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Palm Beach (1980)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kenneth Brown Kenneth Brown ... Joe Ryan
Nat Young Nat Young ... Nick Naylor
Amanda Berry Amanda Berry ... Leilani Adams
Bryan Brown ... Paul Kite
Julie McGregor Julie McGregor ... Kate O'Brien
John Flaus ... Larry Kent
Bronwyn Steven-Jones Bronwyn Steven-Jones ... Wendy Naylor
David Lourie David Lourie ... Zane Green
Peter Wight ... Rupert Roberts (as Peter Wright)
John Clayton John Clayton ... Eric Tailor
Lyn Collingwood Lyn Collingwood ... Mrs. Adams
Adrian Rawlins ... David Litvinoff
P.J. Jones P.J. Jones ... Detective Sergeant Robinson
Mick Eyre Mick Eyre ... Magazine Editor
Jim Roberts Jim Roberts ... Art school dean
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Paul was looking for work... Joe was looking for fun... Leilani was looking for good times... They all ended up at Palm Beach. See more »

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Albie Thoms performed a number of different duties on this film. Thoms was this film's director, producer, editor and writer. See more »

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Art Films

Country:

Australia

Language:

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Release Date:

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