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Bonjour Timothy (1995)

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Timothy is a normal 17 year old boy, living with his mum and dad in New Zealand. When he gets caught in a harmless prank, Timothy nearly gets expelled from school. As a bargain for his ... See full summary »

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Timothy Taylor
Stephen Papps ...
Mr. Blisker
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Michelle Dubois
Sylvia Rands ...
Mary
Sydney Jackson ...
Roger
Milan Borich ...
Nathan
Angela Bloomfield ...
Vikki
Richard Vette ...
Derek
Raewyn Blade ...
Miss Brathwaite
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Nathaniel Lees ...
Mr. Wiley
Jay Saussey ...
Melissa Anderson
Wayne Wells ...
Goon #1
Ryan McFadven ...
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Marise Wipani ...
Airport Attendant
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Timothy is a normal 17 year old boy, living with his mum and dad in New Zealand. When he gets caught in a harmless prank, Timothy nearly gets expelled from school. As a bargain for his schooling, Timothy's parents decide to take in an exchange student for the term. As the family prepares for his arrival, they soon find out that 'Michel' is actually 'Michelle.' Timothy is soon smitten and tries to break down her protective wall, and sparks fly. Written by barb <babbsbuni1@aol.com>

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Music by Patrick Bourgeois
Lyrics by Bernard Scott
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Light New Zealand comedy
5 May 2001 | by (Palmerston North, New Zealand) – See all my reviews

A nice little New Zealand comedy about a high-school loser, who's family take on a beautiful exchange student from Canada.

Not very eye-catching or attention-grabbing, but OK to watch to by-pass a couple of hours.

It will probably mean a lot more to New Zealanders, however, as a lot of the cast are from Kiwi soap 'Shortland Street' - Dean O'Gorman, Angela Bloomfield, Sydney Jackson and Jay Saussey are just a few.

All-in-all, I'd give it about a 4/10. It gets a bit boring, but I love Angela Bloomfield, and she was worth the watch alone!


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