Monkey Grip (1982)

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Drama, music. Single mother Nora and her young daughter Gracie live among her artist friends in Melbourne, including young rock singer Angela. She is drawn into a passionate affair with drug addicted Javo, a struggling actor, who comes and goes - including a stint in an Asian jail. Nora is unsatisfied with the relationship and on his return, they hitchhike to Sydney for a break, but Javo's addiction causes stress and conflict. When they get back to Melbourne, Javo starts seeing an old flame, Lillian, which Nora finds hard to take.

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