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Release Date:
3 September 1970 (Netherlands) See more »
A Story of Passion, Jealousy, Romance and Love See more »


  (in credits order)
Simon Brent ... Christian Dubarry
Andrée Flamand ... Michelle Howard
Lisa Collings ... Amanda Dubarry
Peter Hughes ... Maurice Howard

Mark Kingston ... Bernard Collins
Fiona Curzon ... Liz
Maxine Casson ... Debbie
Anna Matisse ... Sophie
Carl Ferber ... Jason

Nancy Nevinson ... Amanda's Mother
Gay Soper ... Blonde Girl in Red
Bill Futter ... Man in Dark Glasses
Howard Bell ... Bailiff
David Fennell ... Hotel Receptionist (as David Fenell)
Margo McLennan ... Mrs. Allan (as Margo Mayne)
Sue Leighton ... Pretty Waitress in Silver
John Cooper ... Hotel Barman
Chris Clark ... Architect
Anne Clune ... First Catty Woman (as Ann Clune)
Eunice Black ... Second Catty Woman

Directed by
Tom Clegg 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
David Baker 
Bachoo Sen 

Produced by
Bachoo Sen .... producer
Original Music by
Wilfred Burns 
Cinematography by
Jack Atcheler 
Film Editing by
Glenn Hyde 
Casting by
Maggie Cartier 
Art Direction by
Hayden Pearce 
Makeup Department
Audrey Clegg .... makeup artist
Barbara Sutton .... hair stylist
Production Management
George Mills .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ken Softley .... assistant director
Art Department
Bob Freemantle .... set dresser
Robby Straithairn .... property master
Sound Department
Malcolm Bristow .... dubbing mixer (as Malcom Bristow)
Rowland Fowles .... boom operator
Bob Peck .... sound
Camera and Electrical Department
Ken Coles .... camera operator
Stanley Folb .... still photographer
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Hilda Geerdts .... wardrobe
Editorial Department
Michael Lomas .... assistant editor
Music Department
Wilfred Burns .... conductor
Other crew
Dennis Durack .... production executive
Jeanne Ferber .... production secretary (as Jean Ferber)
Richard Schulman .... presenter
Lorna Selwyn .... continuity
Bachoo Sen .... presenter

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Also Known As:
"De boezemvriendin" - Netherlands (imdb display title)
"Du skall icke hava lust" - Sweden
"Erotikes paraisthiseis" - Greece (transliterated ISO-LATIN-1 title)
"Ota minut rajusti" - Finland
"Plaisirs secrets d'un play-boy" - France (imdb display title)
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86 min
Sound Mix:
Australia:R | Finland:K-16 | Netherlands:18 (1970) | Sweden:15 | UK:X | USA:X (self applied)

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