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Saturday Night at the Baths (1975)

A musician from Montana finds work and other things at The Continental Baths in New York City, 1974.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ellen Sheppard ...
Don Scotti ...
Steve Ostrow ...
Phillip Owens ...
Queen / Football Player - Gay Team
Jane Olivor ...
Performer (as Janie Olivor)
R. Douglas Brautingham ...
Paul Ott ...
Hustler (as Paul J. Ott)
Paul Vanase ...
Towel Queen / Football Player - Gay Team
Caleb Stonn ...
Female Impersonator
J.C. Gaynor ...
Female Impersonator
Pedro Valentine ...
Female Impersonator
Toyia ...
Female Impersonator / Drag Queen
Josh Palace ...
Keith Kermizian ...


A musician from Montana finds work and other things at The Continental Baths in New York City, 1974.

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where the eternal triangle grows up


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Release Date:

14 February 1975 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

I bagni del sabato notte  »

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1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


The show at the Baths was attended by over 800 extras, who included some of New York's elite. They were all paid $1.00 for their part and had to sign releases before they were admitted. The revue "Beyond the Fringe" was playing at the time and the astute viewer can see Dudley Moore and Peter Cook sipping a drink in the crowd. See more »


Robert Arberdeen's birth year is listed as 1962. That would mean that he would only have been twelve to thirteen years old when this movie was filmed. This is obviously not the case. See more »

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Bill Harte of the Razor Gallery See more »


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Written and Performed by Jane Olivor (as Janie Oliver)
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New DVD has different ending
2 May 2007 | by (Long Beach, CA) – See all my reviews

When I saw this film in Washington DC in 1976 - at the tender age of 16! - I was flabbergasted by the finale, where the two male leads get onto a bed, kissing, completely naked. Fast forward three decades later

  • when I saw this was available for rental, I sat through the whole

thing, and remembered bits and pieces of it. While the very handsome male lead (the bi guy) does get shown nude with his wife, the last scene with the two guys naked got replaced by a scene of them, fully clothed, on the roof of a building talking and kissing. Kind of a letdown! Still it was pretty cool to relive that amazing moment from the seventies when I witnessed gay film-making for the first time.

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