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Writers:
Jackie Collins (novel)
Jackie Collins (screenplay)
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Release Date:
28 September 1979 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
...satisfaction guaranteed
Plot:
Fontaine Khaled is the wife of a wealthy but boring businessman. She spends his money on her nightclub... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

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Joan Collins ... Fontaine Khaled
Oliver Tobias ... Tony Blake
Sue Lloyd ... Vanessa Grant
Mark Burns ... Leonard Grant
Doug Fisher ... Sammy

Walter Gotell ... Ben Khaled
Tony Allyn ... Hal
Emma Jacobs ... Alex Khaled
Peter Lukas ... Ian Thane
Natalie Ogle ... Maddy

Constantine Gregory ... Lord Newton (as Constantin de Goguel)
Merlyn Ward ... Peter (as Guy Ward)
Sarah Lawson ... Anne Khaled
Jeremy Child ... Lawyer
Franco De Rosa ... Franco
Shango Baku ... Flowers

Peter Dennis ... Marc
Chris Jagger ... Terry Langham
Peter Bourke ... Gordon
Tania Rogers ... Janine
Felicity Buirski ... Deborah
Minah Bird ... Molly
Sharon Fussey ... Denise
Hilda Fenemore ... Tony's mother
Bernard Stone ... Tony's father
Hal Dyer ... Maxine
Margot Thomas ... Mamie
Terry Yorke ... 1st Thane thug (as Terry York)
Del Baker ... 2nd thane thug
John Conteh ... Himself - cameo appearance
Billy Walker ... Cameo appearance
John Gold ... Himself - cameo appearance
Pat Harmsworth ... Herself - cameo appearance (as Lady 'Bunny' Rothermere)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Michael Barrington ... Vicar
Jorge Bosso ... Chef (as Giorgio Bosso)
Hugh Morton ... Staton
Howard Nelson ... Sandro

Rynagh O'Grady ... Meter Maid
Robert Tayman ... Mario
Leonard Trolley ... Doctor
Edmond Warwick ... Tailor
Pat Astley ... Girl in Shower (uncredited)
Gypsy Dave Cooper ... Naked Man (uncredited)
Suzanne Danielle ... Disco Dancer (uncredited)
Vicki Scott ... Girl in Club (uncredited)
Susie Silvey ... Girl in Shower (uncredited)
Milo Sperber ... Kamara (uncredited)
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Directed by
Quentin Masters 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Jackie Collins  novel
Jackie Collins  screenplay
Dave Humphries  additional material & dialogue
Christopher Stagg  additional material & dialogue

Produced by
Ronald S. Kass .... producer
Oscar Lerman .... executive producer in charge of production
Edward Simons .... executive producer
George Walker .... executive producer (as George A. Walker)
 
Original Music by
Biddu 
 
Cinematography by
Peter Hannan 
 
Film Editing by
David Campling 
 
Art Direction by
Michael Bastow 
 
Makeup Department
Stella Morris .... makeup artist
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Terry Madden .... second assistant director
Vincent Winter .... first assistant director
 
Sound Department
Peter Keen .... sound editor
Stan Phillips .... production sound mixer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Richard Blanshard .... still photographer
Micky Thomas .... gaffer
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Penny Rose .... wardrobe supervisor
 
Music Department
Biddu .... musical director: disco music
John Cameron .... conductor
John Cameron .... music arranger
Martin J. Machat .... music coordinator (as Marty Machat)
 
Other crew
Flick Colby .... choreographer
Lynda Levy .... unit publicist
 

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Netherlands:95 min | USA:90 min
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Certification:
Australia:R | Australia:MA (DVD rating) | Finland:K-16 | Finland:K-18 | Iceland:16 | Netherlands:16 (original rating) | Norway:18 | UK:X (original rating) | UK:18 (video rating) | USA:R

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Trivia:
At the time this movie was made, publicity declared that Jackie Collins' source novel 'The Stud' had sold over one million copies.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: Felicity Buirski (Deborah) calls herself "Felicity" several times in the dialogue.See more »
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Soundtrack:
O Come All Ye FaithfulSee more »

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7 out of 11 people found the following review useful.
joan collins...wow...., 1 June 2000

although the movie was not as explicit as the book, it had it's moments.

joan collins plays the part of the bitchy hedonistic adultering wife( a role she embodied in Dynasty as Alexis for almost 9 years!!) to the tee. she has all the moves, the look and the body language. she plays the part of the manipulative, dominating and captivating 40 yr old woman in her prime to such perfection,that it leaves oliver tobias, to play his role as the "stud" with all the enthusiam one could muster for such a role(not much to do but perform on call and bonk the remaining women in the cast).

walter gotell ( the head of the kgb in bond flicks) is wasted in what could have been a meaty role.

emma jacobs does her best as she transcends from an innocent girl who beds the "stud"(after she meets him the first time and finds out he is "doing" her step mom)to one who uses sex as revenge(when she rejects his amorous advances during his visit to her mother's house) and is then promptly not shown until the end of the movie. sad, because it could have been penned into a longer and more interesting role.

the rest of the movie is pretty slow as it follows the tacky night life of the 70's in london, especially the end where after a new year's party, tony blake is happy to be out of the night ife( i would have thought it would be from too much sex)

A part not to be missed is the "orgy scene" in the swimming pool...that was quite a scene!!!!

only worth a watch for joan collins fans who want to catch a glimpse of the early shades of Alexis Carrington Colby..

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