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Prostitute

  • Film
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Time Out says

Producer Tony Garnett's first stab at direction was obviously made for the best of motives: a concern about the harassment of prostitutes by police and courts. But his style (TV docu-drama) and line of argument (prostitution is a job like any other) leave a lot to be desired. Just as important as the day-to-day reality of sex for sale is the imaginative role that it plays in the Western world; and with his tale of a Birmingham prostitute and her unhappy move to London, Garnett seems determined to exclude that whole area of debate. Fine as a campaign film; but a major disappointment as anything else.

Release Details

  • Duration:98 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Tony Garnett
  • Screenwriter:Tony Garnett
  • Cast:
    • Eleanor Forsythe
    • Kate Crutchley
    • Kim Lockett
    • Nancy Samuels
    • Richard Mangan
    • Phyllis Hickson
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