Orphaned after a shipwreck off the Victorian coast of Australia, the beautiful and spirited Philadelphia Gordon finds both love and adventure aboard a paddle-steamer on the Murray River.
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 Philadelphia Gordon (4 episodes, 1983)
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 Brenton Edwards (4 episodes, 1983)
Charles 'Bud' Tingwell ...
 Uncle Charles (4 episodes, 1983)
Darius Perkins ...
 Ben (3 episodes, 1983)
John Alansu ...
 Ah Lee (3 episodes, 1983)
Frank Gallacher ...
 Mac (3 episodes, 1983)
Constance Lansberg ...
 Bessie Griggs (3 episodes, 1983)
Gus Mercurio ...
 Tom Critchley (2 episodes, 1983)
Don Barker ...
 George Blakeney (2 episodes, 1983)
Daryl Pellizzer ...
 Joe (2 episodes, 1983)
Dinah Shearing ...
 Aunt Hester (2 episodes, 1983)
Adrian Wright ...
 Alastair Raeburn (2 episodes, 1983)
Celia De Burgh ...
 Imogen (2 episodes, 1983)
Kirk Alexander ...
 Jim (2 episodes, 1983)
Sydney Jackson ...
 David Young (2 episodes, 1983)
Alan Hardy ...
 Reverend Polson (2 episodes, 1983)
Caroline Gillmer ...
 Mabel Blakeney (2 episodes, 1983)
Di O'Connor ...
 Mrs. Griggs (2 episodes, 1983)
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Orphaned after a shipwreck off the Victorian coast of Australia, the beautiful and spirited Philadelphia Gordon finds both love and adventure aboard a paddle-steamer on the Murray River. Written by David McAnally <D.McAnally@uq.net.au>

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A sweeping saga of one woman's struggle for survival.

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15 January 1984 (USA)  »

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All the Rivers Run 2  »

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Beautiful love story
30 August 2001 | by (St. Petersburg, FL) – See all my reviews

I first saw this movie on HBO. It thought it was a great story and followed the book very well. It is one movie that I can watch over & over, in fact it was just on Cinemax this week. I wish it would get a release on DVD. I found the story beautiful and of course the scenery was even great. I would highly recommend this movie to anyone that enjoys seeing something done from Australia.


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