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The Principles of Lust (2003)

 |  Drama  |  12 March 2004 (UK)
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Crippled by his writer's block, Paul enters into a new, exciting relationship with risk-taking Billy and super-sexy Juliette. As it becomes increasingly tangled, however, he must choose one of them over the other.

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Juliette
Lara Clifton ...
Hole
Alexander Popplewell ...
Harry
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Gwyn Hollis ...
Jude (as Gwyne Hollis)
Tommy Yates ...
Beezer
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Kelli Hollis ...
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Nisha Nayar ...
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Dylan Fielding ...
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Ricky Roberts ...
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Luke Smedley ...
Robbie
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Crippled by his writer's block, Paul enters into a new, exciting relationship with risk-taking Billy and super-sexy Juliette. As it becomes increasingly tangled, however, he must choose one of them over the other.

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The Sky Lit Up
Written by P.J. Harvey
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Dreadful
27 June 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Disgustingly dull movie about some selfish, self centred individuals. If it had concentrated on the themes of abuse, bullying, alienation of the lower classes and subculture, it might have had something to say. It didn't. Its lost in the vapour of its own pretentiousness. Unnecessary graphic orgy scenes. Yes they are meant to be metaphoric, but you know, it could been done with a little more enthusiasm, which the whole film lacks. Utterly contrived. All the actors should be shamed for the exploitation that this movie got from them. All this from a female director. What a waste of time. Who was this aimed at? what was its goal? Totally misguided. Badly filmed. No creativity in editing. Nothing.


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