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Cinderella Liberty (1973)

A lonely Navy sailor falls in love with a hooker and becomes a surrogate father figure for her son during an extended liberty due to his service records being lost.

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Cast

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John Baggs Jr.
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Kirk Calloway ...
Doug
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Lynn Forshay
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Master at Arms
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Alcott (as Bruce Kirby Jr.)
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Miss Watkins
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Executive Officer
Fred Sadoff ...
Dr. Osgood
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Drunken Sailor
Jon Korkes ...
Dental Corpsman
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Lewis
Ted D'Arms ...
Cook
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Fleet Chick
Diane Schenker ...
Nurse
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A lonely Navy sailor falls in love with a hooker and becomes a surrogate father figure for her son during an extended liberty due to his service records being lost. Written by Dana Luke <danaluke@iname.com>

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A movie for every woman who thinks she can never fall in love again! See more »

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Drama | Romance

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R | See all certifications »

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7 April 1974 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Permiso para amar hasta medianoche  »

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Both James Caan & Eli Wallach starred in the Godfather series: Caan in 1, Wallach in 3. See more »

Quotes

Doug: You are so dumb you make me sick, whitey.
John Baggs Jr.: [fondly] Well I'm getting kinda fond of you too, spook.
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Connections

Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Time of the Apes (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

You're So Nice To Be Around
Music by John Williams
Lyrics and vocals by Paul Williams
Harmonica solo by Toots Thielemans (as Jean 'Toots' Thielemans)
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Unconditional love at it's best.
21 January 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I find this the best movie I have ever seen...the emotion, the acting, the content, the story......all excellent and moving beyond words. James Caan is just the best ever in this, his acting is perfect, as is all the actors in this movie...truly, it is a joy to watch over and over and you have to watch it a few times to get the real benefit of all that if offered beneath the words.

Truly an act of unconditional love as never seen before. The person who wrote this has a soul of gold.

If you ever want to know what true love is all about and what it entails...see this film, because you will be in no doubt afterwards.


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