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City Girl (1984)

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A young woman photographer engaged to be married to a businessman investigates a cult in the local club scene. By living out some of her sexual fantasies she faces the truth about her life and helps one of the cult's victims escape.

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Credited cast:
Laura Harrington ...
Anne
Joe Mastroianni ...
Joey
Carole McGill ...
Gracie
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Tim
James Carrington ...
Steve
Lawrence K. Philips ...
The stripper
Geraldine Baron ...
Monica
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Rose
Janice Green ...
Sugar
Rosanne Katon ...
Ira
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Man in Hotel
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Gwen
Anne Holloway ...
Woman Fighter
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A young woman photographer engaged to be married to a businessman investigates a cult in the local club scene. By living out some of her sexual fantasies she faces the truth about her life and helps one of the cult's victims escape.

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17 February 1984 (West Germany)  »

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Garota da Cidade  »

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CAD 650,000 (estimated)
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Not a half-baked serial killer story ... it's actually great
11 June 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

The video cover makes it look a very trashy thriller - which it is not at all. It's about the life and times of Anne, a young and ambitious photographer. The style is very light and natural. The actors are convincing, 'real' types - Laura Harrington is especially good. Shot in Toronto I believe and set there too, which makes a nice change.

The ending is not so good, frankly. But the rest more than makes up for this. The subjects explored are unusual. Some great scenes and characters. A menage a trois after a party is depicted with such awkward truth that it's very funny - with a sting in the tail. The sequence where Anne photographs a stripper is filled with energy. A fascinating experience. The soundtrack's really good too.


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