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Lola (1970)
"Twinky" (original title)

GP  -  Drama | Romance | Comedy  -  8 May 1970 (France)
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A middle aged writer of pornographic novels meets and falls in love with a sixteen year old school girl. This alone is cause for concern but when the couple get married and move to America,... See full summary »

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Cast

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Hal
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Twinky
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Michael Craig ...
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Mr. Wardman, Scott's father
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Lola's grandfather
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Solicitor
Kay Medford ...
Mrs. Wardman, Scott's mother
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Judge Roxborough
Peggy Aitchison ...
Mrs. Finchley
Tony Arpino ...
New York Judge
Eric Barker ...
Scottish Clerk
Erik Chitty ...
Lawyer's Elderly Client
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Storyline

A middle aged writer of pornographic novels meets and falls in love with a sixteen year old school girl. This alone is cause for concern but when the couple get married and move to America, the trouble (and fun) really begins. Written by Kevin Steinhauer <K.Steinhauer@BoM.GOV.AU>

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Theirs was a forbidden love. (dvd) See more »

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Drama | Romance | Comedy

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Lola  »

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In this film, the British comedian Jimmy Tarbuck plays a character called Norman Vaughan, and the British comedian Norman Vaughan plays a character named Jimmy Tarbuck. See more »

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Lazy Swing
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Music by John Malcolm
Francis Day & Hunter Music Ltd
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This is a sensitive, upbeat film with a surprise.
16 October 1999 | by (Sendai Japan) – See all my reviews

This is a sensitive upbeat film with a surprise. In many jurisdictions, this film could not be played in the present atmosphere of political correctness. A middle aged writer falls in love with an English schoolgirl - and it actually is love. There is humor throughout to keep it from crashing; more than that, the film creates it's own considerable energy from many points. The surprise is the nature of the inevitable tradgedy that is sure to befall a romance of such spread in ages - but the one you think will be broken most turns out to be the survivor who is most intact. It is a serious comment on the beloved and the imagination. It's a pity if it has not been produced as a video. Bronson is excellently cast and has a chance to show something outside his usual role.


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