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Cloudburst (2011)

A lesbian couple escape from their nursing home and head up to Canada to get married. Along the way, they pick up a young, male hitchhiker.

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Stella
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Molly
Michael McPhee ...
Tommy
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Ynez
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Earl (as Steve Arnold)
Juanita Peters ...
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Ruth Owen ...
Nursing Home Resident
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Michael Best ...
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Arnold
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A lesbian couple escape from their nursing home and head up to Canada to get married. Along the way, they pick up a young, male hitchhiker.

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Cloudburst - L'amore tra le nuvole  »

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Trivia

The film is an adaptation of the 2010 stage play of the same name by Thom Fitzgerald, who did his own adaptation for the screen. See more »

Quotes

Guillaume: You're giving these people my breakfast?
Cat: It's just eggs and sausage, Guillaume.
Guillaume: She already had my fucking sausage.
Stella: Well, now she needs a bigger one.
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Somethin' Over That Mountain
Written and Performed by Keith Adams
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Great Indy flick!
16 September 2011 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

This was an excellent movie. The 3 stars Olympia Dukakis, Brenda Fricker and Ryan Doucette give outstanding performances and make the characters believable and interesting. Thom Fitzgerald takes a simple story and turns it into a wonderful journey with spectacular backdrops spectacular performances from his cast. In the course of 2 hours he is able to develop each of the main characters so that we really care about each of them. The minor Characters are a little cliché at times but it never takes away from the story or what makes this a great movie. The movie has course language but if you are not upset by this you will find yourself laughing and crying all within the length of the movie. Do yourself a favour and go see this!


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