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Intimate Relations (1996)

 -  Comedy | Drama  -  6 June 1997 (USA)
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Harold Guppy moves into the Beasley household as a lodger. Before long Mrs. Beasley falls for him and eventually ends up in his bed. Her 13-year old daughter Joyce is aware of what is ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Marjorie Beasley
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Harold Guppy
Matthew Walker ...
Stanley Beasley
Laura Sadler ...
Joyce Beasley
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Deirdre
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Maurice Guppy
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Iris Guppy
James Aiden ...
George
Michael Bertenshaw ...
Mr. Pugh
Judy Clifton ...
Mrs. Fox-Davies
Christopher Cook ...
Deirdre's Baby
Candace Hallinan ...
Pauline
Charles Hart ...
Hotel Receptionist
George Hart ...
Car Vendor
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Pamela
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Harold Guppy moves into the Beasley household as a lodger. Before long Mrs. Beasley falls for him and eventually ends up in his bed. Her 13-year old daughter Joyce is aware of what is happening and threatens to tell Mr. Beasley unless she is also allowed share the bed with Harold and "Mum". "Mum" seems to think there is no harm in this, as long as Joyce doesn't take part in the physical activities. Harold gets caught up in a web of deceit and blackmail and each time he tries to break free of the grasp of "Mum" she threatens to tell the police that he has been abusing Joyce. The film continues much in this line, and it examines the effect of the relationship on both Harold and Joyce and how they are both driven to extreme action because of the influence of Mrs. Beasley. Written by SNC <sile@physics.unimelb.edu.au>

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Comedy | Drama

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Rated R for distrubing sexual situations, a scene of related violence and some language | See all certifications »
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6 June 1997 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$12,918 (USA) (6 June 1997)

Gross:

$7,100 (USA) (19 September 1997)
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The family's boxer dog, Princess (Margaret), is obviously a male dog. The credit for the role itself is given to Max. See more »

Quotes

Harold Guppy: Don't worry about me. I was just a bit of a rapscallion when I was 10.
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Come On-a My House
Written by Ross Bagdasarian and William Saroyan
Performed by Rosemary Clooney
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Based on actual events??
3 October 2003 | by (North Carolina, USA) – See all my reviews

This movie was good, but very weird. It is hard to believe that people can be so demented. Laura Sadler gave a great performance as young Joyce Beasley. I was looking forward to seeing her in future movies, but sadly, she passed away.


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