayayutporn) National Representative (as Suwimon Petcharayayutporn)   See fewer
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Koson Peungsiri
Houng, the Rice Farmer's Neighbour Houng, the Rice Farmer's Neighbour   See fewer
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Man Who Sells Bike Man Who Sells Bike   See fewer
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Stripper (as Judith Richard) Stripper (as Judith Richard)   See fewer
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Ian Roberts
Hallyday, the Plantation Owner Hallyday, the Plantation Owner   See fewer
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Harry, the Blood Smuggler's Son Harry, the Blood Smuggler's Son   See fewer
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Clara the Novice Clara the Novice   See fewer
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Orlando Sebeni
Undilewe, the Grandson Undilewe, the Grandson   See fewer
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Linda Smith
Lonely Housewife Lonely Housewife   See fewer
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Ian Sternthal
Bug Chaser Bug Chaser   See fewer
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Suthep Tangtaweesukho
Herbalist Herbalist   See fewer
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Chaiyaporn Torphorn
The I.V. Man (as Chaiyaporn Torpon) The I.V. Man (as Chaiyaporn Torpon)   See fewer
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Marc Trottier
Firefighter Firefighter   See fewer
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Madodandile Tsheleni
Abakeweta Abakeweta   See fewer
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Aroon Wanatsabadeewong
Zao Hao, the Blood Collector Zao Hao, the Blood Collector   See fewer
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Missionary Missionary   See fewer
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Peerawat Yanoo
Lab Tech Lab Tech   See fewer
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Amos (uncredited) Amos (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.6 / 10 | 1,237 votes