PG-13 | | Drama, Musical, Romance
In London in 1958, a young photographer seeks media stardom to keep the love of a beautiful, aspiring fashion designer.
Although the film was neither a commercial nor critical success, the theme song by David Bowie became one of his most popular 1980s singles in the UK, reaching number two in the charts. It has been described as Bowie's last big international hit, as it was also a top ten hit in Australia, Austria, West Germany, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland, as well as a number one in the Republic of Ireland and a minor hit in the United States. The music video was directed by the film's director, Julien Temple, who shot Bowie on location in London for black-and-white scenes reminiscent of a film noir, interspersed with clips from the film.
I remember that hot, wonderful summer. When the teenage miracle reached full bloom and everyone in England stopped what they were doing to stare at what had happened. The Soho nights were cool in the heat, with light and music in the streets. And we...
Stock sound effect of glass breaking is heard every time a window is broken and thunder stock sound effect is heard each time lightning strikes.
$83,743 20 April 1986