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Girls (1980)

Three girls: Susanne, Annie and Catherine, just have finished high school and meet every night to have a good time in discos and bars with frequently changing boyfriends. Susanne's younger ... See full summary »

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Just Jaeckin

Writers:

Just Jaeckin (screenplay), Jean-Luc Voulfow (collaboration) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Anne Parillaud ... Catherine Flavin
Zoé Chauveau ... Annie
Charlotte Walior Charlotte Walior ... Suzanne Darquier
Isabelle Mejias ... Betty Darquier
Christophe Bourseiller ... Bernard
George Bürki George Bürki ... Peter Jenkins
Philippe Klébert Philippe Klébert ... Jérôme
Ludwig Abrahami Ludwig Abrahami ... Bruno
Jean Dalmain Jean Dalmain ... Paul Darquier
Gérard Loussine Gérard Loussine ... Louis
Louise Marleau ... Mme Flavin
Jacques Houssou Jacques Houssou ... Pierrot
Léo Ilial ... M. Flavin
Paul Blain Paul Blain ... Bambi
Yves Knapp Yves Knapp ... José
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Three girls: Susanne, Annie and Catherine, just have finished high school and meet every night to have a good time in discos and bars with frequently changing boyfriends. Susanne's younger sister Betty often joins them and copies their behavior, believes everything they say. So she soon ends up with with projectionist George - although she doesn't take the pill yet. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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Country:

Canada | France | West Germany

Language:

French

Release Date:

7 May 1980 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Cuatro chicas See more »

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Budget:

CAD2,500,000 (estimated)
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Mono

Color:

Color
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Eric Stewart of 10cc and Duncan Mackay wrote the soundtrack. An album was released on the Polydor label (POLD5032) but not in the UK. See more »

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So much promised but so little achieved
19 February 2009 | by John_MclarenSee all my reviews

What with a title like "Girls", the involvement of director Just Jaeckin and the presence of a youthful Anne Parillaud, this should be a softcore dream. The Jaeckin name is usually enough to get me to view any piece of celluloid given that the "Story of O" is possibly the most erotic softcore film ever made.

Sadly this is no return to those sultry heights. It is a story of a group of teenage French madamoiselles who find boys both interesting and irritating. They play occasional and silly practical jokes and get chased by a few older pervy men. They ride around in an assortment of cars and bikes. They plead innocence to parents. Etc etc ...

Although released on DVD in 2009 under the German "Erotik Classics" label, it is neither. Why it is classified as an "FSK 18" I have no idea at all. It just about rates above PG. There is occasional topless nudity but that it is it. Anne Parillaud looks gorgeous, but we don't get to see enough of her. If that is enough for you, then great. Frankly though, I just wouldn't bother.


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