Half Moon Street (1986)


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Movie Info

Based on Paul Theroux's Doctor Slaughter, Half Moon Street is motivated by the moneymaking schemes of the heroine, Ph.D. researcher Laura Slaughter (Sigourney Weaver). Stuck in a low-paying government job in London, Laura decides to increase her bank account by working for what is euphemistically termed an "escort service." It is understood that her duties go above and beyond mere hand-holding, and Laura has no problem with this. Michael Caine enters the scene as Lord Bulbeck, a high-ranking … More

Rating: R (adult situations/language, nudity, violence)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Art House & International, Mystery & Suspense
Directed By:
Written By: Edward Behr, Bob Swaim
In Theaters:
On DVD: Jun 3, 2003
Nelson Entertainment



as Lauren Slaughter

as Lord Bulbeck

as George Newhouse

as Lady Newhouse

as Lindsay Walker

as Hugo Van Arkady

as Mrs. Van Arkady

as Julian Shuttle

as Captain Twilley

as Karim Hatami

as Madame Cybele

as Tom Haldane

as Mrs. Haldane

as Rex Lanham

as George Hardcastle

as The Hon. Maura Hardc...

as Colonel Hassan Ali

as Mrs. Hassan Ali

as Bill Rafferty

as French Businessman

as Japanese Businessman

as Japanese Waiter

as French Businessman

as Alan Platts-Williams

as Sidney Platts-Willia...

as Institute Porter

as Jamaican Escort-girl

as Cherubic Woman

as Diplomat

as Bodyguard

as Plainclothesman

as Wine Waiter

as Eddy Pressback

as Chinese Ambassador

as Eddy Pressback

as Chinese Ambassador

as TV newsreader

as Van Arkady's Secreta...

as American Wife

as Overdressed Lady

as Institute Secretary

as Concierge Clerk

as French Waiter

as Barry Gingham

as Soft-voiced Woman

as Eddy Pressback
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Critic Reviews for Half Moon Street

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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Sun-Times
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Full Review… | June 24, 2006
Time Out
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Full Review… | May 20, 2003
New York Times
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Washington Post
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Washington Post
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Audience Reviews for Half Moon Street

Even lots of nudity from Sigourney Weaver can't save this.

Anthony Valletta

Super Reviewer

An intriguing movie.

Leo L

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