Sex and love. Some seek it, some need it, some spurn it and some pay for it, but we're all involved in it. Set on one afternoon on Hampstead Heath, London, the film investigates the minutiae of seven couples. What makes us tick?
In 1984, British journalist Arthur Stuart investigates the career of 1970s glam superstar Brian Slade, who was heavily influenced in his early years by hard-living and rebellious American singer Curt Wild.
Jonathan Rhys Meyers,
One fine day, a solitary man walking alone on a deserted beach, minding his own business, suddenly discovers a delicious chocolate éclair just lying there. Looking around to see if the ... See full summary »
Another very droll comedy from Alan Plater who continues to display his love for the jazz scene after the wonderful "Beiderbecke" series. Elliott Gould is perfectly cast as the lugubrious old jazz pianist, and is superbly supported by Geraldine James as his long-suffering minder and Alun Armstrong as a laconic joiner-cum-jazz freak. It's also a good early role for a pre-"Trainspotting" Ewan McGregor too. A joy from start to finish.
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