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8 Ratings

A Place to Go

Directed by Basil Dearden
United Kingdom, 1963
Crime, Drama


Life in Bethnal Green is changing for the Flints. Dad may decide to quit the docks and their daughter wants a new home with her husband and expected baby. Son Ricky is dissatisfied with his lot and equally eager to get away.

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A Place to Go Directed by Basil Dearden

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  • Daniel S.'s rating of the film A Place to Go

    ** 1/2. Rita Tushingham steals the show in this Idontknowhowtoqualifyit Relph/Dearden production. Social drama, crime movie or romance ? Michael Sarne, the future director of Myra Breckinridge sings two songs, the first one very modern (for 1962 I mean), the other one intended to older people. In fact, A Place to Go is a consensual movie that could have been a lot more. Already forgotten. Unfortunately.

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