The Rachel Papers

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The Rachel Papers ★★★ 1989 (R)

Based on the Martin Amis novel, this is the funny/sad tale of an Oxford youth who plots via his computer the seduction of a beautiful American girl. For anyone who has ever loved someone just out of their reach. 92m/C VHS, DVD . Dexter Fletcher, Ione Skye, James Spader, Jonathan Pryce, Bill Paterson, Michael Gambon, Lesley Sharp; D: Damian Harris; W: Damian Harris; M: Chaz Jankel.