The Grasshopper
The Grasshopper (1970)

Grasshopper is an episodic coming-of-age story about a beautiful, innocent teenager (Jacqueline Bissett), who plans to travel from her native British Columbia to join her boyfriend in Los Angeles, but gets sidetracked by a nightclub… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: January 1, 1970
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Variety Staff

Bisset is on camera for almost the entire film, kept carefully within her dramatic depth by Director Jerry Paris, with unexpected outbreaks of a kooky humor.

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TV Guide's Movie Guide

A well-done film, with a fine performance by Bisset.

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Roger Greenspun
New York Times

A film of ordinary ambitions and of limited but sometimes stunning success.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A better than expected dark showgirl life lesson story, that still underwhelms even if it never turns as vulgar as it suggests it would.

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