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Writers:
Ernest Gebler (screenplay)
Ernest Gebler (novel)
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Release Date:
August 1971 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
A businessman blackmails his attractive young secretary into spending a weekend with him. Though he's a creep throughout... See more » | Add synopsis »
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liked the movie and the soundtrack See more (16 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Peter Sellers ... Benjamin Hoffman

Sinéad Cusack ... Miss Janet Smith
Ruth Dunning ... Mrs. Mitchell
Jeremy Bulloch ... Tom Mitchell
David Lodge ... Foreman
Kay Hall
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Elizabeth Bayley

Cindy Burrows
Karen Murtagh
Ron Taylor ... Guitarist
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Directed by
Alvin Rakoff 
 
Writing credits
Ernest Gebler (screenplay) (as Ernest Gébler)

Ernest Gebler (novel) (as Ernest Gébler)

Produced by
Ben Arbeid .... producer
 
Original Music by
Ron Grainer 
 
Cinematography by
Gerry Turpin (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Barrie Vince 
 
Art Direction by
John Blezard 
 
Makeup Department
Harry Frampton .... makeup artist
Patricia McDermott .... hairdresser (as Pat McDermott)
Peter Frampton .... assistant makeup artist (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Bruce Sharman .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Jake Wright .... assistant director
 
Art Department
Ron Coleman .... construction manager
Terry Ackland-Snow .... draughtsman (uncredited)
Tony Reading .... assistant art director (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Len Abbott .... dubbing mixer
Ian Fuller .... sound editor
Claude Hitchcock .... sound recordist
A.W. Lumkin .... sound supervisor (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Michael Sarafian .... camera operator
Sid Wainwright .... chief electrician
Eddie Collins .... focus puller (uncredited)
Wick Finch .... electrician (uncredited)
Joe Pearce .... still photographer (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Betty Adamson .... wardrobe (as Elizabeth Adamson)
 
Other crew
Doreen Dearnaley .... continuity
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Runtime:
113 min
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Color (Technicolor)
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Certification:
Portugal:M/12 | UK:AA (original rating) | UK:15 (video rating) | USA:GP

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Benjamin Hoffman:Miss Smith. It's not only homosexuals who don't like women. Hardy anybody likes them.See more »
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5 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
liked the movie and the soundtrack, 21 May 1999
Author: chhanks from santa monica, california

Matt Monro sings the theme, "If There Ever Is A Next Time," written by Don Black. Enjoyed the movie - Peter Sellers is always good and the movie illustrates his bent for humor that's black and gentle at the same time - and the music might make you into a Matt Monro fan. A good test for your local video store.

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