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All the Rivers Run 

Orphaned after a shipwreck off the Victorian coast of Australia, the beautiful and spirited Philadelphia Gordon finds both love and adventure aboard a paddle-steamer on the Murray River.
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Series cast summary:
John Waters ...  Brenton Edwards 10 episodes, 1983-1990
John Alansu John Alansu ...  Ah Lee 9 episodes, 1983-1990
Sigrid Thornton ...  Philadelphia Gordon 8 episodes, 1983
Charles 'Bud' Tingwell ...  Uncle Charles 8 episodes, 1983-1990
Darius Perkins Darius Perkins ...  Ben 7 episodes, 1983
Frank Gallacher Frank Gallacher ...  Mac 6 episodes, 1983
Don Barker Don Barker ...  George Blakeney 5 episodes, 1983
Kirk Alexander Kirk Alexander ...  Jim 5 episodes, 1983
Daryl Pellizzer Daryl Pellizzer ...  Joe 5 episodes, 1983
Constance Lansberg Constance Lansberg ...  Bessie Griggs 5 episodes, 1983
Sydney Jackson Sydney Jackson ...  David Young 5 episodes, 1983
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Orphaned after a shipwreck off the Victorian coast of Australia, the beautiful and spirited Philadelphia Gordon finds both love and adventure aboard a paddle-steamer on the Murray River. Written by David McAnally <D.McAnally@uq.net.au>

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Based on the best-selling novel by Nancy Cato See more »

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 January 1984 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

All the Rivers Run 2 See more »

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Crawford Productions See more »
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Runtime:

| (2 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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A TV movie made for the HBO network. See more »

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Rivers Run On

This was a great family movie with all the elements of good entertainment. There was action, drama, a touch of comedy, love, family, romance, intrigue and villainy, and triumph of right. The only thing I didn't like was the ending. It would be lovely if, all these years later, a sequel could be done bringing Cyrus and Philadelphia together again. After all she and her family had to go through at the hands of her charming but irresponsible husband, and after all Cyrus went through to rescue her over and over again only to have his heart broken over and over again, it would be great to see them finally be able to have the relationship both really desire to have. It would be great fun to see her travel as a mature woman now to the States and run into Cyrus and see if the sparks still fly between them.


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