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Fantastica (1980)

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In this oddball mix of music and drama, an actress (Carole Laure) in a traveling musical revue is involved with the show's director until she meets and falls for an aging ecological ... See full summary »

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Lewis Furey ...
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Euclide Brown
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Jim McPherson
Denise Filiatrault ...
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Claude Blanchard ...
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Michel-René Labelle ...
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Carine Carlier ...
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Julien
François Léveillé ...
Herve
François Pratte ...
Willie
Pierre Fauteux ...
Zacharie
Guy L'Ecuyer ...
Pompier
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In this oddball mix of music and drama, an actress (Carole Laure) in a traveling musical revue is involved with the show's director until she meets and falls for an aging ecological activist. He too is drawn to her, and together they try to stop a factory from being built over an old-growth forest. Written by Jack H.

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