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The Girl Who Returned (1969)

Tough and exacting coach Geneva whips track star Lucy into shape for an upcoming Olympic event. Geneva's training proves to be so grueling that Lucy eventually runs away into an outside world full of apathy and hostility.

Director:

Lloyd Kaufman

Writers:

Robert Schacteland (narration), Lloyd Kaufman (narration)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Gretchen Herman Gretchen Herman ... Lucy
Beverly Galley Beverly Galley ... Geneva
Tim McClean Tim McClean ... The Mongolian
Judith Dresh Judith Dresh ... Daisy
Letha Baker Letha Baker ... Rose
Marcia Brownlee Marcia Brownlee
David Burrows David Burrows
Maureen Callahan Maureen Callahan
Hal Eskeson Hal Eskeson
Michael Herz Michael Herz ... (as Mike Herz)
Susan Mailer Susan Mailer
Scot May Scot May
Peter MacInnis Peter MacInnis
Cleveland Morris Cleveland Morris
Mike Palmer Mike Palmer
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Tough and exacting coach Geneva whips track star Lucy into shape for an upcoming Olympic event. Geneva's training proves to be so grueling that Lucy eventually runs away into an outside world full of apathy and hostility.

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Man vs. Woman... Olympics you've never seen 'em.

Genres:

Comedy

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 October 1969 (USA) See more »

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Budget:

$2,000 (estimated)
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Attempting to do the film equivalent of 'John Cage''s experiments with silence in music, Lloyd Kaufman sometimes cut to a blank, silent screen in this movie. This served only to confuse audiences, who purportedly yelled at management to fix the projector. See more »

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