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Slaves of New York (1989)

 -  Drama  -  March 1989 (USA)
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Eleanor lives with the artist Stash. Just like his artist friends, he is completely unknown but is waiting for the big break. Stash is mean to her and finally she leaves him. Ironically, ... See full summary »

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Victor Okrent
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Ginger Booth
Madeleine Potter ...
Daria
Adam Coleman Howard ...
Stash
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Marley (as Nick Corri)
Charles McCaughan ...
Sherman
John Harkins ...
Chuck Dade Dolger
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Samantha
Joe Leeway ...
Jonny Jalouse
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Mooshka
Bruce Peter Young ...
Mikell
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Jan
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Wilfredo
Jonas Abry ...
Mickey
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Eleanor lives with the artist Stash. Just like his artist friends, he is completely unknown but is waiting for the big break. Stash is mean to her and finally she leaves him. Ironically, she gets her big break - as a hat designer. Written by Mattias Thuresson

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Esclaves de New York  »

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$463,972 (USA)
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The film Eleanor and Abby are watching while getting their haircuts is Holiday (1938). See more »

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Eleanor: What happened? Where were you?
Stash: Daria was helping me at the studio and I walked her home and took her dog for a walk and it was attacked by a cheetah.
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Eleanor is so sweet.
21 September 1998 | by See all my reviews

I LOVE "Slaves of New York"! It´s a charming movie despite it being set in a contemporary big scruffy city. The reason is the main character, Eleanor, played by Bernadette Peters is so sweet! She feels she´s just a "normal" girl who wouldn´t mind having a kid, while living among all sorts of arty big city characters. I wish I had a friend like her. The film has a calm pace, not as frenetic as one would think about a movie about art types in New York. It´s a very underrated movie. It´s funny too in a low key way. It grows on you.


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