It's Cool and Crazy, Man!

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U.K. film. "What's a nice girl like you doing in a place like this?" Polly, an upper-class Chelsea girl decides to relieve the boredom of her plush lifestyle by slumming in a working-class section of London called Battersea.

She takes a job in a sweet factory and soon makes friends with her co-workers Rube and Sylvie. Polly soon discovers the seedy side of life when Rube becomes pregnant and, due to abortion being illegal, accompanies Rube to see a back-street abortionist.

Polly's social climb-down becomes complicated when she falls for a nineteen year old second-hand furniture assistant, who aspires to become rich and leave Battersea forever.

Lots of cool 60s pop music throughout and a great scene in a pub where Rube and Sylvie get up on stage and sing with the beat group, The Delacardos. Many mod-vibe scooter scenes. Movie version of the BBC TV play that first addressed some of the major social issues of the day.

A Beatles-inspired psychedelic-pop musical score by Manfred Mann creates the perfect atmosphere. Suzy Kendall, Dennis Waterman, Adrienne Posta, Maureen Lipman, Michael Gothard, Hylda Baker. Two hour film. Up The Junction!

UP THE JUNCTION 1967 movie on DVD

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