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Not Quite Paradise (1985)

R | | Drama, Romance | 6 June 1986 (USA)
While working in a kibbutz (an Israeli voluntary farming collective community), a tourist and a female worker fall in love. However, he can't stay and she can't leave her work. Will love triumph?

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Gila
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Mike
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Rothwell T. Schwartz
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Pete
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Carrie
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Dave
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Angus
Kate Ingram ...
Grace
Libby Morris ...
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Gary Cady ...
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Sawally Srinonton ...
Yoshiko
Naomi Rosenberg ...
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Schuli Rosenberg ...
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Zafrir Kochanovsky ...
Menachem
Poly Reshef ...
Ami (as Poli Reshef)
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While working in a kibbutz (an Israeli voluntary farming collective community), a tourist and a female worker fall in love. However, he can't stay and she can't leave her work. Will love triumph?

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Not Quite Jerusalem  »

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The number of English and American volunteer tourists in the film who were the main central characters visiting Israel on a working holiday was six. See more »

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not quite Jerusalem
28 December 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

great film not shown very often on TV but loved the film great story of life on the kibbutz shame it so hard to get hold of i have been searching on e bay for months the story tells of volunteers from many different back grounds that have volunteered to work on the kibbutz in Israel the story tells well of the many problems encountered between them from joy to disaster from the ever day living to the hard work that needs to be put in as a volunteer and that some of the volunteers are prepared and some that are not prepared to put in if any one is thinking about going to work in Israel on the kibbutz this film is a must see if you can get hold of it.


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