Blu-ray Release: Take a Girl Like You (1970)

Blu-ray Release Date: June 19, 2018
Price: Blu-ray $29.95
Studio: Twilight Time

Jonathan Miller’s 1970 comedy-drama romance Take a Girl Like You marks the great satirist/writer/director’s only venture into cinema.

Hayley Mills and Oliver Reed in Take a Girl Like You.

The film, an adaptation of a Kingsley Amis novel, is about a virginal young woman, Jenny (Hayley Mills, in one of her first “adult” roles), and the men who pursue her, particularly Patrick (Oliver Reed, Women in Love), who finds that deeper feelings may overtake his genial caddishness.

Also starring in the film are Noel Harrison, John Bird, and Sheila Hancock. It features a score by Stanley Myers.

The special features on the Blu-ray edition include an isolated music track and an original theatrical trailers

As supplier Twilight Time prints up only 3,000 copies of each title, be sure to head over to the Twilight Time site or that of distributor Screen Archives NOW so you can put in your prebook order!

About Laurence

Founder and editor Laurence Lerman saw Alfred Hitchcock’s North by Northwest when he was 13 years old and that’s all it took. He has been writing about film and video for more than a quarter of a century for magazines, anthologies, websites and most recently, Video Business magazine, where he served as the Reviews Editor for 15 years.