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The Price of Milk (2000)

PG-13  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Fantasy  |  1 March 2001 (New Zealand)
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New Zealand milk farmer Rob gives his lover Lucinda a ring. Trying to spark up her relationship with Rob, she takes her friend Drosophila's advice and starts to try and make Rob angry. But ... See full summary »

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Willa O'Neill ...
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Bernie
Rangi Motu ...
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Ray Bishop ...
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Toi Iti ...
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Bobby Tau ...
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Luke Hiki ...
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Tahuna Minhinnick ...
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Hiku Minhinnick ...
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Karaka Taupa ...
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New Zealand milk farmer Rob gives his lover Lucinda a ring. Trying to spark up her relationship with Rob, she takes her friend Drosophila's advice and starts to try and make Rob angry. But she tends to go too far. Admiring her ring while driving a lonely road, she has a run-in with an older woman that sets off a chain of events that begins with her quilt being stolen. Written by Ron Kerrigan <mvg@whidbey.com>

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A man, a woman, and 117 cows.


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Rated PG-13 for drug use and sensuality/nudity | See all certifications »
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Box Office

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$10,027 (USA) (16 February 2001)

Gross:

$111,124 (USA) (20 July 2001)
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Early in the film, while Lucinda is chopping wood, you hear the chop of the axe before she completes her swing. See more »

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After the end credits, another shot of quilt appears and then fades out. See more »

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Wedding Procession
From "The Golden Cockerel"
Music by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (as Nicholas Rimsky-Korsakov)
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25 December 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Okay! While this isn't the best film ever made...I think it had a really nice balance between the comedic moments and the moments of desperation or sadness.

Karl Urban is fabulous. I don't believe his talents are being fully utilized. Danielle Cormack is quite fun to watch. Her facial expressions are delightful.

The story could have been filled out a little more but had a unique and mysterious quality that I appreciated. While I don't like some of the decisions the characters made concerning their relationships...I think this was a sweet little story with a decidedly indie feel to it. I enjoyed it.


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