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The Stud (1978)

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Fontaine Khaled is the wife of a wealthy but boring businessman. She spends his money on her nightclub, the hobo, and partying. She hires a manager, Tony, to run her club, but it is ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Oliver Tobias ...
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Mark Burns ...
Doug Fisher ...
Sammy
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Ben Khaled
Tony Allyn ...
Hal
Emma Jacobs ...
Alex
Peter Lukas ...
Ian Thane
Natalie Ogle ...
Maddy
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Lord Newton (as Constantin de Goguel)
Merlyn Ward ...
Peter (as Guy Ward)
Sarah Lawson ...
Anne Khaled
Jeremy Child ...
Lawyer
Franco De Rosa ...
Franco
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Fontaine Khaled is the wife of a wealthy but boring businessman. She spends his money on her nightclub, the hobo, and partying. She hires a manager, Tony, to run her club, but it is understood that his job security is dependent on him satisfying her nymphomaniac demands. Tony loses interest in Fontaine, and turns his attention to her young step daughter, who uses him to get back at Fontaine for cheating on her father. Written by <mbishara@netcomuk.co.uk>

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28 September 1979 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Die Stute  »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

This movie was cut or even banned in a number of distribution territories. So was its source 'The Stud' novel. See more »

Goofs

Felicity Buirski (Deborah) calls herself "Felicity" several times in the dialogue. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Sex in the 70s: Blue Movies (2005) See more »

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Written by Biddu and Sammy Cahn
Performed by Linda Lewis
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User Reviews

I enjoyed it, Joan and Oliver make it better than it could have been.
11 November 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I enjoyed this movie, Joan Collins is the only actress that could pull it off. She has the ability to play these roles without letting it become silly, or needlessly pornographic. She has the charisma of a true golden era movie star, but her roles are daring, unique and push the envelope. She brings an energy that is so youthful to her roles; which is great in these movies and Dynasty where she is at an age where most women are no longer seen at all, never the less sexy and beautiful. She shows that there is life after you are mature, and she makes it look fun. The messages in the film are interesting; both the men and the women have their own angles on each other and what is happening, neither is really a victim. Infidelity and promiscuity are seen in all socioeconomic levels in society. From peasants to kings sex is happening and has happened. There are also consequences for each character but they happen and life goes on. Some people are put off by the sexuality of the film but Fontaine is a jets disco owner in the seventies, it fits the character.


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