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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Claudia Udy ...
Joy
Gérard-Antoine Huart ...
Marc (as Gerard Antoine Huart)
Agnès Torrent ...
Margo (as Agnes Torrent)
Elisabeth Mortensen ...
Joelle
Claire Nadeau ...
Directrice
Danielle Godet ...
Joy's mother
Michel Caron ...
Jean-Albert, Joy's father
Rémy Azzolini ...
TV MC (as Remy Azzolini)
Jeffrey Kime ...
Helmut
Septimiu Sever ...
The master (as Sever Septimu)
John Stocker ...
George Miller
Jérôme Tiberghien ...
Johnny (as Jerome Tiberghien)
Kenneth Legallois ...
Bruce
Manuel Gélin ...
Alain (as Manuel Gelin)
Geoffrey Carey ...
David
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This is the story about Joy who falls in love with an older man (she has been looking for her missing father all her life), and then travels around Paris with him and his other female companion, experiencing a broad range of sexual encounters. Written by Ørnås

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Joy - 1 1/2 Stunden wilder Lust  »

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$2,000,000 (estimated)
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Total form over substance

Sergio Bergonzelli is best known for his extremely odd Giallo effort "In The Folds of The Flesh" and it's mind numbing 'form over substance' style. Joy is no exception when it comes to the latter!

The film itself revolves around supermodel, Joy (Claudia Udy) and her search for sexual fulfilment. This of course entails roaming the earth in search of that elusively perfect man.

This movie is a very easy viewer indeed, what with Claudia Udy naked for most of the film. Plus Bergonzelli really knows how to execute all the pre-requisites of a good film. The acting was a bit bland at times and well there's not much in the way of plot or story. It does on the other hand have some of the most amazing sets and camera work... which is where Bergonzelli really shines!


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