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Between the Lines (1977)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  27 April 1977 (USA)
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Story of an underground newspaper in Boston about to be taken over by big business.

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Harry Lucas
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Abbie
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Max Arloft
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Lynn
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David Entwhistle
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Michael
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Wheeler
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Danielle
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Herbert Fisk
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Story of an underground newspaper in Boston about to be taken over by big business.

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Fun, adventure, romance on $75 a week.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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27 April 1977 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Al otro lado de la noticia  »

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First Cinema film of Raymond J Barry. See more »

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Harry Lucas: [after Max passes gas while they're driving in Harry's car] Did something just die in here?
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Havin' A Party
Performed by Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes
Written by Sam Cooke (undredited)
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A Great Ensemble cast in a 1970's Period Piece from Joan Micklin Silver
1 June 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Joan Micklin Silver's ensemble masterpiece is watchable again and again! This is one of those rare films for which we can name 10 cast members. It captures the fading press counterculture of the late 60's and 70's in a memorable way. If you see it more than a few times, you will enjoy blurting out lines of dialog right before they are spoken... i.e. "some say 'whither rock 'n roll?...not at my house--I don't have the room" from Jeff Goldblum.

I'll wait a year or two, then watch it again. It's a 'cult' movie--at least with some friends I know-- along the lines of "Head Over Heels" a.k.a. "Chilly Scenes of Winter" another gem from Joan Micklin Silver.


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