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The Price of Milk (2000)

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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 ...
Drosophila
Michael Lawrence ...
Bernie
Rangi Motu ...
Auntie
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Chris Graham ...
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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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Michael Sweeney ...
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Tahuna Minhinnick ...
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Hiku Minhinnick ...
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Karaka Taupa ...
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Storyline

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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1 March 2001 (New Zealand)  »

Also Known As:

A tej ára  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

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

Gross:

$111,124 (USA) (20 July 2001)
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Goofs

Early in the film, while Lucinda is chopping wood, you hear the chop of the axe before she completes her swing. See more »

Crazy Credits

The opening credits are embroidered on the couple's quilt, which moves as they sleep under it to reveal the names of cast and crew. See more »

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King Dodon in His Palace
From "The Golden Cockerel"
Music by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (as Nicholas Rimsky-Korsakov)
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It's a fairy tale, don't even try to interpret it
6 February 2004 | by (Ottawa, Canada) – See all my reviews

This movie is a fairy tale in the same vein as Alice In Wonderland: extremely psychadelic and not interpretable -- so don't even bother trying to interpret it, there's no point. You drop down a rabbit-hole and life makes no sense anymore. Just sit back and enjoy the wierdness.


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