Sydney, Australia in the mid-1920's. Proud and classy Caddie Marsh is forced to get a job as a barmaid and raise two children on her own after her rich cad husband walks out on her. Despite... See full summary »

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Sydney, Australia in the mid-1920's. Proud and classy Caddie Marsh is forced to get a job as a barmaid and raise two children on her own after her rich cad husband walks out on her. Despite numerous hardships such as the Great Depression, Caddie still manages to catch the eye of smooth dandy Ted and strikes up a romantic relationship with dashing Greek gentleman Peter. Written by Woodyanders

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In 1925 women were told they couldn't make it on their own... Caddie wasn't listening. See more »

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9 April 1976 (Australia)  »

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Caddie - Uma Mulher Só  »

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AUD 385,000 (estimated)
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The full title of the source 'Caddie' book is: "Caddie : The Autobiography of a Sydney Barmaid". The subtitle has also be known to read: "The story of a barmaid set in the Depression". See more »

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The character played by Shirley Cameron is listed as 'Alcholic Woman' in the credits. See more »

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The Caddilac of Sydney too.
6 August 2004 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Opinions elsewhere commenting will tell you the story but let me inform you that this handsome and well crafted film by Tony Buckley and Donald Crombie was a massive financial hit in Australia in 1976. In fact it ran for over 12 months in several Australian city cinemas and returned bouquets of praise and buckets of money to someone...hopefully the producer! CADDIE ran at time when the Oz cinema scene was in dire straits as colour TV had a massive impact on attendance from 1975-78 as it settled in. Many cinemas closed and many good films died...but CADDIE was a big fat hit and from the atmospheric opening credits, it is plain that it is. Real Craftsmanship...like another of their efforts THE IRISHMAN.


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