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Girls Night Out (1987)

When a housewife's girlfriends take her to a male strip club for her birthday, she brings back more than memories.


Joanna Quinn
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Cast overview:
Myfanwy Talog Myfanwy Talog ... (voice)
Gillian Elisa Gillian Elisa ... (voice) (as Gillian Elisa Thomas)
Catrin Llwyd Catrin Llwyd ... (voice)
Siwan Jones Siwan Jones ... (voice)
Stephen Lyons Stephen Lyons ... (voice)
Alison Leaf Alison Leaf ... Crowd of Girls (voice)
Ellie Hall Ellie Hall ... Crowd of Girls (voice)
Jane Hubbard Jane Hubbard ... Crowd of Girls (voice)
Christine Wilks Christine Wilks ... Crowd of Girls (voice)
Liz Macpherson Liz Macpherson ... Crowd of Girls (voice) (as Liz McPherson)
Helen Gregory Helen Gregory ... Crowd of Girls (voice)


This time, for middle-aged Beryl's birthday celebration, her friends have planned a no-holds-barred girls' night out at the Bull, the town's seedy club where drag queens and male strippers perform. Without a doubt, this is going to be a night to remember, as the neglected housewife and her uninhibited girlfriends will have a hearty slice of the forbidden. Go ahead Beryl, and happy birthday. Written by Nick Riganas

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June 1987 (France) See more »

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Loud....very, very loud!
30 October 2008 | by MartinHaferSee all my reviews

This is NOT a particularly subtle film and when it first begins your senses are assaulted with very, very loud and boisterous singing. In fact, everything about this film seems very, very loud--the art style, the story and the ladies who constantly blather like they are drunk frat boys! In fact, through much of the story, there isn't any real dialog--just loud riotous noise.

As for the story, it might have been able to overcome the brashness of the art if it had been a very strong narrative. However, there just isn't much story---it's just a middle aged lady going out with her obnoxious co-workers to yell and hoot at a male stripper. None of this seemed all that entertaining. Watching the film was like going to a fancy dinner where they forget to give you the entrée. You are just kept waiting and waiting for more.

If you try "Dreams and Desires: Family Ties" (also by the same director), you'll probably leave more satisfied. This amusing cartoon will probably make you laugh and shows that her talents have matured over time.

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