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Felicity (1978)

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Young Felicity lives in a monastic school. The only way to live out her sexual fantasies is together with her girlfriend Jenny. But then she receives an invitation to her sister in ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Glory Annen ...
Felicity Robinson
Chris Milne ...
Miles (as Christopher Milne)
Joni Flynn ...
Me Ling
Jody Hanson ...
Jenny
Marilyn Rodgers ...
Christine
Gordon Charles ...
Stephen
John Michael Howson ...
Adrian
David Bradshaw ...
Andrew
Christine Calcutt ...
Nun
Angela Menzies-Wills ...
Bathhouse girl 1 (as Angela Menzies)
Sarah Lee ...
Bathhouse girl 2
Charles Gilroy ...
Mr. Jacobs
John D. Lamond ...
Man in Cinema / Peeping Tom Gardener (uncredited)
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Young Felicity lives in a monastic school. The only way to live out her sexual fantasies is together with her girlfriend Jenny. But then she receives an invitation to her sister in Hong-Kong and can't wait to finally do the real thing. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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10 October 1978 (Australia)  »

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Felicity - Sexy adolescenza  »

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The movie was notable for regularly featuring the 70s song "Mama's Little Girl" sung by Linda George but which had been originally sung by Dusty Springfield. The lyrics are slightly different from the originally version deviating from the song written by Dennis Lambert and 'Brian Potter'. See more »

Quotes

Felicity: Stop talking. Let's make love!
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References Emmanuelle II (1975) See more »

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Mama's Little Girl No More
Sung by Linda George
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The Aussie "Emmanuelle"
6 December 2008 | by (Denver, Colorado and Santiago, Chile) – See all my reviews

Although it's rarely acknowledged, there are probably few films in history that were as influential as the 1974 softcore French classic "Emmanuelle". Besides the truly countless number of films with the word "Emmanuelle" (or the less legally-actionable variation "Emanuelle") in the title, there were any number of others that borrowed the basic plot of a young woman traveling to the Orient and/or having a sexual awakening. There was, for instance, the German film "Vanessa" with Olivia Pascal, the British film "Emily" with Koo Stark, the French-Italian films "Laure" and "End of Innocence" both with Annie Bell. And there was this Australian film with English actress Glory Annen.

Like "Vanessa", "End of Innocence", and a few others this features a slightly younger female character than the original "Emmanuelle", which allows it to start out in a girls' boarding school with a lot of hot showers and hot lesbian action. But the virginal "Felicity" (Annen) eventually finds her way to Hong Kong. She stays at first with a friend and her lover,and loses her virginity to an Aussie with a walrus moustache after one of her hosts' parties. After that "Felicity" meets a local,"Me Ling" (Joni Flynn),and embarks on an erotic tour of Hong Kong, having more anonymous sex on a Chinese junk. She then falls in love with another, nicer Aussie guy, but his job and the couple's mutual infidelities threaten to derail the relationship.

On the plus side, this movie has very good productions values and the girls--Annen,Flynn, etc.--are all very attractive. The movie pretty shamelessly steals from the "Emmanuelle" series in several places--it borrows the massage parlor scene from "Emmanuelle 2" and the improbable sex on a commercial airplane scene from the original "Emmanuelle". It's also more literary than your usual sex film, referencing not only the original novel "Emmanuelle", but other erotic classics of the 70's like "Histoire de O" and "Fear of Flying" (all of which "Felicity" is reading at some point). "Felicity" is generally odd character. She starts out as the world's horniest female virgin (witness her reading list), and remains a contradiction to the end, complaining about the hedonism of a Hong Kong bar they visit one minute, then having "zipless" sex with the bartender in the back room the next. But that's the 70's for you I guess. The love story is a little annoying and the theme song will stay in your head like a bad flu virus. All in all though, this is a pretty OK Aussie knock-off of "Emmanuelle".


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