Bo Derek had her first major film appearance in 10, a 1979 American romantic comedy film written, produced, and directed by Blake Edwards. It was considered a trend-setting film at the time and was one of the year’s biggest box-office hits. It follows a man in middle age who becomes infatuated with a young woman whom he has never met, leading to a comic chase and an encounter in Mexico.
10 was released by Warner Bros., opening in 706 theaters. It opened at number one in the United States, earning $3,526,692 ($12,174,445 today) its opening weekend. The film went on to make a total of $74,865,517 ($258,442,218 today) in United States, making it one of the top-grossing films of 1979. It received mostly positive reviews from critics.
Take a look at these stunning photos to see glamorous beauty of Bo Derek while filming 10 in 1979.