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A handsome young labourer with learning difficulties and a businesswoman 20 years his senior find themselves drawn to each other. The couple must face many hurdles through the course of their developing relationship as she tries to repress her desire for him, teach him to read and win the trust of his parents.

Release date:

1 hour, 44 minutes

Last on

Sat 6 Feb 2016 23:15


Role Contributor
Tim MelvilleMel Gibson
Mary HortonPiper Laurie
Ron MelvilleAlwyn Kurts
Emily MelvillePat Evison
Tom AinsleyPeter Gwynne
Dawn MelvilleDeborah Kennedy
Mick HarringtonDavid Foster
Mrs HarringtonMargo Lee
John HarringtonJames Condon
John MartinsonMichael Caulfield
Mrs ParkerBrenda Senders
Dr PerkinsBrian Barrie
WriterMichael Pate
DirectorMichael Pate
ProducerMichael Pate