In 1962, a 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
Freya's hair position changes between camera angles while she's laying down being hypnotized by Danny. See more
Featured in 40,000 Years of Dreaming
Music written by Nacio Herb Brown
and lyrics by Arthur Freed
Performed by The Everly Brothers See more