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The Girl in the Picture (1985)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  1985 (UK)
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Bill
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Annie
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Alan (as John Gordon-Sinclair)
David McKay ...
Ken
Irina Brook ...
Mary
Paul Young ...
Smiley
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The Girl
Joyce Deans ...
Stephanie
Katy Hale ...
Karen
John Christie ...
Florist
Valerie Holloway ...
Sheila
Wendy Holloway ...
Fiona
Benny Young ...
Ron
Walter Carr ...
Jeweller
William Elliott ...
Policeman
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Alan and Mary are pretty miserable together and split up. As an very presentable Glaswegian photographer Alan soon has chances to find consolation elsewhere, but more and more thinks of Mary. She however seems a lot less keen to try again. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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1985 (UK)  »

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Die Frau auf dem Foto  »

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$202,428 (USA)
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The Wedding March
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Music by Richard Wagner
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A great Bill Forsyth movie
1 October 1999 | by (Tromsø, Norway) – See all my reviews

I know that Cary Parker is listed as director and writer, but this film is almost more Bill Forsythian than any of his own works. Set in Glasgow, it has John Gordon Sinclair in the main role and it is low-key, intelligent and very funny. A must for Bill Forsyth fans.


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