Former pop-star turned con artist Simon Delancey is kidnapped by two fans of his eighties band the Venus Hunters, and blackmailed to re-form the band for one final show.

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Cassandra
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Jacqui
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John (as Daniel Webb)
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Peter
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Gavin
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Marge Beake
Roger Watkins ...
D.J. Hoardes
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Lovely Old Lady
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Car Dealer
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Doctor
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Stephen Churchett ...
Antiques Dealer
Laura Heath ...
Peter's Secretary
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Former pop-star turned con artist Simon Delancey is kidnapped by two fans of his eighties band the Venus Hunters, and blackmailed to re-form the band for one final show.

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31 March 1999 (UK)  »

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Venus - Huonosti käyttäytyvä bändi  »

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Must be one of the best films EVER made (in my opinion)
12 September 1999 | by (Berkshire, England) – See all my reviews

Before watching this film I was very doubtful as to its content. I thought it was going to be just like any other 'low budget' film. BUT I WAS WRONG. After watching it several times, I have come to believe that it is one of the best television films ever made.

Neil Morrissey's portrayal of Charlie/Charlotte, and Martin Clunes' portrayal of Simon mix together with the rest of the characters to make the most wonderful and funny films I have ever seen.

My rating of this film has to be 10/10, and I would recommend it to anyone. They do not have to be a fan of any of the actors, or of New romantic music to enjoy such a thing.


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