Intimate Relations (1996)

Intimate Relations


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Set during the 1950s in a small coastal English town, this fact-based, bitter black comedy chronicles the twisted relationship between an orphaned 13-year-old boy and the family that takes him in. Young Harold Guppy comes to town by sea. Formerly a Merchant Marine, he comes with only his brother's address. Unfortunately, his brother's wife rejects him and things look bleak until the kindly Beasleys, Marjorie and Stanely, a crippled WW II hero, invite him to stay. Also in the family is young … More

Rating: R (for distrubing sexual situations, a scene of related violence and some language)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Philip Goodhew
In Theaters:
On DVD: Feb 10, 1998



as Marjorie Beasley

as Harold Guppy

as Joyce Beasley

as Stanley Beasley

as Dierdre

as Maurice

as Mrs. Fox-Davies

as Deirdre's Baby

as Car Vendor

as Pamela

as Car Vendor

as Mr. Jarvis

as Princess, Princess M...

as Valerie

as Mrs. Clitherow

as Girl At Swimming Poo...
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Critic Reviews for Intimate Relations

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Full Review… | April 12, 2002
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Time Out
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San Francisco Chronicle
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January 1, 2000
Houston Chronicle
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Audience Reviews for Intimate Relations

A very crazy and unusual romp through '50s England. Take a look and be astonished at where the film takes viewers.

John Ballantine
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