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Sex 'n' Death (1999)

The host of a British Shock-TV Show blurs the line between show business and life.

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Guy Jenkin

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Guy Jenkin
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Cast

Credited cast:
Paula Bacon Paula Bacon ... Stacey
Nicholas R. Bailey Nicholas R. Bailey ... Tony, the Great Fandango
Natasha Bell Natasha Bell ... Mandy
Katy Cavanagh ... Ruby
Martin Clunes ... Ben Black
Trevor Cooper ... William
Ingeborga Dapkunaite ... Shona
Caroline Goodall ... Bella
Andy Hamilton Andy Hamilton ... Ambulance man
Peter Heppelthwaite Peter Heppelthwaite ... Mac
Martin Jarvis ... Neil Biddle
Ulrika Jonsson ... Herself
Edmund Moriarty Edmund Moriarty ... Giles
Terry O'Neill Terry O'Neill ... Warren Hatcher
Jane Peachey Jane Peachey ... Sophie
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Storyline

Ben Black is the host of a popular television program that aims to shock and outrage its audience, which continues to tune in even though most of them think they are 'above it.' But Ben's cruel persona as TV host often continues after the cameras are turned off and his ex-lover / current producer, his co-workers, and his lover are often at the receiving end of his barbs. Written by Ron Kerrigan <mvg@whidbey.com>

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 December 1999 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Seksiä ja väkivaltaa See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Hat Trick Productions See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Quotes

Ben Black: I had a nervous breakdown when I was thirteen. Thought I was possessed by the Devil. I'd just seen 'The Exorcist', so there was a lot of vomiting and speaking in tongues.
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9 June 2002 | by suceveanu_eugenSee all my reviews

When I see movie like this and I think how many Van Damme movies I've seen... it sort of makes me think I'm not as smart as I thought.

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Anyway, when you've had enough of the typical american movie, see this.


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