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Last Summer (1969)

 -  Drama  -  10 June 1969 (USA)
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During summer vacation on Fire Island, three young people--a girl and two guys--become so close that they form a sort-of threesome. When an uncool girl tries to infiltrate the trio's newly ... See full summary »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »
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During summer vacation on Fire Island, three young people--a girl and two guys--become so close that they form a sort-of threesome. When an uncool girl tries to infiltrate the trio's newly found relationship, they construct an elaborate plot that has violent results. Written by Anonymous

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It was a summer of shared friendship... and lost innocence. See more »

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Trivia

Ralph Waite played father to _Richard Thomas (I)_ in this movie, then went on to play his father again in _"The Waltons" (1971)_. See more »

Goofs

A crew member briefly edges into the left side of the frame during the rape scene at the end of the film. See more »

Quotes

Dan: That's what pot does. Makes thing look different.
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Crazy Credits

There are no opening credits beyond the noting of the film's producer (Emanuel L/Wolf) and distributor (Allied Artists). The film's title, cast, and production credits only appear at the end. See more »

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Referenced in Dogville (2003) See more »

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Lay Your Love On Me
Written by John Simon
Performed by Ray Draper, John Simon, Hal Blain, Larry Knechtel, Mike Deasy,
Plas Johnson
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Catherine Burns's Oscar nomination
16 March 1999 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

If you write screenplays, don't miss Catherine Burns's "speech" about her mother in Last Summer - a more powerful, evocative use of single-character dialogue in a film probably doesn't exist. While I enjoyed the rest of the film, it couldn't match this moment, and it's easy to see why CB was nominated for an Oscar.


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