Pop culture obsessives writing for the pop culture obsessed.
We may earn a commission from links on this page.
Pop culture obsessives writing for the pop culture obsessed.

Roberta

1999
1h 25m
Drama
Advertisement

Cast

Kevin Corrigan (Jonathan Fishman)Daisy Rojas (Roberta)Amy Ryan (Judy)Bill Sage (Philip)Brian Tarantina (Donald)Johnny Tran (Sam)Ed Vassallo (Alex)Ben Epps (Mike)Tiprin MandalayMichalina Scorzelli (Pool Hustler)

Director

Eric Mandelbaum

Advertisement

Synopsis

When Jonathan Fishman, a young Manhattan computer specialist randomly encounters a prostitute he is shocked to recognize her as Roberta whom he knew when they were both children. To the dismay of his friends, his business partner and his new girlfriend Judy, Jonathan decides to help Roberta off the streets by moving her into his apartment and teaching her the skills necessary to find an office job. What begins as a seemingly altruistic gesture reveals itself as an unwavering obsession, and his life slowly unravels.

Advertisement

Advertisement