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Dakota Road (1992)

A sensitive drama about a farm labourer's abused daughter who fantasises about the officers of the local U.S. Air Base to escape the guilt and hypocrisy of everyday life. But her dreams of ... See full summary »

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A sensitive drama about a farm labourer's abused daughter who fantasises about the officers of the local U.S. Air Base to escape the guilt and hypocrisy of everyday life. But her dreams of glamour and excitement are shattered when she is seduced by a pilot, setting in motion a chain of events... Written by Anonymous

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The best kept secret in film history?
9 March 2001 | by (Oslo, Norway) – See all my reviews

This film made a deep impact in me when I saw it on TV some years ago. That it seems to be completely unrecognized is a puzzle to me. Maybe it's got something to do with it's lacking of humor, which so often characterize British films dealing with tragic issues. I will recommend this film highly to anyone who's comfortable with a movie that stirs other emotions than laughter and thrill...


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