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Director:
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:
This movie's lead female star, Joan Collins, and novelist-screenwriter, Jackie Collins, are sisters. Moreover, their respective husbands at the time acted as producers on this movie. Joan's then husband Ronald S. Kass acted as producer whilst Jackie's then husband Oscar Lerman acted as executive producer in charge of production.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: Felicity Buirski (Deborah) calls herself "Felicity" several times in the dialogue.See more »
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Soundtrack:
MoonlightingSee more »

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5 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
A great exploitation film, 10 February 2009
Author: goldgreen from London, England

Artistically this film probably deserves its average 2-3 out of 10 rating on IMDb, but to watch it for artistic reasons is a mistake. This is a film that simply went out to make as much money as possible and in that respect it was a big (and rare UK) success. So while the much mocked health spa/ swimming pool orgy scene is unarguably pure hokum, its purpose was simply to get film goers talking about all the raunchy scenes, as was the sex in the lift scene. Other great word of mouth devices are using the hugely popular (among men of a certain age) Pans People/ Legs & Co in the dancing scenes and cashing in on the disco craze. Simply as a fan of cinema these devices are of great interest. To top it all there is a surprisingly good film poster for a film supposedly of no artistic merit. After watching it after all these years (too young at the time) I am impressed that the rather pathetic British film industry of this time was capable of making such a venal and direct money spinner.

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