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    Wah-Wah

    Wah-Wah (2005)
    CountriesUnited Kingdom, France, South Africa
    Run time1h37m
    GenreDrama
    Directed byRichard E. Grant
    Written byRichard E. Grant
    CompanySamuel GoldwynOdeon FilmsOdeon Films
    One review6.0

    Synopsis

    As an 11 year old, Ralph witnesses his mother's adultery with his father's best friend. His parents divorce and Ralph is sent to boarding school. Harry Compton not only loses his wife and best friend, but also his position as Minister of Education with the coming of Independence, prompting his rapid descent into alcoholism. Now 14, Ralph returns home to discover that his father has re-married an American ex-Air hostess called Ruby whom he has known all of six weeks. As round a peg as you could find in this square holed society, Ruby ridicules the petty snobbery of Colonial life by identifying Colonial-speak as sounding like a load of old 'Wah-Wah'. Although Ralph is initially wary of Ruby, he bonds with her as his father's drinking escalates dangerously out of control.

    Starring

    Gabriel Byrne
    Emily Watson
    Julie Walters
    Nicholas Hoult
    Miranda Richardson
    Celia Imrie
    Julian Wadham
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