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FILM DETAILS
Certificate PG
Cast
Chris O'Dowd
Deborah Mailman
Jessica Mauboy
Directors
Wayne Blair
Screenwriters
Tony Briggs
Keith Thompson
Running Time
103 minutes

The Sapphires
G'day, Vietnam


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Plot
Boozy talent scout Dave (O'Dowd) stumbles upon a talented by callow girl group in Outback Australia. Soon he has them drilled and on a plane to entertain the boys in Vietnam.


Verdict
This musical comedy pitches for the musical uplift of The Commitments and Good, Morning Vietnam's laughs and while it may not quite match the highs of either of those, it's far too lovable to resist.


Reviewed by Anna Smith

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