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Home Before Midnight (1979)

A successful rock lyricist becomes romantically involved with a girl he picks up hitchhiking only to learn that she is only fourteen. Her parents take action against him.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
James Aubrey ...
Mike Beresford
Alison Elliott ...
Ginny Wilshire
Mark Burns ...
Harry Wilshire
Juliet Harmer ...
Susan Wilshire
Debbie Linden ...
Carol
Andy Forray ...
Vince Owen
Chris Jagger ...
Nick
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Helen Owen (as Sharon Mughan)
Ivor Roberts ...
Inspector Gray
Antonia Pemberton ...
W.P.C. Wilding
Faith Kent ...
Miss Heatherton
John Hewer ...
Donelly
Patrick Barr ...
The Judge
Charles Collingwood ...
Burlingham
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Johnny McGee
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A successful rock lyricist becomes romantically involved with a girl he picks up hitchhiking only to learn that she is only fourteen. Her parents take action against him.

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Mike and Ginny are in love. The law has another name for it. Rape See more »

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18 October 1979 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Byc w domu przed pólnoca  »

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Letters To Myself
Written by Clive Scott and Des Dyer
Performed by T Ford & The Boneshakers
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a poignant, touching and thought provoking movie.
21 August 2002 | by (manchester, england) – See all my reviews

pete walker was a brit cut price version of russ meyer who churned out a handful of mainly forgettable exploitation sleaze thrillers in the late sixties and seventies. i personnally rate this as his best effort due to the interesting storyline and better acting compared to his other work especially the lovely supporting performance by veteran great richard todd as a barrister. the plot is about a young man who is charged with having a sexual relationship with an under aged girl. the movie also features debbie linden; a gorgeous scot born actress who plays the girl's schoolfriend and who was tragically destined to die of a drugs overdose some years later. this is a rarely screened film which i recommend you check out.


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