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1 hr. 25 min.

Plot Summary
Nell Tiscowitz (Miranda Otto) is an aspiring actress who moonlights as a waitress in a strip club. She also has an uncanny ability to communicate with horses, despite being unable to have conversations with men. She then meets the dashing Digby Olsen (Martin Kemp), a rich guy involved in the music industry who can't seem to manage the horses at a stable he purchased. He hires Nell, who easily tames the animals as she begins to fall for Digby. But opening up to a man isn't a simple task for her.

Cast: Miranda Otto , Martin Kemp , Gia Carides , Anne Looby , Bruce Venables , Katie Edwards , Kathy Walker ,

Director: Kathy Mueller

Genres: Romantic comedy

Daydream Believer (1990)

Release Date: January 1st, 1990|1 hr. 25 min.

critic reviews (7)
fan reviews ( )
  • 50
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    Eisenstadt does a nice job with limited resources (shot briskly on video, the film feels like a home movie), successfully capturing the futility of struggling actors. show more

  • 63
    V.A. Musetto New York Post

    The story doesn't break any new ground, but the movie has energy. show more

  • 80
    Ken Fox TV Guide

    Eisenstadt has an unerring sense of comedic rhythm and a knack of cutting away just in time to extract the drop of humor from a potentially pathetic situation. show more

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