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PG-13| 1 hr. 43 min.

Plot Summary
A would-be music promoter (Chris O'Dowd) sees something special in a girl group of four Australian singers and takes them to Vietnam to perform for American troops.

Cast: Chris O'Dowd , Deborah Mailman , Jessica Mauboy , Shari Sebbens , Miranda Tapsell , Tory Kittles , Eka Darville , Lynette Narkle

Director: Wayne Blair

Genres: Musical comedy

Distributor: Weinstein Co.

The Sapphires (2012)

Release Date: March 22nd, 2013|1 hr. 43 min.

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fan reviews ( 5 )
  • 75
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    You could call it an Aussie "Dreamgirls." I'd call it a blast of joy and music that struts right into your heart. show more

  • 75
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    A potent combination of rousing music, appealing performances and an uplifting story renders this film-festival favorite nearly impossible to resist. show more

  • 80
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    The Sapphires isn't flawless, but who cares? It's a joyous affair that's distinguished by its music, and by the buoyant spirit of its stars. show more

  • July 16, 2013 arthur1591
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    Great Move The Best Movie This Year I like to See a 2nd One Come Out Next Year Totally Enjoyable

  • May 22, 2013 George
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    This is a totally feel-good movie with great music, creative casting and some very thought-provoking cultural underpinnings ... the Australian aboriginy problem, black soldiers in Vietnam, Martin Luther King, Vietnam, etc.. The characters are unique and quite wonderful. I don\'t understand why this movie isn\'t getting more press!

  • May 16, 2013 everrite
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    Totally enjoyable, don\'t miss this one

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'The Sapphires' DVD Cover Slammed as Racist, Sexist

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Katie Roberts on Aug 6th, 2013 4:00PM

Anchor Bay Is the cover art for the U.S. version of "The Sapphires" DVD racist? That's the question being raised by critics and the real-life inspirations for the movie, about an all-Aboriginal...

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