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The Bitch (1979)

The owner of a trendy disco starts having problems with the men in her life and the Mafia, which is trying to move in on her place.

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Thrush Feather
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The owner of a trendy disco starts having problems with the men in her life and the Mafia, which is trying to move in on her place.

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First full length feature film of Peter Wight. See more »

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[Paul tries to join Fontaine in the shower]
Fontaine Khaled: Paul, I don't have time for an encore!
Paul: Not even time to take a bow?
Fontaine Khaled: Well - maybe just a tiny curtsey!
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References Carry on Cleo (1964) See more »

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I Thought It Was You
Written by Herbie Hancock, Jeffrey Cohen and Melvin Ragin
Performed by Herbie Hancock
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THE BITCH (Gerry O'Hara, 1979) **
18 August 2006 | by See all my reviews

The sequel to THE STUD (1978), also based on a Jackie Collins novel, is more of the same - if more elaborately plotted, taking in a diamond heist, fixed horse-races and the mob! The stud this time around is the Italianite but ultra-resistible Micheal Coby and the girl with whom he shares a brief moment of bedroom bliss turns out to be working for the mob - headed by a campy turn from Ian Hendry (who seems to have just strayed in from GET CARTER [1971]).

The mix is as before: tawdry shenanigans in lush settings to (a literally dying) disco-beat. Collins again does a dry-run for what eventually became her signature role, that of Alexis Colby in the long-running TV soap opera "Dynasty". As I said, these films are bad but a fun one-time viewing nonetheless.


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