An off-beat comedy about a former 80s pop star (Craig Ferguson) whose downward spiral is halted when he discovers he has a teenage daughter (Charlotte Church), the product of a weekend love affair.

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A washed-up 80's pop star suddenly has a new direction in life when he discovers that he has a teenage daughter, Olivia, in Cardiff, Wales. The result of a weekend affair he had back at the height of his fame produced Olivia, a newspaper delivery girl for the South Wales Echo. He arrives in the small Welsh town, unsettling the life of his ex-lover while inspiring his newfound daughter to follow in his footsteps with a musical career of her own, against the wishes of her mother. Written by Anonymous

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A rock-star father. A long-lost daughter. Comedy is relative. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for drug references, some sexual humor/nudity and brief language | See all certifications »

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'Craig Ferguson' was in a motorbike accident shortly after filming began. He broke several ribs and his collarbone. All scenes throughout the movie where you see him using his left hand while his right hand hangs nearly useless were done shortly after the accident when he couldn't move the right side of his body without considerable pain. See more »

Quotes

Paul Kerr: [putting down a whiskey] I'm not stopping. I'm having one later, ok.
Digger: That's the ticket. One day at a time.
Paul Kerr: Yeah, yeah. Cumbaya to you too.
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Connections

Spoofs The Silence of the Lambs (1991) See more »

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There'll Always Be An England
Written by Hugh Charles and Ross Parker
Performed by Vera Lynn
Courtesy of EMI Records
By Arrangement with EMI-Capitol Special Markets
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Unexpectedly good
1 August 2003 | by (Reading) – See all my reviews

My whole family went to see this and we all enjoyed it. We think that it is a shame that it wasn't seen by more people. It was a good light- hearted film and the cast did it credit. I was not expecting such a good performance from Charlotte Church although she was really playing herself. If you don't expect high drama and sit back and relax, you should really enjoy it. I will certainly buy this video when it comes out on general release.


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