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Winter of Our Dreams (1981)

When a womanizing bookshop owner hears about the suicide of his former girlfriend, he tries to find out more and meets her friend, a prostitute. They hook up, but when she finds her friends... See full summary »

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Girl in Bookshop
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John Smythe ...
Jon Hartz
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When a womanizing bookshop owner hears about the suicide of his former girlfriend, he tries to find out more and meets her friend, a prostitute. They hook up, but when she finds her friends diary, she discovers she's repeating her mistakes. Written by Anonymous

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For both of them life had become a habit...until they met.

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This film was one of three films that actress Judy Davis was seen in on Australian screens in a year. Davis was seen first in this film which launched July/August 1981 and then also in Hoodwink (1981) which debuted November 1981 and then in Heatwave (1982) premiering in March 1982. See more »

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Burning Bridges
Words and Music by Graham Lowndes
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An outstanding Australian drama
11 November 1998 | by (NZ) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie once about 17 years ago, and have been wanting to buy a copy of the video ever since. Judy Davis & Bryan Brown give outstanding performances. In summary, a drama about a man's search for a woman he thinks he loves and wants to help.


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