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R| 1 hr. 53 min.

Plot Summary
Four years clean, video store manager Tracy (Cate Blanchett) lives quietly, avoiding anything that might trigger a heroin relapse. Her ex-boyfriend Jonny (Dustin Nguyen) returns, claiming he is now a drug-free banker, and the two begin seeing each other again. Tracy looks after Lionel (Hugo Weaving), the man who introduced her to the drug. But, Lionel is thrown into a panic when his dealer, Brad (Sam Neill), suddenly retires. Lionel begs Tracy to help him score, testing her shaky sobriety.

Cast: Cate Blanchett , Sam Neill , Hugo Weaving , Martin Henderson , Noni Hazlehurst , Dustin Nguyen , Joel Tobeck , Lisa McCune

Director: Rowan Woods

Genres: Drama

Distributor: First Look

Little Fish (2005)

Release Date: February 24th, 2006|1 hr. 53 min.

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  • 90
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Confrontational, raw and always compelling, Little Fish is a film of rare power and conviction. show more

  • 88
    Maitland McDonagh TV Guide

    The film's title refers both to tiny, fish-shaped vials of liquid heroin and the small fry flitting around the edges of the urban drug scene. show more

  • 75
    Liam Lacey The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    Little Fish is a small film about one family and drugs, but it succeeds in standing for a larger social catastrophe. show more

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