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My Entire Life (1996)

Mr. Reliable (original title)
All Wally Mellish, an ex-convict in 1960s Australia, wants to do is live a quiet life with his girlfriend Beryl. Unfortunately when two police officers come around to disturb this, a ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Wally Mellish
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Beryl Muddle
Ken Radley ...
Mr. Morgan
Graham Rouse ...
Fred
Elaine Cusick ...
Mrs. McIntyre
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Reverend McIntyre
Errol O'Neill ...
Mr. Wilson
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Fay
Rhys Kenny ...
Leslie
Richard Kenny ...
Leslie
Benjamin Kenny ...
Leslie
Gerry Skilton ...
Reggie Muddle
Terry Annesley ...
Wrecking Yard Owner
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Skinny Cop
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Chubby Cop
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All Wally Mellish, an ex-convict in 1960s Australia, wants to do is live a quiet life with his girlfriend Beryl. Unfortunately when two police officers come around to disturb this, a misunderstanding quickly becomes out of control, resulting Wally, Beryl and her child being trapped in their house, surrounded by armed police under the impression that Wally is holding everyone hostage. Events quickly spiral into a media circus as, through the siege, Wally - inadvertently - manages to become a symbol for the anti-war movement. Written by Scott Nisbet

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Rated R for language and a sex scene involving teenagers | See all certifications »
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30 January 1997 (Australia)  »

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Based on a true story. See more »

Goofs

"To Love Somebody" is noted as being 'Permormed by the Bee Gees ...' in the credits. See more »

Quotes

[last lines]
Wally Mellish: I tell ya - it's a strange bloody country, Beryl.
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Connections

References Naked City (1958) See more »

Soundtracks

Itchycoo Park
Written by Steve Marriott (as S.Marriott) and Ronnie Lane (as R. Lane)
Published by EMI Music Publishing Australia
Performed by The Small Faces
Courtesy of Castle Communications (Australia) Ltd.
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Unpredictable
20 May 2001 | by (Thunder Bay, Canada) – See all my reviews

This movie is a gem. No car chases. No monsters. No real bad guys (although the cops are keystonesque) You will not be able to guess what is going to happen next to this fellow. This is a fun movie for the whole family. A slice of the 60's and a slice of Australia. Good on ya!


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