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Loose Connections (1985)

PG | | Comedy , Romance | 1983 (UK)
A lesbian and feminist woman advertises for a traveling companion to accompany her in a drive across Europe. The man who answers her ad is the most helpless, chauvinistic person she's ever met.

Director:

Richard Eyre

Writer:

Margaret Leclere (as Maggie Brooks)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Lindsay Duncan ... Sally
Stephen Rea ... Harry
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Keith Allen ... Keith
Otto Bleidner Otto Bleidner ... Policeman
Ruth Brück Ruth Brück ... Wirtin
Robbie Coltrane ... Drunk
Andy de la Tour Andy de la Tour ... Journalist
Anneliese Dobbertin Anneliese Dobbertin ... Housekeeper
Ingrid Domann Ingrid Domann ... Receptionist
Carol Harrison Carol Harrison ... Kay
Ken Jones Ken Jones ... Supporter
Uwe Karsten Koch Uwe Karsten Koch ... Policeman
Benjamin Krämer Benjamin Krämer ... Policeman
Frances Low ... Laurie
Eberhard Melzer Eberhard Melzer ... Wolfgang
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A lesbian and feminist woman advertises for a traveling companion to accompany her in a drive across Europe. The man who answers her ad is the most helpless, chauvinistic person she's ever met.

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Not exactly a love story... [UK Theatrical] See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

1983 (UK) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)
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According to Time Out, the film was "a welcome attempt to revive and update - steering clear of crass stereotypes - the bitter-sweet romance of classics like I Was a Male War Bride (1949) and the Tracy-Hepburn [Spencer Tracy-Katharine Hepburn] vehicles". See more »

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References High Noon (1952) See more »

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