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The Story of O (1975)
"Histoire d'O" (original title)

 -  Drama  -  14 November 1975 (USA)
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The beautiful O is taken by her boyfriend, Rene, to a bizarre retreat, where she is trained in bondage and sexual perversion. Rene discharges a personal debt by transferring possession of O... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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O
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Rene
Anthony Steel ...
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Pierre
Christiane Minazzoli ...
Anne-Marie
Martine Kelly ...
Therese
Jean-Pierre Andréani ...
Eric, master II
Gabriel Cattand ...
The commander
Li Sellgren ...
Jacqueline (a model)
Albane Navizet ...
Andree
Nadine Perles ...
Jeanne
Laure Moutoussamy ...
Norah, the maid
Henri Piégay ...
Master I
Alain Noury ...
Ivan
Florence Cayrol ...
Yvonne (as Jehanne Blaise)
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Storyline

The beautiful O is taken by her boyfriend, Rene, to a bizarre retreat, where she is trained in bondage and sexual perversion. Rene discharges a personal debt by transferring possession of O to his step-brother, Sir Stephen... Written by <rth@ece.arizona.edu>

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"O" is the mistress of all mistresses. See more »

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated NC-17 for explicit sexuality | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

14 November 1975 (USA)  »

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The Story of O  »

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(2000 uncut re-release)

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(Eastmancolor)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The role of O was originally offered to Anulka Dziubinska though she declined on the advice of her agent. See more »

Goofs

Most of the times that O's being whipped, there is no sound of the whip hitting her body. See more »

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Referenced in Video Nasties: Moral Panic, Censorship & Videotape (2010) See more »

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a waste
22 November 2006 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

I have read the book quite few times and I decided to see the movie even though I knew it was not going to be anything even near to the book's incredibly erotic atmosphere. I have been disappointed before with movie adaptations of books but this one is by far the worst ever. The acting is bad, the settings are cheap and the sex scenes are awfully boring. They concentrate endless minutes on tits and nsist on some sort of bad taste loud background music. Totally bad. Not even the taxi scene can be saved. Those mini kisses they give each other are just so out of purpose. The ending also goes against the idea of the book, makes the whole thing become meaninsgless, to begin with her name "O". Use the rental money to buy the book instead.


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