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Respectable - The Mary Millington Story (2016)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Biography | 7 April 2016 (UK)
Documentary chronicling the extraordinary life and tragic death of Mary Millington - Britain's most famous pornographic actress of the 1970s.

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Simon Sheridan

Writer:

Simon Sheridan
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Dexter Fletcher ... Narrator (voice)
David Sullivan David Sullivan ... Himself
Dudley Sutton ... Himself
Pat Astley ... Herself
Linzi Drew ... Herself
Jess Conrad ... Himself
Willy Roe Willy Roe ... Himself
Dave Cash Dave Cash ... Himself
Françoise Pascal ... Herself
Stanley A. Long Stanley A. Long ... Himself
Michael Armstrong ... Himself
Allan Warren Allan Warren ... Himself
Kenneth F. Rowles Kenneth F. Rowles ... Himself
Arnold L. Miller Arnold L. Miller ... Himself
Maureen Flanagan Maureen Flanagan ... Herself
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Documentary chronicling the extraordinary life and tragic death of Mary Millington - Britain's most famous pornographic actress of the 1970s.

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In the 1970s one British girl broke all the rules.


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Language:

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Release Date:

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Filmed between 2011 and 2014. See more »

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Features A Plus 4 (1971) See more »

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Mary's Theme
Composed by James Blair
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A moving tribute and tragic story brilliantly told
11 April 2016 | by Bolas007See all my reviews

First time director Simon Sheridan pays his respects to Mary Millington, Britain's sex superstar of the 1970s. Blending a perfect recipe of primary documentary evidence, expert talking heads, original audio recordings and varied video clips, Sheridan's story is both moving and captivating. All aspects of Mary's life and career are examined in detail to provide a comprehensive and compelling depiction of her spectacular rise to fame and tragic fall into depression in a few short years.

Key players in Mary's short life including David Sullivan, Mary Whitehouse and Diana Dors are featured, as are extensive examples of Mary's professional print and film output. Documentary contributors include Mary's lovers, friends and family who between them create a detailed picture of Mary's complex personality and motivations. Sheridan's documentary film is expertly pieced together and is not to be missed.


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