Danny Deckchair

PG-13| 1 hr. 41 min.

Plot Summary
Unlucky-in-love Danny Morgan (Rhys Ifans) ties helium balloons to a deck chair as a party joke but accidentally gets untethered and ends up floating high across Australia. Eventually, he crash lands and is rescued by small-town traffic cop Glenda (Miranda Otto). Danny is greatly appreciated by the townspeople for being inventive and clever, and he and Glenda begin a whimsical romance. When his past comes back to haunt him, his new life gives him strength to face it.

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Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Array

Danny Deckchair (2003)

Release Date: August 11th, 2004|1 hr. 41 min.

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  • In the warm, sparkling character comedy Danny Deckchair, the Welsh actor (Rhys Ifans) moves to center stage, but it has taken a trip to Australia to get him there. show more

  • Danny Deckchair may be a trifle, but it offers a breezy lift for the dog days of summer. show more

  • This handsome movie works thanks to its lack of pretension and an atmosphere somewhat akin to the gentle wackiness of director Bill Forsyth's better works. show more

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  • October 23, 2011 Jane
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    Great rromantic comedy.. Addresses the imaginary concept that we can escape all that is rotten in life and re-invent ouself in paradise.

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