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10 -- Blake Edwards' sexy comedy hit about a middle-aged man's pursuit of a stunning beauty catapulted Dudley Moore and Bo Derek to stardom.
10 -- A Hollywood songwriter goes through a mid-life crisis and becomes infatuated with a sexy blonde newlywed.


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Release Date:
5 October 1979 (USA) See more »
A temptingly tasteful comedy for adults who can count. See more »
A Hollywood lyricist goes through a mid-life crisis and becomes infatuated with a sexy, newly married woman. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 9 nominations See more »
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Blake Edwards: 1922 - 2010
 (From IMDb News. 16 December 2010, 11:07 AM, PST)

R.I.P. Blake Edwards
 (From Deadline Hollywood. 16 December 2010, 9:52 AM, PST)

Farrell Beats Grant to '10'
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  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Dudley Moore ... George Webber

Julie Andrews ... Samantha Taylor

Bo Derek ... Jenny Hanley

Robert Webber ... Hugh

Dee Wallace ... Mary Lewis

Sam J. Jones ... David Hanley (as Sam Jones)

Brian Dennehy ... Donald

Max Showalter ... Reverend

Rad Daly ... Josh Taylor

Nedra Volz ... Mrs. Kissell

James Noble ... Dr. Miles
Virginia Kiser ... Ethel Miles
John Hawker ... Covington

Deborah Rush ... Dental assistant

Don Calfa ... Neighbor
Walter George Alton ... Larry

John Hancock ... Dr. Croce
Lorry Goldman ... Bernie Kaufman
Arthur Rosenberg ... Pharmacist
Mari Gorman ... Coffee Shop Waitress
Marcy Hanson ... Magazine Reader in Coffee Shop
Herb Tanney (as Senilo Tanney)
Kitty DeCarlo (as Kitty De Carlo)

William Lucking ... Policeman (as Bill Lucking)
Owen Sullivan
Debbie White
Laurence Carr

Camila Ashland

Burke Byrnes
Doug Sheehan ... Police Officer
J. Víctor López (as Victor J. Lopez)
Jon Linton
John Chappell ... Man on beach
Art Kassul ... Large man

Julie Alter ... Party Guest

Adam Anderson ... Party Guest

Jeannetta Arnette ... Party Guest
Adrian Aron ... Party Guest
Gail Bowman ... Party Guest
Sheila Cassidy ... Party Guest

Michael Champion ... Party Guest
Gregory Chase ... Party Guest
Lisa Chess ... Party Guest
Ellen Clark ... Party Guest
S. Colombatto ... Party Guest

Antonia Ellis ... Party Guest
Lynn Farrell ... Party Guest
Vivian Farren ... Party Guest
Yolanda Galardo ... Party Guest
Sherri Zak ... Party Guest (as Sharri Zak)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jesse Adams ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Chris Cassidy ... Party Guest (uncredited)

Denise Crosby ... Party Guest (uncredited)

Jamie Gillis ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Phaedra Grant ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Blair Harris ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Annette Haven ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Bonnie Holiday ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Milton Ingley ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Dorothy LeMay ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Jon Martin ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Constance Money ... Pool Player (uncredited)
David Morris ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Candida Royalle ... Party Guest (uncredited)
John Seeman ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Serena ... Party Guest (uncredited)
Desiree West ... Party Guest (uncredited)

Directed by
Blake Edwards 
Writing credits
Blake Edwards (written by)

Produced by
Tony Adams .... producer
Blake Edwards .... producer
Original Music by
Henry Mancini 
Cinematography by
Frank Stanley (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Ralph E. Winters 
Casting by
Lynn Stalmaster 
Production Design by
Rodger Maus 
Set Decoration by
Reg Allen 
Jack Stephens 
Costume Design by
Patricia Edwards 
Makeup Department
John Isaacs .... hair stylist: Miss Andrews
Mary Keats .... hair stylist
Ben Nye Jr. .... makeup artist
Bron Roylance .... makeup artist
Production Management
Chuck Murray .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Nick Marck .... second assistant director
Mickey McCardle .... first assistant director
Karen Murray .... second assistant director
Art Department
Bill MacSems .... property master
Gary Martin .... construction coordinator
Hub Braden .... set designer (uncredited)
Mentor Huebner .... storyboard artist (uncredited)
Sound Department
Bruce Bisenz .... sound mixer
Gordon Daniel .... sound effects
Gilbert D. Marchant .... sound effects
Steve Maslow .... re-recording mixer
Bob Minkler .... re-recording mixer
Bill Varney .... re-recording mixer
Special Effects by
Fred Cramer .... special effects
Dick Crockett .... stunt coordinator
Richard Drown .... stunts (as Richard R. Drown)
Diamond Farnsworth .... stunts (as Hill Farnsworth)
Jerry Summers .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Buddy Bowles .... gaffer
William N. Clark .... camera operator
Bruce Holland .... key grip
Bud Howell .... key grip (as Carmon 'Bud' Howell)
Bruce McBroom .... still photographer
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Marie Brown .... wardrobe: women
Robert B. Harris .... wardrobe: men
Editorial Department
Geoffrey Edwards .... assistant film editor
Robert Pergament .... assistant film editor
Location Management
Ron Rapiel .... location manager
Randy Spangler .... location manager
Music Department
John C. Hammell .... music editor
Henry Mancini .... songs: music
Robert Wells .... songs: lyrics
Robert Bain .... musician: guitar (uncredited)
George Doering .... musician (uncredited)
Jimmy Priddy .... music preparation (uncredited)
Ethmer Roten .... musician: flute (uncredited)
Will Schaefer .... orchestrator (uncredited)
Tommy Tedesco .... musician: guitar (uncredited)
Transportation Department
Billy G. Arter .... transportation coordinator
Gilbert C. Pacheco .... driver (uncredited)
Other crew
Lindsey Jones .... publicity director
Elton MacPherson .... production controller
H. Bud Otto .... script supervisor
Carl Princi .... consultant for operetta sequence
Nanette Siegert .... production coordinator
Ruth West .... auditor (uncredited)
Dick Crockett .... dedicatee
Crew believed to be complete

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122 min
Color (Metrocolor)
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Argentina:13 (re-rating) (1999) | Argentina:18 (original rating) (1980) | Australia:M (original rating) | Australia:MA15+ (re-rating) (1999) | Canada:18A | Finland:K-16 | Norway:11 | Norway:12 (video rating) | Norway:16 (1980) | Peru:18 | Singapore:M18 | South Korea:18 | Sweden:11 | UK:18 | USA:R | West Germany:16

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When George visits Jenny's room at the resort, she offers him a drink or a joint. Her room number, 420, is popular slang for cannabis.See more »
Continuity: When George and Samantha are looking at each other through telescopes, the scopes are seen at angles away from each other, which wouldn't be possible if they are looking directly at each other.See more »
Police Officer:You better take it easy. Pain pills and alcohol don't mix.
George Webber:[laughs] You could have fooled me.
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25 out of 41 people found the following review useful.
10 Out Of 10, 21 June 2001

10 is everything i imagined it was going to be when i sat down to watch it. I have always loved Dudley Moore since childhood, particularly in the Arthur films, and this for me defines the best Dudley Moore characteristics-prat falls, drunkedness, sexual fantasies about younger women, Piano playing. I have also always been a big fan of Blake Edwards for the way he uses Laurel and Hardy movies as inspiration with slap stick [seen mainly in The Pink Panther movies with Peter Sellers] this time around we see a more sophisticated style to Edwards direction. Also with two beautiful women in the shape of Julie Andrews and Bo Derek, i was hopeful that the movie would come over as being very sexy. I was not disappointed.

As well as representing all of the above things, the movie was extremely enjoyable. It is the epitomy of male fantasies. Ask yourself how many times you have fantasised about escaping to a desert island with a beautifull woman. In 10 Dud does just that. The movie comes over as being very exotic, and this blends with the hilarious performances, all the nudity and Henry Mancini's fantastic musical score. The movie is very funny and involving, one really identifies with Moore's performance as George Webber. Julie Andrews is great fun as Georges Love interest, and Bo Derek is fantastic as the girl of Dud's dreams-the perfect 10. And Blake deserves special credit for one of his most outstanding directorial works.

A Winner. One that will stand the test of time.

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