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Release Date:
31 August 1984 (USA) See more »
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The Hottest Erotic Film Of The Century See more »
Plot:
Follows the tale of a young woman's sexual awakening and subsequent journey around the world in pursuit of her ideal lover... See more » | Add synopsis »
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6 wins & 4 nominations See more »
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Cast

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Bo Derek ... Lida MacGillivery

George Kennedy ... Cotton

Andrea Occhipinti ... Angel

Ana Obregón ... Catalina

Olivia d'Abo ... Paloma
Greg Bensen ... Sheik
Ian Cochrane ... Robert Stewart
Mirta Miller ... Evita
Mickey Knox ... Sleazy Moroccan Guide
Paul Stacey ... Young Valentino #1
James Stacey ... Young Valentino #2
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Corinne Russell ... Outdoor hot tub girl (uncredited)
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Directed by
John Derek 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
John Derek 

Produced by
Bo Derek .... producer
Yoram Globus .... executive producer
Menahem Golan .... executive producer
Roni Ya'ackov .... associate producer (as Rony Yacov)
 
Original Music by
Peter Bernstein 
 
Cinematography by
John Derek 
 
Production Design by
Alan Roderick-Jones 
 
Makeup Department
Norma Collins .... hair stylist (as Norma Bass)
Cristóbal Criado .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
John A. Amicarella .... post-production supervisor
Tod Scott Brody .... post-production supervisor
Latif Lahlou .... production supervisor: Morroco
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Alfredo Berlinchon .... second assistant director
Yousaf Bokhari .... first assistant director
Ahmed Hatimi .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Miguel Chang .... assistant art director
Nobby Clark .... stand-by carpenter
Honorio Cruz .... property master
Juan Jesús Escudero .... set dresser
Ángel Ruiz .... buyer
 
Sound Department
Gary Alexander .... sound re-recording mixer
Gordon Davidson .... sound editor
Stanley B. Gill .... sound recordist
Bill Hargrave .... boom operator
Robert G. Henderson .... supervising sound editor (as Bob Henderson)
Chris Jenkins .... sound re-recording mixer (as Christopher Jenkins)
Alan Robert Murray .... supervising sound editor (as Alan Murray)
William Randall .... sound mixer
Karen Rasch .... adr editor
Norman B. Schwartz .... post-production dialogue
James Simcik .... adr assistant
Larry Stensvold .... sound re-recording mixer
Brooke Henderson Ward .... assistant sound editor (as Brook Henderson)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Gabino Acitores .... electrician
Mike Bartlett .... first assistant camera (as Michael Bartlett)
Terry Chapman .... key grip
Julián Fernández .... grip
Richard Gamble .... gaffer
Juan Carlos García Campos .... electrician
Vicente Gonzales Seoane .... electrician
Alexander Melman .... camera assistant: still (as Alex Melman)
Pedro Ramírez .... electrician
Nikolaus Starkmeth .... first assistant camera (as Nicholas Starkmeth)
Klaus Peter Venn .... second assistant camera (as Klaus-Peter Venn)
Jim Walsh .... electrician
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Pablo Espinosa .... wardrobe assistant
Isabel Perales .... wardrobe assistant
Tony Pueo .... wardrobe
Sally Turner .... wardrobe
 
Editorial Department
Omneya 'Nini' Mazen .... assistant post-production (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Elmer Bernstein .... conductor
Elmer Bernstein .... music supervisor
Kathy Durning .... supervising music editor
Angelo Giovagnoli .... musician: french horn
Richard Kraft .... music coordinator
Cynthia Millar .... musician
Christopher Palmer .... orchestrator
 
Other crew
Kerry Collins .... assistant: the Dereks
Ramón Díaz de Laspra .... production accountant
Mickey Knox .... dialogue coach
Isabel Ruiz Capillas .... continuity (as Maribel Ruiz Capillas)
Francisco Ruiz .... location manager
Lothar Zielinski .... assistant production accountant
 

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105 min
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It was widely rumored in the media at the time of the film's release that the final love scene wasn't simulated.See more »
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Lida MacGillivery:I haven't been in my home country until I left.See more »
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Referenced in Celebrity Naked Ambition (2011) (TV)See more »

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13 out of 15 people found the following review useful.
S10 Reviews: Bolero (1982), 13 August 2005
Author: suspiria10 from The Void

Lida (the sexy Bo Derek) is fresh out of the all-girls English boarding school. Lida's last act of rebellion was to streak across the school courtyard butt-naked. I think this is gonna be good. Finally earning her inheritance upon graduation, Lida decides than she needs to do a little globe-trotting to find the right man to make her a woman. With her chauffeur and best friend in tow she sets out to lose her virginity and the ways of love. She's out and about and looking for love. MEEE-OWWWW! The lovely Derek parades her assets for all to see (her husband, John Derek was the director) and very little will be left to you imagination. This erotic drama is wonderfully filmed, whether the English countryside, Spain or Bo's cleavage it all looks good. For what it was the performances were as good as one could expect out of the material which includes the lovely Olivia d' Abo in her first role. If you like "The Blue Lagoon (1980)" or "Paradise (1982)" you probably like "Bolero".

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