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Overall Rating
3.16

Awesome: 21.05%
Worth A Look: 0%
Average63.16%
Pretty Bad: 5.26%
Total Crap: 10.53%

2 reviews, 7 user ratings


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Bigger Than Tina
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by Filmnet

"Australia needs more ego."
3 stars

Dan Vardy Cobb (Michael Dalley) moves to central Melbourne to pursue his dream of becoming a rock star and being bigger than Tina Arena.

Of course his agents are more interested in grabbing his $ and this leads even the egotistical Dan to compromise on achieving his dreams…for the meantime. The acting is great by Dalley and his long suffering girlfriend (Sally Lightfoot).

Despite being shot on mini-dv the 35mm blowup is excellent except in a few car scenes where the windcreen `burns out’. Some may find Dan a bit daggy or un-Australian with his bigger than life ego but that is probably just what you need in the music industry. Overall it’s an amusing movie that gives viewers yet another peek at life in Australia.

Watch out for more Dan episodes in the future when his career really takes off! (Gawain McLachan--filmnet.org.au)

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originally posted: 12/20/99 12:07:13
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User Comments

4/20/09 Peter Young The worst movie made by amateurs 1 stars
11/19/05 Adrian Lewis Where can I get a copy? 5 stars
11/14/05 DJ Sam i love this movie it iz so cool michael dally is so funny 5 stars
7/13/05 Pam Bonsak Absolutely terrible 1 stars
11/19/04 Rebecca Taylor A very subtly clever film. 5 stars
11/01/03 Glenda Bell So unreal, I wished it was real. 5 stars
11/26/99 Joel Harwood ok 2 stars
IF YOU'VE SEEN THIS FILM, RATE IT!
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USA
  02-Dec-1999

UK
  N/A

Australia
  25-Nov-1999 (M)


Directed by
  Neil Foley

Written by
  Neil Foley

Cast
  Michael Dalley
  Sally Lightfoot
  Annie Finsterer
  Fraser Grey



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