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Absolute Beginners

DramaMusical13+ (PG-13)19861h 48m
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Absolute Beginners (1986)

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Drama Musical Rated: 13+ (PG-13)19861h 48m

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...Absolute Beginners featuring Eddie O'Connell and Patsy Kensit is available for rent or purchase on Prime Video. It's a drama and musical movie with an average IMDb audience rating of 5.6 (3,408 votes).

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#79,137 Ranked Movie

#1412 Ranked in Musical Movies

#1917 Ranked in Music Movies

#32513 Ranked in Drama Movies

Absolute Beginners has an average IMDb audience rating of 5.6 (3,408 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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Absolute Beginners Overview

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...

Age rating: 13+ (PG-13)
Runtime: 1h 48m

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Related Genres: DramaMusical
Related Tags: Music
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Original Release Date: Apr 4, 1986
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