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Lipstick (1976)

A top fashion model seeks justice after she is brutally raped by her teenaged sister's music teacher.

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Steve Edison
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Martin McCormick
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Francesco Scavullo ...
Francesco (as Francesco)
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Sister Margaret
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Sister Monica
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Judge (as Bill Burns)
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Make-up Artist
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Hairdresser
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Photographers Helper
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Vogue Lady
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Storyline

Composer Gordon Stuart brutally rapes a fashion model, goes to trial, gets freed, comes back and rapes her little sister. She takes revenge. Written by Humberto Amador

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It isn't always an invitation to a kiss. See more »

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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2 April 1976 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Violación  »

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The original cinema and video version was cut by 2 minutes 54 secs by the BBFC to heavily edit scenes of assault and shots of knife threatening from the rape scene. When the film was first shown on ITV the entire rape sequence was presented as a series of stills. See more »

Goofs

In the final scene with the shotgun, the edge of a green stuntman's mat (or airbag) is visible at the lower right side of the car. See more »

Quotes

Chris McCormick: Stop! You're killing me!
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Connections

Featured in Dusk to Dawn Drive-In Trash-o-Rama Show Vol. 2 (1996) See more »

Soundtracks

Lipstick Montage
Written and Performed by Michel Polnareff, Arranged by Jimmie Haskell
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Nowhere near as bad as it's reputaution
27 September 2000 | by (ny,ny) – See all my reviews

Not bad as otherwise suggested, this is an interesting exploitation film that served as the film debut of Margaux Hemmingway. Unfortunately, little sis Mariel totally steals the show from poor, pretty Margaux. Chris Sarandon is competent as the psycho rapist, as is the always great Anne Bancroft, but Perry King, then a pretty big star, has a worthless role as Margaux's boyfriend. Worth a look.


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