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Under the Lighthouse Dancing (1997)

The story of 6 friends who journey to an island off the coast of Australia for the weekend. Two of them (Emma and Harry) announce that they intend to get married, but have made no plans, ... See full summary »

Director:

Graeme Rattigan

Writers:

David Giles (screenplay by), Graeme Rattigan (screenplay by)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Aden Gillett ... David
Jack Thompson ... Harry
Jacqueline McKenzie ... Emma
Naomi Watts ... Louise
Phillip Holder Phillip Holder ... Garth (as Philip Holder)
Zoe Bertram ... Juliet
Jo Bolton Jo Bolton ... Acrobats
Brendan Coleman Brendan Coleman ... Acrobats
Marty Cunningham Marty Cunningham ... Acrobats
Frederique Fouche ... Acrobats (as Frédérigue Fouché)
Judith Langan Judith Langan ... Acrobats
Simon Marsh Simon Marsh ... Acrobats
Karen Murphy Karen Murphy ... Acrobats
Natalie Saleeba ... Acrobats
Ross Vegas Ross Vegas ... Acrobats
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The story of 6 friends who journey to an island off the coast of Australia for the weekend. Two of them (Emma and Harry) announce that they intend to get married, but have made no plans, nor do they have a proper license. Emma also announces that she is very ill, and all she wants is a wedding. The other four friends then try to find a way to make it all happen... Written by Bijou <Bijou@AppliedIS.com>

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

16 October 1997 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Bailando bajo la luz del faro See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Silver Turtle Films See more »
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Technical Specs

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The filming location for Under the Lighthouse Dancing is Rottnest Island, a popular holiday island 30kms off the Perth coast and is famous for its quokkas. The beach house was constructed especially for the movie, as accommodation is limited to commercial establishments only. Cars are also kept to a minimum on the island and there are no private vehicles allowed. See more »

Soundtracks

Angels
Written by Tom Kimmel (as T. Kimmel)/Jennifer Kimball (as J. Kimball)
Night Rainbow Music Inc/Morrissette Music Inc/EMI Music Publishing Australia Pty Ltd
Performed by John Farnham
Courtesy of BMG Australia Limited
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A Must See!
25 November 1999 | by delpySee all my reviews

Do yourself a favor and pay no mind to the reviews! In the spirit of love and friendship - a beautiful, deeply moving film that one can watch again and again. The acting is well done, the plot well considered and the scenery is absolutely fantastic. UTLD is a must see.


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