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Blue Money (1972)

R | | Drama | January 1975 (USA)
Handsome and successful Jim appears to have it all: he's married to the beautiful and supportive Lisa, has a healthy baby, and works a cool gig as the director of hardcore porno fare. Jim's... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Alain Patrick ... Jim
... Lisa (as Barbara Caron)
Inga Maria ... Ingrid
Jeff Gall ... Mike
Oliver Aubrey ... Fatman
Steve Roberson ... Freddie
Maria Arnold ... Model (as Marie Arnold)
Sandy Dempsey ... Model
... Model (as Cindy Hopkins)
Susan Westcott ... Model (as Susan Draeger)
Sunny Boyd ... Model
... Model
Alan Bouverat
Rita Ford
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Handsome and successful Jim appears to have it all: he's married to the beautiful and supportive Lisa, has a healthy baby, and works a cool gig as the director of hardcore porno fare. Jim's seemingly perfect life starts to fall apart when he has an extramarital fling with an actress and the local Los Angeles vice cops close in to make a bust. Written by Woodyanders

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Would you "perform" for this man for $1000? Would you do it for ... Blue Money?

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Dinero del vicio  »

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$35,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Gary Kent did the small uncredited part of a vice cop as a favor for director Alain Patrick. See more »

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When Lisa walks out on Jim, she drops a small gray suitcase as she opens the sliding glass door, but the suitcase is suddenly back in her hand when the camera angle changes. See more »

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Lisa: [witness to his infidelity] I came down to the boat. I said, I came down to the boat to tell you Mike called! That was the girl, right?
Jim: What? She's a model. We met at the boat.
Lisa: She's kinda beautiful. I can see how you would enjoy balling her.
Jim: Now wait a minute, Lisa.
Lisa: I said I can see how you would.
Jim: I haven't been balling that girl!
Lisa: There's only one girl around here that you haven't been balling. It makes me suppose there have been other times with these models of yours, right?
Jim: Oh, that's what ...
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Featured in Twisted Sex Vol. 21 (2002) See more »

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Walk in the Sun
Lyrics by Clarence Morley
Music by Jay Torrey
Sung by Jay Torrey
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Another worthless forgotten film from Crown
22 November 2015 | by See all my reviews

I don't know about other reviewers but I thought this sleazy skin flick was absolutely awful. Like other Crown International Pictures from the era such as CINDY AND DONNA, this is a near plot less affair of simulated sex between unappealing actors with a few dramatic elements thrown into the mix.

The main character is a sleazy porn producer who falls for one of his own actresses. They attempt to get out of the business, but various stuff gets in the way. The whole film has a tired, cheap look to it, the characters are horrendous, and it's about unerotic as it gets. Viewers looking for genuinely sleazy fare will also be disappointed as films like this are oddly tame considering the shocking depravity that a lot of horror films were delving into during the same era (I'm thinking of THE EXORCIST and THE Texas CHAINSAW MASSACRE as an example).


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