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Mike is a hustler who sells himself on the streets of Seattle. He has narcoleptic episodes and dreams of his younger days with his mother in Idaho. He is eventually picked up by a wealthy woman who brings him home to join in a sexual escapade with two other hustlers. Mike has another episode of narcolepsy and awakens the next day in Portland and finds himself under the care of one of the hustlers, Scott.

Scott reveals he is the son of the mayor and will become a millionaire when he inherits money upon turning 21. At that point, he will leave the world of hustling behind.

Eventually, Mike and Scott start to drift. They choose to go to Italy to find Mike's mother. Mike eventually falls in love with Scott, but the union is not to be.

My Own Private Idaho is an Drama, Adventure movie that was released in 1991 and has a run time of 1 hr 42 min. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1 and a MetaScore of 77.

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| 1991 | 1 hr 42 min | 7.1/10 | 77/100
River Phoenix, Keanu Reeves, James Russo, William Richert
Gus Van Sant
Produced By
Laurie Parker