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Girls' Night (1998)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  26 June 1998 (UK)
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Two British best friends and in-laws Dawn and Jackie work together at a factory. When Dawn is diagnosed with a brain tumor Jackie shares $100,000 she's got from her secret lover with Dawn ... See full summary »

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Dawn Wilkinson
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Jackie Simpson
Sue Cleaver ...
Rita
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Carmen
Margo Stanley ...
Irene
Maggie Tagney ...
Anne Marie
Fine Time Fontayne ...
Ken (as Finetime Fontayne)
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Dave Simpson
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Mathew
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Sharon
James Gaddas ...
Paul
Penelope Woodman ...
Christine
Nicholas Lane ...
Bingo Checker
Bill Rodgers ...
Removal Man
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Two British best friends and in-laws Dawn and Jackie work together at a factory. When Dawn is diagnosed with a brain tumor Jackie shares $100,000 she's got from her secret lover with Dawn to fulfil her dream - a visit to Las Vegas. They buy two tickets and fly there.. Written by Anonymous

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26 June 1998 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Girls' Night - Jetzt oder nie  »

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Opening Weekend:

£59,104 (UK) (26 June 1998)

Gross:

£407,094 (UK) (17 July 1998)
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Originally made in 1997 and intended to be shown only on ITV in the UK. However it was subsequently decided to release it worldwide as a cinema film. It was first shown on ITV on 14 April 1999, after its cinema release. See more »

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References Thelma & Louise (1991) See more »

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Ah, Leave Me Not to Pine
from "The Pirates of Penzance"
Words by William S. Gilbert
Music by Arthur Sullivan
Performed by Jude Law
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The Ballad of Jackie and Dawn
23 December 2003 | by (L A.) – See all my reviews

Girls' Night is a revelation, a subtle and masterful little film that builds slowly, creating beautifully nuanced characters, and ultimately delivering a deeply-felt emotional wallop thanks to the magnificent performances of its two stars, Brenda Blethyn and Julie Walters. The power between them is so intense, so true and so pure that the energy of it literally sears through the screen.


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