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The Girl Who Came Late (1992)

Nell Tiscowitz is a struggling actress with an affinity for horses. She meets a wealthy rock music promoter and stable owner Digby Olsen. After Nell uses her 'telepathy' to help Digby tame horses, they eventually fall in love.

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Nell Tiscowitz
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Digby Olsen
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Wendy
Anne Looby ...
Margo
Bruce Venables ...
Stu
Alister Smart ...
Ron
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Neville Lipsky
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Brad Hislop
Kerry Walker ...
Aunt Vera
George Whaley ...
Mike
Les Foxcroft ...
Perce
Katy Edwards ...
Young Nell
Peter Hehir ...
German Film Director
Russell Kiefel ...
Nell's Father
Keith Robinson ...
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Nell Tiscowitz is a struggling actress with an affinity for horses. She meets a wealthy rock music promoter and stable owner Digby Olsen. After Nell uses her 'telepathy' to help Digby tame horses, they eventually fall in love.

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He's the kind of guy women fall for. She's the kind of girl men fall over. Is this any way to fall in love?

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7 August 1992 (UK)  »

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Daydream Believer  »

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A good film after a hard day working
27 November 1999 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

This film has nothing to with reality, but it is a sort of Fairy Tail. But I enjoyed it, good playing by Miranda Otto and a light story. This is a film to relax after a hard day working, with your legs on the table and glass of beer in your hands. That's my opinion, if you don't believe me, see it yourself.


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