Tim - Classic Australian Stories - DVD
InformationA 70s Australian classic starring a very young Mel Gibson
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ISBN: DVTIMCASFormat: DVD PalStarring: Mel Gibson, Piper Laurie, Deborah KennedyRunning Time: 108 mins approxCountry of Origin: AustraliaDirector: Michael PatePublisher: Umbrella Entertainment Pty LtdYear Published: 1979DVD Region: Region 4Age Group: General
Based on a novel by Colleen McCullough (The Thornbirds), Tim stars a 22-year-old Mel Gibson in his third screen role ever.Gibson plays Tim, a handsome, simple young handyman hired to do yard-work for Mary (three-time Academy Award Nominee and Twin Peaks star Piper Laurie), a lonely, middle-aged career woman.
As the relationship deepens into romantic love, Tim's older sister Dawn (Deborah Kennedy) resents Mary's intrusion into their lives.
Tim won AFI Awards for Best Actor (MEL GIBSON), Supporting Actress (PAT EVISON) and Supporting Actor (ALWYN KURTS).