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David Farrier, a New Zealand pop cultural reporter whose story subjects often verge into the bizarre, believes he's found his next story when he stumbles across an online video on the world of competitive endurance tickling, a sport where the participants, with hands and feet tied down, are tickled for as long as they can endure. Participants are flown to Los Angeles first class, paid $1,500, and put up for four nights in a luxury hotel. Suitable participants are deemed to be younger, muscular males. The event is held on a monthly basis. In contacting the organizers, US-based Jane O'Brien Media, via their popular Facebook page to arrange for an interview, David receives a return message from one of their representatives, Debbie J. Kuhn, declining the offer, the message a homophobic rant largely against David. In that message, Debbie asserts that the competition is wholly a heterosexual athletic activity, she who does not appreciate what will be David's assumed gay bent on the story as...

Director: David Farrier, Dylan Reeve
Writer: N/A
Production: Magnolia Pictures
Year: 2016
MetaScore: 76/100
ImdbRating: 7.6
BoxOffice: $612,816
Released: 17 Jun 2016
Awards: 16 nominations.

1 Clips & Quotes


Self - Former Tickle Competitor - T.J. Gretzner
Self - Tickle Fetishist - Richard Ivey
Self - Radio Host: KSEN, K96 (voice) (archive footage) - Anne James
Self - Former Tickle Video Performer - Alden
Self - Journalist 1992-2007 - Hal Karp
Self - Journalist 1981-2006 - Debbie Scoblionkov
Self (voice) - Lance Roberts
Self - aka Terri Tickle aka Terri DiSisto aka Jane O'Brien aka Jane J. O'Brien aka Debbie Kuhn - David D'Amato
Self - Attorney Allegedly Hired by Jane O'Brien Media - Romeo Salta
Self - David P. D'Amato's Stepmother (voice) (as Dorothy) - Dorothy J. D'Amato
Self (archive footage) - Mr. Lordi
Self -