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A Night in Heaven (1983)

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Faye Hanlon is a community-college professor with an emotionally depressed husband and an abundance of sexual frustration. Her sister drags her to a male strip-club for a girl's night out, ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Rick Monroe
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Faye Hanlon
Robert Logan ...
Whitney Hanlon
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Patsy
Deney Terrio ...
Tony
Sandra Beall ...
Slick
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Shirley
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Mrs. Johnson
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Eve
Fred Buch ...
Jack Hobbs
Karen Margaret Cole ...
Louise
Don Cox ...
Revere
Veronica Gamba ...
Tammy
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Pete
Bill Hindman ...
Russel
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Faye Hanlon is a community-college professor with an emotionally depressed husband and an abundance of sexual frustration. Her sister drags her to a male strip-club for a girl's night out, where she discovers that one of the dancers is her failing student Rick Monroe, a.k.a. "Ricky the Rocket". A heated affair between teacher and student ensues, as Faye struggles to reconcile her emotions and make consequential life choices: Continue her lustful sessions with the studly-but-shallow teen stripper? Or break it off with Ricky and work to salvage her marriage to the loving-but-distant husband? Written by Anonymous

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Will one forbidden night change both their lives forever? See more »

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18 November 1983 (USA)  »

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Clube das Mulheres  »

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Most of the critics as well as the audiences were hostile to this film. See more »

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When Faye and Patsy are talking at the airport, Patsy is holding her magazines with her left arm. When they hug, the magazines jump to her right arm. See more »

Quotes

Faye: I just flunked that kid!
Patsy: You just did what to that kid?
Faye: I just flunked that kid in my class!
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The Long Way to Heaven
Written and Performed by Tom Teeley
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Fabulous Film! As a 30 something I REALLY can identify!
13 November 2003 | by (US NY) – See all my reviews

I saw this when I was young, and never really got it until I was 30 something. The writer really identifies with the conflict someone the lead female feels at this age. How lonely and stagnant marriage can be, the urges and desires you can feel you missed out on when younger. Great soundtrack by Jan Hammer and Bryan Adams. Every time I see this film I cry because I can really identify with every woman in this film, from Slick, Patsy, Faye, and even Rick's mom. I have yet to see a film that encaptures everything a woman can be...housewife, vixen, mother, sister...etc. I have been with one person for 8 years and will ALWAYS look for my "Night in Heaven" PS LOVE the way Atkins nibbles on his cookie while looking at Warren!


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