(English and Portuguese dialogue)
(Welsh dialogue; English subtitles)
A cheerfully simple slapstick comedy from South Africa, this 1991 pic was a hit on its home turf and is now getting its first international bookings in Australia. Much of the humor depends on…
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Also with: Josefina Echanove, Pilar Medina, Luis de Tavira.
Reviewed at Intl. Hof Film Days, Hof, Germany, Oct. 29, 1993. Running time: 89 MIN.
Another book-bidding war spiced up last week's pre-holiday doldrums, as producer Richard Zanuck beat out Universal Pictures to pick up the rights to the yet-to-be published novel "Goodbye Saigon."
Good use of San Francisco location shooting and backing music are the main virtues of this indie drama. Such superficial niceties on a $ 20,000 budget aren't enough to compensate for glib script and…