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Buddy's Song (1991)

 -  Drama | Music  -  1 March 1991 (UK)
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Buddy is an aspiring teenager who is a very good musician and has pressure to go further than his Dad's teddy boy rocker days. However when his father is sent away for a year for covering ... See full summary »

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Buddy is an aspiring teenager who is a very good musician and has pressure to go further than his Dad's teddy boy rocker days. However when his father is sent away for a year for covering up for criminal Des it puts further strain on the family relationship. When Terry is released things get steadily harder while Buddy's career gets rosier. Written by bob the moo

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A very good movie.
27 March 2000 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

This movie never quite develops quite enough drama or humor to make it really striking, but it did hold my interest. Parts of it are quite entertaining, and it does touch on some very important issues. Roger Daltrey did an excellent job in his starring role.


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