During the year 1962, a young prepubescent boy in rural Australia watches painfully as his best friend and first love, an older girl, blossoms into womanhood and falls for a thuggish rugby player, setting off a chain of events that irreversibly changes the lives of everyone involved. Written by
It was incredible. It was the year that changed everything. Forever.
Did You Know?
The theme from the 'Blue Hills' radio show is heard. This show was a staple of Australian radio, running from 1949 to 1976. Queenie Ashton
who plays Mrs O'Neil in this film was one of the long-standing cast members. See more
The police car driven by the police Sergeant is an XP Ford Falcon which were produced from March 1965 to September 1966. They did not exist in 1962. See more
Music written by 'Nacio Herb Brown' and lyrics by Arthur Freed
Performed by The Everly Brothers See more