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Roommates (1981)

X | | Adult, Drama | 1981 (USA)
This is a serious attempt to look into the lives of three different woman that come together as roommates in New York. Each of them were attempting to step out of their old, abused selves ... See full summary »

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Samantha Fox ...
Billie
Veronica Hart ...
Joan Harmon
Kelly Nichols ...
Sherry
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Joel
Gloria Leonard ...
Billie's Ex-Madam
Jerry Butler ...
Eddie
Bobby Astyr ...
Marv
Jack Wrangler ...
Jim
Don Peterson ...
Ken (as Phil Smith)
Josh Andrews ...
Jingle Singer in White Shirt
Rex Capizo
Pat Finnegan ...
Girl at Party with Meg (as Patricia Dale)
Margot DuMont ...
Actress in Commercial
Frederick Foster ...
Lou De Sapio (as Fredrick Foster)
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This is a serious attempt to look into the lives of three different woman that come together as roommates in New York. Each of them were attempting to step out of their old, abused selves and start new lives. Although they try to support each other's goals, their old lives creep back into their work, relationships, and apartment. They meet abusive men just as before. However, this time, each is affected differently. One falls back into her old ways, one finds her dream, and the third manages to keep an even keel, only to end up looking for two new roommates to start over again. Written by Don

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A Vida Íntima de Três Mulheres  »

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1 January 2005 | by (Mountains of Madness) – See all my reviews

This Chuck Vincent-directed drama (with X-rated sex scenes) is one of very few adult features that crossed the street into the mainstream -- at least for a week or two. After playing X-rated venues, it was re-cut and released in mainstream theatres across the country with an "R" rating.

It's easy to see why. It's an engaging girls-about-town drama that boasts convincing performances and a believable series of conflicts which are truthfully resolved by an exciting conclusion.

Samantha Fox, Veronica hart and Kelly Nichols are the three female leads; all had appeared in countless X-rated features prior to this. Hart, now directing quality porn under the name Jane Hamilton, impresses greatly as a budding actress in a loveless relationship; she's natural and very attractive.

Vincent regular Larry Revene photographed the pic while Vincent and regular scripter Rick Marx shared the screenplay.


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