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The Family Way (1966)

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Compassionate look at the troubles of two young newlyweds, who's marriage has yet to be consummated.

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Married life is proving difficult for newlyweds Jenny and Arthur. With well meaning but interfering parents, nosey neighbors, and a town that thrives on gossip, can their marriage last? With all these pressures it's no wonder their personal life is suffering. Will there ever be any good news? Written by Kevin Steinhauer <K.Steinhauer@BoM.GOV.AU>

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Mrs. Harris: Remember Mrs. Evans, the woman who lived up Canal? She uses to charge her husband.
Mrs. Lee: Eugh, I think that's disgusting.
Mrs. Harris: Oh, I don't know. She used to put the money in a kitty towards the holidays. First year they went to Spain
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29 March 2003 | by (Brisbane, Australia) – See all my reviews

The Family Way gives an honest look into two generations of a working class family - each generation trying to live up to other's expectations.

The sexuality of more than one male character is questioned and the way that topic is handled is what makes this film unique and memorable.

Deep, beautifully performed, romantic, dramatic and very entertaining.


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