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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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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:
Discotheque scenes were filmed at the private members-only celebrity-frequented nightclub, 'Tramp', situated in Jermyn Street, London, England. The nightspot was co-founded by Jackie Collins's then husband Oscar Lerman who was the executive producer in charge of production on this movie and was still running the club at the time this picture was made.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: Felicity Buirski (Deborah) calls herself "Felicity" several times in the dialogue.See more »
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Soundtrack:
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2 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
The late 70s wasn't all punk, 8 March 2011
Author: glenn-aylett from Whitehaven Cumbria

Far from it, ten times more people were into disco and this film is probably a better reflection of the late 70s than Jubilee, with its Britain is finished, let's celebrate all that's grotty and rotten about the country. After all, where would you rather be, in some smashed up slum in punk gear, or down some high class disco being seduced by Joan Collins, what we would nowadays call a classy MILF. I am sure millions who attended their local Roxy every Saturday imagined they were in Hobos and flocked to their local fleapit to see what proved to be Joan Collins comeback after such dross as Empire of the Ants. Also the soundtrack, about the best thing about The Stud, sold in huge numbers.

However, the film is complete schlock and little better than other soft porn of the period. It does have a sort of so bad it's good feel to it, but is a rather sleazy, dull film that has dated badly. I know as a seventies nostalgist I would watch it if it was on, if only for the music, but I would give The Stud one look and then put it back in its case as the acting is hammy and the plot is threadbare.

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