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Entertaining Mr Sloane (1970)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Mystery | 1970 (UK)
Sloane, a handsome, sexy and completely amoral young man, joins Kath's household as a lodger and proceeds to manipulate her and her brother, Ed. He is recognized by Kemp (Dadda) as the ... See full summary »

Director:

Douglas Hickox

Writers:

Clive Exton (screenplay), Joe Orton (play)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Beryl Reid ... Kath
Harry Andrews ... Ed
Peter McEnery ... Mr Sloane
Alan Webb Alan Webb ... Kemp ('Dadda')
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Storyline

Sloane, a handsome, sexy and completely amoral young man, joins Kath's household as a lodger and proceeds to manipulate her and her brother, Ed. He is recognized by Kemp (Dadda) as the murderer of Kemp's former employer, whereupon Sloane murders Kemp. Sloane's "just desserts" are not what one would expect. Written by Noble Bell <nbell@cc.memphis.edu>

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Nobody's perfect.

Genres:

Comedy | Mystery

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

1970 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Enas andras gia oles tis douleies See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor) (as Technicolor ®)
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Trivia

The original Broadway production of "Entertaining Mr. Sloane" by Joe Orton opened at the Lyceum Theater in New York on October 12, 1965 and ran for 13 performances. The Joe Orton play was the basis for the screenplay by Clive Exton for the movie version. See more »

Goofs

When Andrews, Reid and McEnery are laying out the dead guy, the 'deceased's movements clearly indicate that he is at least undead. See more »

Quotes

Sloane: [to Ed (having just murdered Ed's father)] You wouldn't put me away, would you?... I'm impressionable. Think what the nick would do to me. I'd pick up criminal connections.
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Crazy Credits

Instead of "The End" the last title reads "AMEN". See more »

Connections

Featured in Queerama (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Between the Scenes No.1
(uncredited)
Music by Bob Busby
Chappell Recorded Music Library
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Subversive Humor
28 June 2018 | by portaeporta-47060See all my reviews

A really nice and funny based on good subversive humor. I love it.


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