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Wah-Wah (2005)

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120 min | Comedy, Drama

Set at the end of the '60s, as Swaziland is about to receive independence from Great Britain, the film follows the young Ralph Compton, at 12, through his parents' traumatic separation, till he's 14. It is written and directed by Richard E...See moreSet at the end of the '60s, as Swaziland is about to receive independence from Great Britain, the film follows the young Ralph Compton, at 12, through his parents' traumatic separation, till he's 14. It is written and directed by Richard E Grant, and based on true events from Richard E Grant's childhood. Written by Anonymous See less
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Budget
$ 7,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 55,304
Gross (USA)
$ 234,750
Gross (World)
$ 2,846,148
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Jan 15, 2006 (United States)

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23 cast members
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Gabriel Byrne
Harry Compton Harry Compton   See fewer
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Emily Watson
Ruby Compton Ruby Compton   See fewer
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Julie Walters
Gwen Traherne Gwen Traherne   See fewer
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Nicholas Hoult
Ralph Compton - 14 years Ralph Compton - 14 years   See fewer
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Miranda Richardson
Lauren Compton Lauren Compton   See fewer
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Zac Fox
Ralph Compton - 11 years old Ralph Compton - 11 years old   See fewer
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Celia Imrie
Lady Riva Hardwick Lady Riva Hardwick   See fewer
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Julian Wadham
Charles Bingham Charles Bingham   See fewer
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Fenella Woolgar
June Broughton June Broughton   See fewer
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John Matshikiza
Dr. Zim Mzimba Dr. Zim Mzimba   See fewer
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Sid Mitchell
Vernon Vernon   See fewer
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John Carlisle
Sir Gifford Hardwick Sir Gifford Hardwick   See fewer
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Ian Roberts
John Traherne John Traherne   See fewer
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Olivia Grant
Monica Monica   See fewer
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Sibusiso Mamba
Father Ndlovu Father Ndlovu   See fewer
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Tony Hatton
Mr. Parker Mr. Parker   See fewer
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Clare Marshall
Mrs. Malaga Mrs. Malaga   See fewer
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Angus Imrie
Boy in Crowd (uncredited) Boy in Crowd (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.9 / 10 | 2,785 votes