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Pamela Drury
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Robert Dickson
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Ben
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Stacy
Shaun Loseby ...
Douglas
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Rupert
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Terri
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Geoff
Ann Burbrook ...
Janine
Maeliosa Stafford ...
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Terence Crawford ...
Allen
Christine Stephen-Daly ...
Deirdre
Kirstie Hutton ...
Sally
Donal Forde ...
Young Christian
Frank Whitten ...
Charlie
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Pamela Drury is unhappy, and alone. On her birthday she stumbles across a photo of Robert Dickson, and wonders what would've happened had she said yes to his proposal. A freak accident causes Pamela to live out the life she could've had, but is the grass on the other side always greener? Written by Liam Smith <grug@themail.com>

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I deserve the best and I accept the best.

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Rated R for sexuality and some language | See all certifications »

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6 October 1999 (France)  »

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La chance de ma vie  »

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$28,030 (USA) (7 April 2000)

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$565,193 (USA) (7 July 2000)
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Sonata Opus 8, No. 1 in D Major (Allegretto)
Written by Filippo Gragnani
Performed by Alexander Markov, Eduardo Fernandez
Courtesy of Erato Disques, France
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Rachel Griffiths Shines
8 July 2001 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

No denying the talents of Rachel Griffiths and her turn in this "dual" role shows that she is quite capable of carrying a film. Also, a great comic turn, with a flush of drama.

The film goes where we would all like to go, (It's a Wonderful Life style) the path not taken. Answers to the "what if's" that plague a person over time.

Terrific handling of the subject matter and great performances by the supporting cast.


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