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  • Best Known for the Fanservice: In most people's memory, all this film is about is a young Katie Holmes at the height of her Dawson's Creek fame doing the only nude scene of her career, baring her breasts and yelling the F-word at some guy. Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle lampshades this trope beautifully with an exchange between Rosenberg and Goldstein:
    Goldstein: "We're gonna watch The Gift on HBO. Supposedly Katie Holmes shows her titties in this movie!"
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  • He Really Can Act: Keanu Reeves is downright unrecognizable as a terrifying abusive husband who seems to be made out of hatred and ego.
  • Jerkass Woobie: Jessica King. While it was wrong of her to cheat on her fiance, she never deserved to be beaten and killed, especially in such a horrifying and grotesque manner.


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