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Broke (2016)

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A disgraced sports star and gambling addict attempts to turn his life around with the support of his number one fan.

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Heath Davis

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Heath Davis
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Cast

Credited cast:
Steve Bastoni ... Sherro
Brendan Cowell ... Dirk
Max Cullen ... Cec
Pippa Grandison ... Duty Manager
Damian Hill Damian Hill ... Lionel
Steve Le Marquand ... Ben Kelly
Danny Maher Danny Maher ... Racecourse Manager
Stephanie May ... Babysitter
Matthew McCracken Matthew McCracken ... Cop 1
Justin Rosniak ... Neck
Ben Taylor ... Young Cop
Claire van der Boom ... Terri
William Zappa ... Abe
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A disgraced sports star and gambling addict attempts to turn his life around with the support of his number one fan.

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There's no game plan for life.

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Drama

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 April 2016 (Australia) See more »

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Budget:

AUD150,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Digital (RCA Sound System)

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Color

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2.35 : 1
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Producer Luke Graham's father,Mark is the player featured in the old football footage. Mark Graham played 145 games for North Sydney and won 28 International caps for New Zealand. He was also named New Zealand's Rugby League Player of the Century 1907-2006. See more »

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A lovely film with an authentic script
8 May 2016 | by dharapinSee all my reviews

What an inspirational and Powerful film about ordinary people with the ability to have extraordinary lives. It is one of the only Australian films I have seen with a hopeful ending and everyone came out so impressed by the high standard set by the writers, producers, cast and crew.

So many amazing performances and the script is so real and poignant. We found ourselves laughing and crying and sharing moments of Australian culture. It should do well overseas too as people have the opportunity to explore the wonderful story of a washed up footy player surrounded by people who want to support him to find his path to happiness.

A fabulous film !!


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