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Eunice is walking along the highways of northern England from one filling station to another. She is searching for Judith, the woman, she says to be in love with. It's bad luck for the ... See full summary »

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Eunice
Kathy Jamieson ...
Wendy
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Miriam
Des McAleer ...
Eric McDermott
Lisa Riley ...
Danielle
Freda Dowie ...
Elsie
Paula Tilbrook ...
Ella
Fine Time Fontayne ...
Tony
Elizabeth McGrath ...
Waitress
Joanne Cook ...
Angela
Shirley Vaughan ...
Waitress
Paul Bown ...
Gary
Emily Aston ...
Katie
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Robert
Katy Murphy ...
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Eunice is walking along the highways of northern England from one filling station to another. She is searching for Judith, the woman, she says to be in love with. It's bad luck for the women at the cash desk not to be Judith, because Eunice is eccentric, angry and extreme dangerous. One day she meets Miriam, hard of hearing and a little ingenuous, who feels sympathy for Eunice and takes her home. Miriam is very impressed by Eunice's fierceness and willfulness and follows her on the search for Judith. Shocked by Eunice's cruelty she tries to make her a better person, but she looses ground herself. Written by Robert Stroetgen <stroetgen@rrz.uni-hamburg.de>

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A story of love and redemption.

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Eunice: Do you remember how Elijah beat the prophets of Baal? They were up on Mount Carmel and Baal's prophets put the sacrifice on the altar and called for Him to come and take it... and they never came. And Elijah poured water all over his sacrifice, drowned it with water, water swirling all round the altar! And the fire of God came and turned it all to steam, and consumed the sacrifice and the altar with it. So you see, you never know. Have you entered the springs of the sea or walked into the dark ...
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Silly Games
Performed by Janet Kay
Written by Biana Bovell and John Myatt
Copyright Island Music Ltd./Tincabell Music/Chelsea Music
Recording courtesy of PolyGram Record Operations Ltd.
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amanda plummer is the best
22 June 2001 | by (belgium) – See all my reviews

You can say what ever you want on this movie, but amanda plummer stays the best actress on the planet. If you would meet her in the street she could make you believe that she has been like that all her life, because she lives in a role like i have seen nobody else do. By the way this isn't an easy role to play. Further it must be said that micheal winterbottom isn't one of the worst directors around either, as far as i know i haven't seen anything of him less than excellent. This movie was so good that i cried at the end


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