A Little Bit of Soul

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A Little Bit of Soul ★★½ 1997 (R)

Godfrey Usher (Rush) is an ambitious politician whose present position is that of federal treasurer, a job he has no clue about. Usher is married to Grace Michael (Mitchell) the head of a philanthropic foundation. Scientist Richard Shorkinghorm (Wenham) and rival, exlover Kate Haslett (O'Connor), have both applied for funding from the foundation and are invited to the Usher/Michael home for a weekend. Surprises abound for Richard and Kate when they discover their kinky hosts are Satanists. Amusing comedy does falter but its not the fault of the performers. 83m/C VHS, DVD . AU Geoffrey Rush, David Wenham, Frances O'Connor, Heather Mitchell, John Gaden, Kerry Walker; D: Peter Duncan; W: Peter Duncan; C: Martin McGrath; M: Nigel Westlake.