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High Tide (1987)

PG-13 | | Drama | 30 July 1987 (Australia)
Story about a backup singer for an Elvis impersonator who re-enters her past when she leaves a tour in a small town and finds her daughter in a mobile home park.

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Col
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Mick
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Tracey
Barry Rugless ...
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'Cowboy' Bob Purtell ...
Joe
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Michelle
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Jason (as Marc Gray)
Jan Boreham ...
Mona
May Howlett ...
Mick's mum
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Story about a backup singer for an Elvis impersonator who re-enters her past when she leaves a tour in a small town and finds her daughter in a mobile home park. Written by Anonymous

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$138,288
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The Lillie character portrayed by Judy Davis was actually originally written as a male personage. See more »


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Johnny B Goode
Written by Chuck Berry
Performed by Frankie J. Holden
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wonderfully acted and directed story of people caught in real-life drama
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This is not the stuff of soap-operas but the sort of conundrums that real people face in real life. A testament to the ensemble and director for the powerful story-telling of fallible characters trying to cope but not quite succeeding.


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