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 -  Comedy | Fantasy  -  1970 (West Germany)
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A young playwright who writes porno novels to overcome a writer's block, lives the fantasies of one of his books, while trying to move with his wife from one apartment into a larger one.

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Hiram Jaffe
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Dolly Jaffe
Geneviève Waïte ...
Girl (as Genevieve Waite)
John Larch ...
Mounted Patrolman
Joe Silver ...
Oscar
Graham Jarvis ...
Dr. Picker
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Peter
Garrie Bean ...
Andrea
David Burns ...
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Keith
Richard Benedict ...
Prescott
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Mrs. Katz
Aly Wassil ...
Gupta
John Wheeler ...
Brown Package
Rudy Bond ...
Detective Sawyer
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A young playwright who writes porno novels to overcome a writer's block, lives the fantasies of one of his books, while trying to move with his wife from one apartment into a larger one. Written by Edgar Soberón Torchia <cimas@sinfo.net>

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Move has got a lot to give... it's kinky.

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Comedy | Fantasy

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Move
Sung by Larry Marks
Lyrics by Alan Bergman and Marilyn Bergman
Music by Marvin Hamlisch
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Pleasant fare--bad rap
29 August 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I read someone once say that "films like _Move_ destroyed Gould's career in 1 and a half years." Maybe, maybe not, but _Move_ is really not a bad film at all: a bit counter-culture, but not obnoxiously so.

Gould is an intellectual New Yorker whose fortunes have led him to walk dogs in central park, and to author pornographic literature to make a living--a self-described "scatological existence." Prentiss (in a straight role) is his long-suffering wife, who watches as he suffers a mental breakdown. This film is of interest to Prentiss fans as it was her first big role in 5 years of eschewing Hollywood. Genevive Waite is the ditzy model Gould meets in the park.

Perhaps the film's greatest drawback (to us men, at least), is Gould's penchant for dropping his trousers to reveal an inordinately hirsute physique.

When all is said, its a film with its own charms, and the ending sweetly closes the story.


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