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Shades of Fear (1997)

Shades of Fear (1997)

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This British romantic comedy follows the exploits of a young woman determined to become an aviator in the 1950s. The story begins in the West Indies as plucky Gabriel Angel boards a ship to England. Sharing her cabin with a Scottish fellow, the two are attracted to each other.
Rating:
R
Genre:
Comedy , Drama , Romance
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Runtime:
Studio:
Miramax

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Cast

Vanessa Redgrave
as Dr. Angela Bead
John Hurt
as Rex Goodyear
Jonathan Pryce
as Duncan Stewart
Dorothy Tutin
as Gwendolyne Quinn
Rakie Ayloa
as Gabriel Angel
Rakie Ayola
as Gabriel Angel
Carmen Munroe
as Vesuvia
Stan Pretty
as Waiter
David Harewood
as Steward
Margaret Robertson
as American Woman
Myleisha Powlette
as Gabriel as a Child
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Critic Reviews for Shades of Fear

All Critics (1)

Delightfully enchanting tale filled with epiphanies about the nature of reality and the mystery of love.

Full Review… | August 30, 2002
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Audience Reviews for Shades of Fear

I'm not sure if the reactions to an interracial marriage in the 50's were correct. Also the lesbian couple. Yes it happened but I'm not sure of the reactions of the English. I can say for sure if it was an american ship the story would have had to tackle different issues then just a love story and an art thief. I don't know if they just made it a nice world for the movie or if the english were that liberal at the time(which I doubt). It's a cute story, nothing boring, nice little romance with a little extra thrown in. I'm not big on romances but it was done well and the lead actress did a good job.

Super Kawaii
Super Kawaii

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