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Exposed (1983)

R | | Drama, Music | 22 April 1983 (USA)
Wisconsin farm girl Elizabeth Carlson leaves family and her English teacher lover behind, and escapes to New York City. There she soon makes a career for herself as a fashion model. During ... See full summary »

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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 City. There she soon makes a career for herself as a fashion model. During a private viewing of paintings, she's approached by a mysterious man whose motives are unclear. Written by Michel Hafner <mhafner@imdb.com>

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Drama | Music

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22 April 1983 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$194,685, 24 April 1983, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$1,818,910
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Trivia

Final film of Carl Lee. See more »

Goofs

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 »

Quotes

Leo Boscovitch: [first spoken lines in English] The Western world is breaking down. Socially, politically, economically, morally, aesthetically and psychologically. Really, if you look into your own lives there are only two routes of escape from this dark claustrophobic trap: art and romantic love. In the novel you are supposed to read by monday "The Sorrows of Young Werther" Goethe through his art reveals not only the ecstasy of romantic love but also the doomed consequences that necessarily follow. Driven by ...
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Connections

Referenced in The Big Box: A Christmas Story (2010) See more »

Soundtracks

The Shoop Shoop Song
Written by Rudy Clark
Performed by Betty Everett
Courtesy of Vee-Jay International Records
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User Reviews

Weak, unrealistic, confused...
9 December 1998 | by See all my reviews

... it really bothered me. The direction is flat and anonymous, the script is messy, the dialogues are too long and unlikely, the rhythm recalls me a funeral, and the plot itself is meaningless. The only good things in this movie are N. Kinski and a gloomy winter Paris. I rate it * (out of 6).


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