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Twice a Woman (1979)

Twee vrouwen (original title)
R | | Drama, Romance | May 1980 (USA)
Woman (Laura) falls in love with girl (Sylvia). They have an affair, but suddenly Sylvia runs off with the ex-husband of Laura. Laura can't understand why, but Sylvia doesn't want to talk ... See full summary »

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Laura
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Alfred
Sandra Dumas ...
Sylvia
Kitty Courbois ...
Sylvia's mother
Tilly Perin-Bouwmeester ...
Laura's mother
Astrid Weyman ...
Karin
Sarah Godbold ...
Little Laura
Charles Gormley ...
The Playwright
Arnold Gelderman ...
Raoul
Adrian Brine ...
Alan Denderman
Gregor Frenkel Frank ...
Rublioff
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Joop Admiraal ...
Teacher
Tim Beekman ...
Greengrocer
Walter van Canoy ...
Police inspector
Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu ...
2nd Frenchman
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Woman (Laura) falls in love with girl (Sylvia). They have an affair, but suddenly Sylvia runs off with the ex-husband of Laura. Laura can't understand why, but Sylvia doesn't want to talk to her. Later it becomes clear why Sylvia did this and then it is the ex-husband to be upset. He takes revenge. Written by Marcel Bingley <76242.2340@compuserve.com>

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A Circle of Passion.

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Drama | Romance

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George Sluizer offered the lead role to Vanessa Redgrave, Jane Fonda, Shirley MacLaine and Ellen Burstyn, but all of them were afraid the lesbian aspects of the role might do harm to their careers. The part went to Bibi Andersson. See more »

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Sandrine Dumas is the wrong name it is Sandra Dumas
20 October 2008 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

As Sylvia there is called the name of Sandrine Dumas but it is Sandra Dumas a dutch model in those years. She only made her appearance in Twice a Woman (Twee Vrouwen). There is now (2008) a new RESTORED release of that PICTURE as part of "Beelden voor de Toekomst" from the Dutch Filmmuseum e.a. Completely remastered and part of two copies re-aranged and fixed in association with the director George Sluizer. He managed to get two Hollywood stars in his picture. Bibi Anderson and Anthony Perkins. An unicum in dutch filmhistory in that time. But it still is a brilliant piece of work. Both the writer (Harry Mulisch) as the director.


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