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
Sometimes love is a strange and wicked game.
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Did You Know?
The film was selected to screen in competition at the Cannes Film Festival in 1986. There, Bob Hoskins
won the Best Actor award in a tie with Michel Blanc
(1986). 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 Taxi Driver
THE VERY THOUGHT OF YOU
Words and Music by Ray Noble See more