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Compulsion (2008)

TV Movie  |  Drama  |  4 May 2009 (UK)
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An ageing chauffeur goes to extreme lengths for one night with his boss's beautiful daughter.

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An ageing chauffeur goes to extreme lengths for one night with his boss's beautiful daughter.

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A very pleasant surprise...
13 April 2012 | by (Monaco) – See all my reviews

I found this to be a smart, original and well made TV-movie. It was interesting to the very end and the ending itself was completely non-conformist (which I loved). The film even tackles some of the problems modern women face in traditional societies and their fight (plight) to free themselves of these ancient shackles. Also, it paints a very realistic picture of today's multicultural high-class society in London.

Some very decent acting throughout and good, unobtrusive sound. Coming from a TV production, a very pleasant surprise. If only more movies where made this way...


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