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The Lives We Lead (2015)

Unrated | | Drama | 13 October 2015 (USA)
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Two sisters and their male counterparts struggle with the negative influences of their youths over a 50-year period.

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Davo Hardy

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Davo Hardy, Georgina Neville (collaborating writer) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sally Williams ... Pamela Keegan
Georgina Neville ... Edith Keegan
Josh Wiseman Josh Wiseman ... Gavin O'Neill
Davo Hardy ... Kerrod Doyle
Christopher Price Christopher Price ... Michael Fielding
Matthew R. Grego ... Philip O'Neill
Glenn Groves ... Murray Keegan
Caroline McQuade ... Chantelle Doyle
Sonya Kerr ... Simone O'Neill
Morrison James ... Harley Doyle
Bridget Williams Bridget Williams ... Young Pamela
Sage Amethyst Matchett Sage Amethyst Matchett ... Young Edith
Alexei Zotos Alexei Zotos ... Young Gavin
Henry D'Bras Henry D'Bras ... Young Kerrod
Scott Murphy Scott Murphy ... Ryan Doyle
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Two sisters and their male counterparts struggle with the negative influences of their youths over a 50-year period.

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Taglines:

Lead Your Own Life, Follow Your Own Dream See more »

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

13 October 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Each Missing Peace See more »

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Budget:

AUD20,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Kerrod's green wagon was purchased as a prop, based primarily on its appearance. The antenna, shaped like Australia, was already fitted and featured prominently in scenes that were later cut from the film. See more »

Goofs

There are only two or three years between Nicholas being conceived and Pamela revealing that she is pregnant again and in that time, Murray appears to age dramatically. See more »

Quotes

Pamela Keegan: What do you think happens when we die?
Kerrod Doyle: Lots happens, just... Nothing happens to you.
Pamela Keegan: Exactly. Nothing will ever happen to me now. One day I was finishing high school, the next day I was married with a baby. And now, nothing will ever happen to me again.
Kerrod Doyle: Fuck me drunk, you're pathetic!
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Referenced in A Silent Agreement (2017) See more »

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Khaf
Written and Performed by Danny van dan Hoek
Courtesy of Danny van dan Hoek
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Great Movie!
17 February 2016 | by Critter47See all my reviews

I enjoyed this movie, its quite easy to get lost in the depth of emotions each character goes through. The Lives We Lead covers a breadth of life's challenges and it flows naturally from each moment to the next without feeling clichéd or overly done. Some of the themes are quite heavy however I found that the uplifting soundtrack is quite reassuring of better times ahead. I liked how the characters cover many aspects of life and I could relate to each character in many of their decisions. My favourite characters were Edith and Kerrod because they played there roles very well and I found myself more attuned to their stories. Overall The Lives We Lead is a great movie and I highly recommend you buy a copy and watch it.


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