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Absolute Beginners (1986)

Absolute Beginners
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Patsy Kensit Patsy Kensit
Suzette
David Bowie David Bowie
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James Fox James Fox
Henley of Mayfair
Ray Davies Ray Davies
Arthur
Eve Ferret Eve Ferret
Big Jill
Tony Hippolyte Tony Hippolyte
Mr. Cool


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Michael Hamlyn Michael Hamlyn


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Release date: 4 April 1986
UPC: 027616884565
Tags: Drama (1), Fantasy (1), Romance (1), Musical (1), 1986 (1), 80's (1), HQ (1)
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"A young photographer is hopelessly in love with a gorgeous model. In order to impress her, he gets involved with a pop promoter to try and make it big and wins her love. I like a good musical but this movie is awful. No doubt a good-looking picture with candy-colour saturated sets and costumes but that's where its appeal ends. It has mostly forgettable songs and not even the great David Bowie can save it. The rushed, often cringe-inducing dialogue, sloppy overdubbing, endless jump-cuts, even th"


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" Directed by: Julian Temple Produced by: Chris Brown, Stephen Woodley, Al Clark, and Nik Powell Written by: Michael Hamlyn, Richard Burbridge, Christopher Wicking, and Don McPherson Based on the novel by: Colin MacInnes Cinematography: Oliver Stapleton Edited by: Richard Bedford, Michael Bradsell, Gerry Hambling, and Russell Lloyd Music by: Gil Evans Distributed by: MGM/UA and Palace Pictures"


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