4 user

Commuter Husbands (1974)

R | | Comedy | December 1974 (USA)
Six stories that document the awkward sex lives of Englishmen.



(script by)


Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Au Pair Girls (1972)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Four sexy young foreign girls come to England as au pairs and quickly become quite intimate with their employers, host families, and just about everyone else they encounter.

Director: Val Guest
Stars: Astrid Frank, Johnny Briggs, Gabrielle Drake
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Seven stories of marital infidelity, told from the women's point of view.

Director: Derek Ford
Stars: Eva Whishaw, Peter May, Maggie Wright
Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A bored teenage girl decides that she wants to meet rock stars, and the best way to do that is to become a groupie. She finds herself going on the road with a rock band called Opal ... See full summary »

Director: Derek Ford
Stars: Esme Johns, Billy Boyle, Richard Shaw
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A pair of frustrated housewives who are bored and neglected by their husbands decide to go to a 'sex clinic' in the country.

Director: Arnold L. Miller
Stars: Hilary Farr, Amber Kammer, Barry Rhode
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

By chance the perfume creators Mike and Al produce a scent that makes women go wild for sex. While they desperately try to find the recipe for their product of chance, they use it on random... See full summary »

Director: David C. Rea
Stars: Keith Barron, Kenneth Cope, Hilary Pritchard
Shado (1974)
Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

After UFO, but, before Space: 1999, Gerry Anderson had hoped to re-boot UFO, with a new series - featuring the technical advances which had been made with such films as Star Wars, and Star ... See full summary »

Director: Tomblin Summers Frankel
Stars: Ed Bishop, Michael Billington, George Sewell
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

TV personality Robert Danvers, an exceedingly vain rotter, seduces young women daily, never staying long with one. He meets his match in Marion, an American, 19, who's available but refuses... See full summary »

Director: Roy Boulting
Stars: Peter Sellers, Goldie Hawn, Tony Britton
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

An actor and his protege lock themselves away from the world while he rehearses for a part in an upcoming feature.

Director: Vladek Sheybal
Stars: Keith Alexander, Gabrielle Drake, Vladek Sheybal
Secret Rites (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Pseudo-documentary about black magic.

Director: Derek Ford
Stars: Penny Beeching, Shirley Harmer, Lee Peters
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Explores the relationships shared by the residents of a seedy boarding house in London.

Director: Franklin Gollings
Stars: Bette Davis, Michael Redgrave, Alexis Kanner
The Swappers (1970)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Six unconnected stories involving wife and husband swapping, or swinging, are described in a titillating way while analyzed by a pseudo psychologist.

Director: Derek Ford
Stars: James Donnelly, Larry Taylor, Valerie St. John


Cast overview, first billed only:
... The Story Teller / The Wife
Robin Bailey ... The Husband
Heather Chasen ... The Wife
... The Secretary
Raymond Marlowe ... The Lover (as Ray Marlowe)
Mike Britton ... The Dreamer
Nicola Austin ... The Dream Girl (as Nicola Austine)
Dick Haydon ... Arthur (as Dick Hayden)
... Carla
Brenda Peters ... Lola
Dervis Ward ... The Husband
Dorothea Phillips ... The Wife
Yokki Rhodes ... The Secretary (as Yocki Rhodes)
Timothy Parkes ... The Visitor (as Timothy Parks)
Robin Culver ... The Husband


Six stories that document the awkward sex lives of Englishmen.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Commuter husbands...they have their hands full in the office! See more »




R | See all certifications »




Release Date:

December 1974 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Sex Games  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show more on  »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:


See  »

Did You Know?


Referenced in Sex in the 70s: Blue Movies (2005) See more »


Man Is A Hunter
Sung by Samantha Jones
Lyrics by C. John Merrs
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Enervating, lame sexploitation flick
4 February 2018 | by See all my reviews

"Commuter Husbands" is a tedious sexploitation romp. Ostensibly a comedy, I couldn't really detect any humour, and generally found the "stories", if you can really call them that, hard to follow.

Yes, this is an anthology film, featuring five stories that are supposedly something to do with "the battle of the sexes", or "husbands led astray", or, I don't know. They're an excuse to show skin.

The movie opens with a sexy and alluring "story teller", played by Gabrielle Drake, providing an unnecessary and awkward introduction, attempting to set the scene for five "stories" that really have nothing in common with each other besides nudity. Unfortunately, the beautiful Drake (sister of Nick!) keeps her clothes on.

The first one is about a cheating husband and wife who take their paramours to the same hotel. The husband and wife are both so ugly, I don't blame them for cheating. This story is told so badly I could barely work out what was going on.

Then there's a story about a plumber who gets called to fix a sauna at some kind of swingers' party. For some reason he can't seem to get laid, and really bad generic psychedelic music plays on the soundtrack.

Then there's one which isn't really a story that I could make out, but is merely this movie's rip off of "The Immoral Mr. Teas". You know what I mean: guy sees women out and about in random situations, then he imagines them naked. Rinse. Repeat. I didn't get any plot from this one, but that might be because it was so badly told, as all these stories are.

The last one involves a man who can see into his neighbour's apartment, and so watches them having sex. At one point, he accidentally puts his foot in the toilet.

Aside from sex, the one motif present through all these vignettes is the ugliness of the male leads. There's no Robin Askwith or even Barry Evans type here. They also look very awkward, and other reviews I have read suggest that this was intentional. If it was, the movie does absolutely nothing with it.

0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 4 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial