A small town in Australia, in the late 1950s: Brownie and Lola are deeply in love. But because they are under-age, their parents are against their relationship and try to separate them.

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Lola
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Bosun
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Lyle
Desirée Smith ...
Mavis
Angela Punch McGregor ...
Mrs. Lovell (as Angela Punch-McGregor)
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Aunt Westbury
Lynette Curran ...
Mrs. Hansen
Lyn Treadgold ...
Prison Matron
Duncan Wass ...
Bert
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Isobel
Yvonne Hooper ...
Landlady
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Magistrate
Errol O'Neill ...
Theatre Manager
Rachel Szalay ...
Maxine
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A small town in Australia, in the late 1950s: Brownie and Lola are deeply in love. But because they are under-age, their parents are against their relationship and try to separate them. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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All their lives they were told, they mustn't, they shouldn't, they can't, one year...they did. See more »

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21 December 1989 (Australia)  »

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A szerelem menekültjei  »

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Producer Joseph Janni and John Schlessinger had tried to film this in 1963. See more »

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Lola: Your definition? It's lucky the world isn't made according to your definiton,'cause it would be an ugly one. With all your cakes and frocks and olives but no love. 'Cause that's the thing you fear most, isn't it, love? You're afraid of it,you try and kill it in other people, but you can't stop people from loving each other! You can throw away all Brownie's letters but you can't keep him from me, because he's in me.
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References Rock Around the Clock (1956) See more »

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Please Send Me Someone To Love
Written by Percy Mayfield
(ATV Music/EMI Music Publishing)
Performed Johnny Diesel & the Injectors
Produced and mixed by Terry Manning
Courtesy Crystal Records
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Star vehicle for Kylie Minogue
8 August 2000 | by (Utrecht, Holland) – See all my reviews

´The Delinquents´ was made just after Kylie´s rise to fame in the music business (thanks to producers Stock, Aitken and Waterman), and is a star vehicle in the tradition of the classic Hollywood movies starring (f.i.) Joan Crawford. Not the plot, but the actress comes in first place in these kind of movies. Every storyline, every camera angle, everything spins around miss Minogue. She gets all the time and space to show off her acting skills, good looks and various hairstyles. This movie would have been a disaster without the star quality Kylie brings to it. Even though she never made it to the level of Madonna or Janet Jackson, she has the attitude that goes with top stardom, and that is what makes her film debut really enjoyable.


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