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Katie Lyon ...
Joanna Mosscroft
Claire Hackett ...
Julie Mosscroft
Michael Dunn ...
Greg Mosscroft
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Michelle Mosscroft
Claire Bailey ...
Lisa
Clive Moore ...
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Leah Whittaker ...
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Holly Shwenn ...
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Tara Wells ...
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Letitia Denny ...
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Guy Parry ...
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The story of Joanna, a 14-year-old girl who feels pressured by her peers to lose her virginity. The story, told primarily from her point of view, follows her as she self-destructs, becoming involved in a world of sex, drugs and betrayal. Including graphic and sometimes violent underage sex scenes, the film portrays an occassionally exaggerated but nonetheless disturbing and thought-provoking view of teenage sexuality. Written by Matthew Fuller

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Based on the John Adams's opera "Pleasureland". See more »

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Great film!! i enjoyed it !
22 February 2005 | by (London, United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Great film!!! Strong!!! I have added it to my collection alongside with American films "The Kids" and "Thirteen". The "13" is quite weak film comparatively to the "Pleasureland", which is strong and unique (and very British!!) !!!

Recommend to see! That is very sad that i went to a "boring school" where we were studying and not doing anything else (more exciting then thet).... :'( at my school we have tried alcohol only after we were 17 and "the rest" in few years....

Great film again!!!! I would classify it as "Documentary" but not "drama". Thanx to producers!!

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