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My Brilliant Career (1979)

G
100 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

A young independent woman who lives with her grandmother and aunt in the countryside rebels against being pressured into marriage and chooses to solely focus on having a career as a writer. Nevertheless, two suitors propose to her.
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Oct 6, 1979 (United States)

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Judy Davis
Sybylla Melvyn Sybylla Melvyn   See fewer
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Sam Neill
Harry Beecham Harry Beecham   See fewer
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Wendy Hughes
Aunt Helen Aunt Helen   See fewer
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Robert Grubb
Frank Hawdon Frank Hawdon   See fewer
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Max Cullen
Mr. McSwatt Mr. McSwatt   See fewer
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Aileen Britton
Grandma Bossier Grandma Bossier   See fewer
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Peter Whitford
Uncle Julius Uncle Julius   See fewer
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Patricia Kennedy
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Alan Hopgood
Father Father   See fewer
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Julia Blake
Mother Mother   See fewer
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Marion Shad
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Arron Wood
Stanley (as Aaron Wood) Stanley (as Aaron Wood)   See fewer
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Sue Davies
Aurora Aurora   See fewer
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Gordon Piper
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James Moss
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Bobbie Ward
Mrs. Butler Mrs. Butler   See fewer
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Basil Clarke
Butler Butler   See fewer
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Amanda Pratt
Blanche Derrick Blanche Derrick   See fewer
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Dorothy St. Heaps
Mrs. Derrick Mrs. Derrick   See fewer
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Gerry Duggan
Squatter Squatter   See fewer
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Babs McMillan
Miss Benson Miss Benson   See fewer
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Carole Skinner
Mrs. McSwatt Mrs. McSwatt   See fewer
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Tony Hughes
Peter McSwat Peter McSwat   See fewer
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Tina Robinson Hansen
Lizer McSwat (as Tina Robinson) Lizer McSwat (as Tina Robinson)   See fewer
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Aaron Corrin
Jimmy McSwat Jimmy McSwat   See fewer
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Sharon Crouch
Sarah McSwat Sarah McSwat   See fewer
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Robert Austin
Willie McSwat Willie McSwat   See fewer
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Mark Spain
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Simone Buchanan
Mary Anne Mary Anne   See fewer
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Ray Meagher
Mailman Mailman   See fewer
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7.3 / 10 | 3,207 votes