Soft Fruit

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For the first time in 15 years, all four siblings in a family show up to care for their dying mother, who is only given a couple of weeks to live. One comes from America with her two children. A divorced sister also comes with her child and sneaks off regularly to meet a mystery man who may be her ex-husband. The third & youngest daughter is an unmarried nurse aware of her ticking biological clock. The only son chases after his grumpy father who seems to not care a whit about his wife's circumstances. The four are also faced my their mother's dreams to accomplish a few things before she dies - to visit a beach she had visited in the past, to see her youngest married, and to visit Paris. She also wants to be embalmed and be honored with a 21 gun salute. Thus the whole group has to set off in the quest to fulfill their mother's wishes.

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  • Movie ID 176499
  • Status Released
  • Released Australia October 28, 1999 United States of America January 21, 2000 (Sundance Film Festival) Argentina April 11, 2000 (Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema) New Zealand June 8, 2000 Iceland March 5, 2001 (video premiere) Malaysia March 15, 2001 (Australian Film Festival) Great Britain April 1, 2001 (video premiere) France June 6, 2001 Hong Kong September 9, 2001 (Australian Centenary Film Festival)
  • Content Rating Iceland 12 Hong Kong IIB South Africa 16 United States of America R New Zealand M Canada 14A
  • Runtime 101 minutes
  • Genres Comedy Drama
  • Directors Christina Andreef
  • Writers Christina Andreef
  • Original Country Australia
  • Original Language English
  • Production Company New South Wales Film & Television Office Soft Fruit
  • Distributor Fox Searchlight Pictures Mars Distribution Twentieth Century Fox
  • On Other Sites IMDB Official Website
  • Box Office Worldwide $13,654 US $13,654
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  • Created June 4, 2021
  • Modified June 4, 2021

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