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Wrestling with Alligators (1998)

Not Rated  |   |  Drama  |  18 January 1998 (USA)
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The story is set in 1959, Maddy is a teen-ager who has her first romance with carnival worker Will. Meanwhile her roommate, widow Claire is pregnant by garage owner Rick, whom she doesn't ... See full summary »

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Claire
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Lulu Fraker
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Mary
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Maddy Hawkins
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Susan Wright
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Ruby (as Angelica Torn)
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Mabel
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Will
Linda Cook ...
Agnes
Margot Wood ...
Rita
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Pete (as Thomas Guiry)
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Tow Truck Man Bob
Sloane Shelton ...
Doris
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The story is set in 1959, Maddy is a teen-ager who has her first romance with carnival worker Will. Meanwhile her roommate, widow Claire is pregnant by garage owner Rick, whom she doesn't love. Written by Anonymous

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At the end of an era, her life was just beginning.

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Big thumbs up here
29 December 2000 | by (Cambelltown, Australia) – See all my reviews

I really liked this movie. It has the intimacy and pace of a very good teenage-book, in the style of Robin Klein, and has some fine acting to boot, especially Aleska Pallidino as Maddy. I can't believe it has only recieved a rating of 5.1 on the viewer scale, which leads me to the conclusion that this movie won't suit all tastes. You're either going to hate this movie, if you have no patience, or you're going to love it like I did. Big thumbs up.


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