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Cinderella Liberty

Cinderella Liberty (1973)

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A "Cinderella Liberty" is Navy jargon for a pass that runs out at midnight. Sailor John Baggs, Jr. (James Caan) has such a pass, and intends to make the most of it while his ship is docked in Seattle. He "wins" prostitute Maggie (Marsha Mason) in a pool game, but backs off at a "wham-bam-thank you ma'am" when he finds out that Maggie has a son, an 11-year-old mulatto (Kirk Calloway) -- and that there's another baby on the way. John has so much empathy for Maggie's travails that he marries her.

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Drama, Romance, Classics

Darryl Ponicsan

Mar 6, 2007

Fox

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Great character studies highlight this James Caan vehicle.

March 23, 2008
Video-Reviewmaster.com

Mark Rydell's well acted melodrama, which concerns a sailor on leave who falls for a prostitute and her half-black illegitimate son, is too sentimental, failing to find the right tone.

July 6, 2005 Full Review Source: EmanuelLevy.Com
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Audience Reviews for Cinderella Liberty

I remember watching this one night when I was about eight and just loving it. I don't know what I got out of it, but the ending really struck me. Love to see it again.
January 18, 2007
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Steve B.

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Barely passable film. I can see why it doesn't get aired very often even on TBS. Early Caan but not great Caan.
January 23, 2008
John Ballantine

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