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Jackie Collins (novel)
Jackie Collins (screenplay)
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Release Date:
28 September 1979 (USA) See more »
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...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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Joan Collins and John Hurt Honored by Queen Elizabeth II
 (From PEOPLE.com. 30 December 2014, 5:35 PM, PST)

Joan Collins and John Hurt Honored by Queen Elizabeth II
 (From PEOPLE.com. 30 December 2014, 5:35 PM, PST)

Q&A: Joan Collins
 (From The Guardian - TV News. 31 May 2014, 12:00 AM, PDT)

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Cast

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Joan Collins ... Fontaine
Oliver Tobias ... Tony Blake

Sue Lloyd ... Vanessa
Mark Burns ... Leonard
Doug Fisher ... Sammy

Walter Gotell ... Ben Khaled
Tony Allyn ... Hal
Emma Jacobs ... Alex
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 ... Rock Star
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
Billy Walker ... Himself
John Gold ... Himself
Beverley Brooks ... Herself (as Pat Harmsworth)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pat Astley ... Girl in Shower (uncredited)
Michael Barrington ... Vicar (uncredited)
Jorge Bosso ... Chef (uncredited)
Gypsy Dave Cooper ... Naked Man (uncredited)
Suzanne Danielle ... Disco Dancer (uncredited)
Hugh Morton ... Staton (uncredited)
Howard Nelson ... Sandro (uncredited)

Rynagh O'Grady ... Meter Maid (uncredited)
Vicki Scott ... Girl in Club (uncredited)
Susie Silvey ... Girl in Shower (uncredited)
Milo Sperber ... Kamara (uncredited)
Robert Tayman ... Mario (uncredited)
Leonard Trolley ... Doctor (uncredited)
Edmond Warwick ... Tailor (uncredited)

Directed by
Quentin Masters 
 
Writing credits
Jackie Collins (novel)

Jackie Collins (screenplay)

Dave Humphries (additional material & dialogue) &
Christopher Stagg (additional material & dialogue)

Produced by
Adrian Gaye .... produced in association with
Ronald S. Kass .... producer
Oscar Lerman .... executive producer in charge of production (as Oscar S. Lerman)
Edward Simons .... executive producer (as Edward D. Simon)
George Walker .... executive producer (as George A. Walker)
 
Original Music by
Biddu 
 
Cinematography by
Peter Hannan (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
David Campling 
 
Art Direction by
Michael Bastow 
 
Makeup Department
Ross Carver .... hair stylist
Stella Morris .... makeup artist
Ann Marie Ward .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
David Korda .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Vincent Winter .... assistant director
Terry Madden .... second assistant director (uncredited)
 
Art Department
Chris Burke .... assistant art director (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Peter Keen .... sound editor
Stan Phillips .... sound mixer
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Graham Scaife .... camera operator
Richard Blanshard .... still photographer (uncredited)
Micky Thomas .... gaffer (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Penny Rose .... wardrobe
 
Editorial Department
Bryan Oates .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Biddu .... musical director
John Cameron .... conductor
John Cameron .... music arranger
Martin J. Machat .... music coordinator
 
Other crew
Ann Edwards .... continuity (as Anne Edwards)
Robert Faloon .... production accountant
Marilyse Morgan .... assistant to the producer
Beti Parry .... production secretary
Arnold Schulkes .... location manager
Flick Colby .... choreographer (uncredited)
Lynda Levy .... unit publicist (uncredited)
 

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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:
This movie was made approximately one year shy of a decade after Jackie Collins' source novel 'The Stud' was first published in 1969. This picture's production stated that the novel had been "too hot too handle" and that it had taken a number of years for public attitudes towards sex to relax enough for this movie to be made.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: Felicity Buirski (Deborah) calls herself "Felicity" several times in the dialogue.See more »
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Soundtrack:
Close Encounters of the Third KindSee 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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