Absolute Beginners (1986)

Director
Julien Temple

Main cast
Eddie O'Connell; Patsy Kensit; David Bowie; James Fox; Ray Davies

Genres
Fantasy, Drama, Music, Romance

Description
A musical adaptation of Colin MacInnes' novel about life in late 1950s London. Nineteen-year-old photographer Colin is hopelessly in love with model Crepe Suzette, but her relationships are strictly connected with her progress in the fashion world. So Colin gets involved with a pop promoter and tries to crack the big time. Meanwhile, racial tension is brewing in Colin's Notting Hill housing estate...


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