George, after getting out of prison, begins looking for a job, but his time in prison has reduced his stature in the criminal underworld. The only job he can find is to be a driver for Simone, a beautiful high-priced call girl, with whom he forms an at first grudging, and then real affection. Only Simone's playing a dangerous game, and when George agrees to help her, they both end up in a huge amount of trouble with Mortwell, the local kingpin. Written by
She was a tart. He was an ex-con. And she was about to shatter his life forever.
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Did You Know?
The make and model of George (Bob Hoskins
)'s luxury car, which is seen throughout the movie, particularly driving around Simone (Cathy Tyson
), was a creme 1962 Mark II 3.4 Litre Jaguar. See more
Camera shadow visible on the racks of clothes when Simone and George go shopping. See more
[at her front door, to George
Yeah? Do you want mum?
References The Long Good Friday
WHEN I FALL IN LOVE
By Victor Young
and Edward Heyman
Used by permission of Chappell Music Limited
Performed by Nat 'King' Cole
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