A homosexual man is forced to hide his sexuality by day while living his secret life by night.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ken Robertson ...
Tony Westrope ...
Rachel Nicholas James ...
Maureen Dolan ...
Stuart Turton ...
Neal (as Stuart Craig Turton)
Clive Peters ...
Robert Merrick ...
Frank Dilbert ...
Peter Radmall ...
Ernest Brightmore ...
John Angel ...
(as Jon Angel)
Norman Bateson
Phillip Beckett
Derek Chandler
John Cooper


A homosexual man is forced to hide his sexuality by day while living his secret life by night.

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November 1978 (USA)  »

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Jeg kan godt li' mænd  »

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Widely considered the first "commercial" or "commercially released" gay feature film ever made in the U.K., where the story was directly about gay relationships and themes, but which was not about crime (blackmail or murder), or purely stereotypical. See more »

Crazy Credits

This film was made possible by a number of individuals and organisations. See more »


Followed by Strip Jack Naked: Nighthawks II (1991) See more »


Queen of the Clouds
Lyrics by Stuart Turton (as Stuart Craig Turton)
Sung by Jean Gilbert
Recording engineer Gwyn Mathias
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Painfully realistic
2 December 1998 | by (boston, ma) – See all my reviews

This could almost be a documentary, it's depiction of the gay male lifestyle is so realistic. A brilliant film unlike any others in the genre. No fantasies here, just honesty (though obviously made before AIDS was an all-too common fear).

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