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Steph
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Brian
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Jass (as Samantha Healy)
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Johnny
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Kath
Giang Le Huy ...
Thuy
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Sandy
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Chen Poh (as Ling Yeow)
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Maria (as Caroline Mignone)
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Kenny Carter
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Dave
Adrian Shirley ...
Thommo (as Adrian Shirle)
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This is the story of teenage girl Steph, who is brought up by her fiery aunt Jude after her pregnant mother Jass and Vietnamese father are killed in a car crash. The arrival of her late mother's diary reveals the colorful, sexy secrets of Jude and the foreman Alan that allow Steph to reinvent her vision of the world. Written by GayAtheist

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9 June 2005 (Australia)  »

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Miscast and underdeveloped.
26 October 2004 | by (sydney,australia) – See all my reviews

In a climate of poorly performing Australian feature films this offering did not prove to be any different.At a writers conference the screenwriter, when asked what the premise of the movie was, couldn't clearly articulate it. She mumbled something about "moving on" and "accepting loss"...say no more. The ideas were great but the script lacked a powerful driving narrative line. There was no clear protag and no "big idea" which feature films seem to require to keep the audience awake for two hours.

And as for the casting....if you want to get away with a 40 something man shagging a 16 year old girl then the actor needs to be ATTRACTIVE!! Hugo Weaving??...pulleeeeze!


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