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Portrait of a Stripper (1979)

Not Rated
TV Movie | 100 min | Drama

The touching portrayal of a young mother (and dance student) who travels to California after the death of her husband. In order to pay the bills she takes up burlesque dancing. To her dismay, the club she works at is sold to new owners who...See moreThe touching portrayal of a young mother (and dance student) who travels to California after the death of her husband. In order to pay the bills she takes up burlesque dancing. To her dismay, the club she works at is sold to new owners who transform it into a hardcore strip club, where the dancers must bare all. Reluctantly, she performs. Unfortunately, a photographer hired by her father-in-law is in the audience, who snaps some naughty pics of her performing. He uses these to try and get custody of his grandson. Written by Fryingham See less
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Benjamin Masselink (teleplay) (as Ben Masselink)
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Updated Oct 2, 1979

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Oct 2, 1979 (United States)

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22 cast members
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Lesley Ann Warren
Susie Hanson Susie Hanson   See fewer
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Edward Herrmann
Frank Andrews Frank Andrews   See fewer
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Vic Tayback
Harry Parkins Harry Parkins   See fewer
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Sheree North
Sally Evers Sally Evers   See fewer
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Thomas Hill
Walt Sterling Walt Sterling   See fewer
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K.C. Martel
Mark Hanson Mark Hanson   See fewer
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Michael Cavanaugh
Steve Vector Steve Vector   See fewer
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Udana Power
Jackie Jackie   See fewer
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Louise Foley
Ruthie Ruthie   See fewer
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Jeff Donnell
Edith Sterling Edith Sterling   See fewer
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Frank Birney
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Deborah Richter
Bonnie (as Debi Richter) Bonnie (as Debi Richter)   See fewer
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Gene Montoya
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Jerry Jensen
Bar Patron (uncredited) Bar Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.8 / 10 | 75 votes