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Les belles au bois dormantes (1970)

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Isabelle
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Serge
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Philippe
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Dr. Delmas
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Mario
Perla Cristal ...
Claude
Ellen Bahl ...
Irène
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Judith
Patricia Nigel ...
Reine Mason
Danielle Durou ...
Marceline (as Danielle Duron)
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Christine (as Christa Nell)
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Bernard (as Carlos Bravo)
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Jean-Marie
Gustavo Re ...
Gustav
Joaquín Díaz ...
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Sleeping beauties.....
18 January 2011 | by See all my reviews

...aka "Les Libertines " and "Dave Young" aka Pierre Chenal!!!: : the real name of the director does not appear in the cast and credits ;it speaks volumes about this work!A man who made very good works in the thirties ("La Maison Du Maltais" " L Affaire Lafarge") ,in the forties ("La Foire Aux Chimères" ) and even in the fifties ("Jeux Dangereux")has sunk really low in this soft semi-porno movie,the kind of work which was granted a PG 18 in the seventies but would not offense a thirteen -year old today;people who would like to get an eyeful will be disappointed:there're two or three short love scenes including lesbians and an orgy (but most of the people keep their clothes on).

Dave Young (!) also wrote the screenplay which is primarily a detective story with a gangster on the lam (Robert Hossein: why on earth did he have to get involved in that business?I'm sure it's a movie he WANTS to forget;he and his co-star Marisa Mell always appear dressed),a convalescent home strictly for ladies ,a valuable necklace (170 million Francs no less),and the staff's ominous plans .

A wise fan of Pierre Chenal would pass this up,if only out of respect for this director;fans of Dave Young (if there are any ,which is doubtful) can have a look.


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