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The Last of Sheila (1973)

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A year after Sheila is killed in a hit-and-run, her multi-millionaire husband invites a group of friends to spend a week on his yacht playing a scavenger hunt-style mystery game. The game turns out to be all too real and all too deadly.

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A wealthy widower invites his friends to join an elaborate scavenger hunt aboard his yacht. A remake of the 1973 film 'The Last of Sheila'.

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Sheila is killed in a hit-and-run car accident following a party one night. A year later her multi-millionaire husband, Clinton, invites a group of her friends to spend a week on a his yacht. He's a notorious practical joker and insists his guests play a mystery game where each has been assigned a crime for the others to discover. Each night a series of clues is planted in the local port and the team must solve the identity of the criminal-of-the-day. However, things get out of hand and soon there's a real crime to solve. Written by Col Needham <col@imdb.com>

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The first ever cinema movie featuring a song performed by Bette Midler (this was the track "Friends"). See more »

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When the group lines up outside the yacht for the photo, Christine has her sunglasses on. In the next scene Clinton hangs up the photo, and it shows Christine with no sunglasses. See more »

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Lee: Do you think there's a homosexual aboard the yacht?
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References Lawrence of Arabia (1962) See more »

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Friends
Written by Mark Klingman and Buzzy Linhart
Performed by Bette Midler
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Deliciously dark humour blends well with mystery
7 March 2000 | by (usa) – See all my reviews

Great performances, marvelous dialogue and a deliciously dark sense of humour makes this one loads of fun for repeated viewings. The ensemble cast works very well together, and the brain candy never stops. And the payoff is well worth waiting for. Never has a song punctuated the final scene so well.


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