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Elizabeth Carlson
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Daniel Jelline
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Rivas
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Margaret
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Bridget Gormann
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Carmen ...
Lois Straub
Daisy Carrington ...
Daisy Carlson
Carl Lee ...
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Wisconsin farm girl Elizabeth Carlson leaves family and her English teacher lover behind and escapes to New York. There she soon makes a career for herself as a fashion model. During a vernissage she's approached by a mysterious man whose motives are unclear... Written by Michel Hafner <mhafner@imdb.com>

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The quotation in the film was from "Love and Death in the American Novel" (1960, 1966) by Leslie Fiedler. See more »

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Elizabeth's purse changes positions when she's asking informations on the mosque. When she's outside the purse is on her left side, but when she's inside the purse goes to the right and later returns to the left again when she's about to leave the place. See more »

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Elizabeth Carlson: What else do you play so beautifully?
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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Independence Day (1983) (2016) See more »

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Felicita
Performed by Al Bano and Romina Power
Courtesy of Baby Records
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Seven stars just for Nastassja
12 February 2006 | by (Vancouver, Canada.) – See all my reviews

Yeah, yeah...who could not find fault with this implausible menagerie of models & Marxists? Here, even the most inept of film-schoolers could find a surplus of shortfalls, for which to offer their trite insight. What's blatantly apparent with this film is...the script seems never to have transcended the first-draft stage...the characters all seem either to be on psychotropic drugs, or to be in need of psychotherapeutic ones...and the director seems to have had his mind on other things – perhaps how to act in his small but completely forgettable part.

However, for some of us, the challenge is to discover the good points of 'critical failures', such as "Exposed", and as everyone seems to be somewhat more then vaguely aware, what's most redeeming about this film is, in a word, "NASTASSJAKINSKI"! When she is before the camera, all the problems behind it seem insignificant.

Cheers, J.B. - Prospect Point Productions, Inc.


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