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Repulsion (Jun-1965)

Director: Roman Polanski

Writers: Gérard Brach; Roman Polanski; David Stone

Music Composed and Conducted by: Chico Hamilton

Producer: Gene Gutowski

Keywords: Thriller

A quiet young sexually-repressed hairstylist finds herself left alone for a few days when her sister and sister's boyfriend leave on holiday; suffering a series of violent hallucinations and constant paranoia, her mind unravels into madness. One of Catherine Deneuve's most memorable roles, and perhaps Polanski's finest film.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Catherine Deneuve
Actor
22-Oct-1943   Dancer in the Dark
Yvonne Furneaux
Actor
11-May-1928   La Dolce Vita
Ian Hendry
Actor
13-Jan-1931 24-Dec-1984 Get Carter
Patrick Wymark
Actor
11-Jul-1920 20-Oct-1970 Where Eagles Dare

CAST

Starring
Catherine Deneuve   ...   Carol
Ian Hendry   ...   Michael
John Fraser   ...   Colin
Patrick Wymark   ...   Landlord
and Guest Star
Yvonne Furneaux   ...   Helen
with
Renee Houston   ...   Miss Balch
Valerie Taylor   ...   Mme. Denise
James Villiers   ...   John
Helen Fraser   ...   Bridget
Hugh Futcher   ...   Reggie
Monica Merlin   ...   Mrs. Rendlesham
Imogen Graham   ...   Manicurist
Mike Pratt   ...   Workman

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