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Tomorrow Never Comes (1978)

 -  Crime | Drama  -  2 March 1978 (UK)
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Jim Wilson
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Janie
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Burke
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Captain
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Dr. Todd
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Willy
Cec Linder ...
Milton
Richard Donat ...
Ray
Delores Etienne ...
Hilda
Sammy Snyders ...
Joey
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Girl in bar
Mario Di Iorio ...
2nd Man in bar
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Vic
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Coming back from an extended business trip, Frank discovers that his girlfriend Janie is now working at a new resort hotel where the owner has given her a permanent place to stay, as well as other gifts, in exchange for her affections. In the course of fighting over this development, tensions between Frank and Janie escalate out of control until he is holding her hostage in a standoff with the police. As the negotiators try to talk Frank into giving himself up, the desperate man feels himself being pushed further and further into a corner. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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2 March 1978 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

A Última Jogada  »

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CAD 2,341,000 (estimated)
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Too Drawn Out
25 January 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Viewed this film only because Susan George had an appearance and I am sure that the director and producer used her to bring people to the box office in 1978. In the early 1970's Susan George was a very hot and steamy actress from England who drew plenty of people to see her in "Straw Dogs" and many others. Stephen McHattie, (Frank) plays the role as a boyfriend and lover to Janie (Susan George) and just goes off and leaves her all by herself and then returns and finds out she is being a kept woman by a very rich man who owns lots of business enterprises in town. Raymound Burr, (Burke) makes a very brief appearance along with Oliver Reed, (Jim Wilson) and both give great supporting roles. There is a scene where Frank asks Janie to go take a shower and make herself clean and then a few close ups of Frank drying her off and telling her how much he loves her and asks her how could she ever sleep with another man. This film is not much of a story and is very drawn out right to the very END; it is only 68 minutes long.


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