"The Black Balloon" quotes

The Black Balloon poster
All Thomas wants is a normal adolescence but his autistic brother, Charlie, thwarts his every opportunity. Will Thomas, with the help of his girlfriend, Jackie, accept his brother?

Director: Elissa Down
Writer: Elissa Down, Jimmy The Exploder
Production: N/A
Genre: drama, romance
Year: 2008
MetaScore: 68/100
ImdbRating: 7.2
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 06 Mar 2008
Awards: 18 wins & 24 nominations

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Cast

Thomas Mollison - Rhys Wakefield
Charlie Mollison - Luke Ford
Maggie Mollison - Toni Collette
Simon Mollison - Erik Thomson
Jackie Masters - Gemma Ward
Woman Next Door - Sarah Woods
Kid Next Door - Sam Fraser
Mate of Kid Next Door - Makirum Fahey-Leigh
Other Mate of Kid Next Door - Oliver Brookes
Neighbour - Jan Ringrose
Neighbour - Bradley Orford
Mother in Van - Zelie Bullen
Mr. Masters - Anthony Phelan
Janet - Social Worker - Deborah Piper
Trevor - Social Worker - Henry Nixon
Cricket Commentator - Jim Maxwell
Miss Babb - Rebecca Massey
Dean - Ryan Clark
Caroline - Carla Gee
Student Who Gets Hit - Toby Molineaux
Maths Teacher - Yure Covich
P.E. Teacher - Paul Doyle
Teacher at Fight - Andrew James
Russell - Firass Dirani
Teacher's Aide - Ngoc Phan
Girl on Bus - Sally Evans
Elizabeth - Kate Box
Russell's Mum - Zoe Carides
Russell's Dad - George Badawi
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Jeffery Armstrong
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Robert Armstrong
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Rosemary Armstrong
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Holly Austin
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Alexander Berlage
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - George Bountros
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Matthew Cahill
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Cameron Fyfe
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Jordan Hagivassilis
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Tyne Miller
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Lachlan Monaghan
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Jared Ohlstein
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Mathew Parsons
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Amy Jo Farrow Potts
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Andrew Ryan
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Ellie Singer
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat' - Edward Smith
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Kieran Smith
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Gemma Thomas
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Jackson T. Trout
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat!' - Tom Trout
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat' - Shai de Vletter-Sont
Student on Bus and in Musical 'Afloat' - Sonny Vrebac
Teacher - Arahni Sont
Teacher - Claire McCarthy
Teacher - Judy Singer
Bus Driver - Terry Flanagan
Checkout Girl - Millie Spencer-Brown
Supermarket Customer - Inge Sildnik
Supermarket Customer - Birthe Nohrden
Maternity Ward Patient - Jennifer Cutler
Maternity Ward Husband - Michael Allison
Emergency Doctor - Martin Lynes
Emergency Nurse - Eliza Logan
Baby Sophie - Sofia Fedirchuk
Baby Sophie - Indigo Cumming
Baby Sophie - James Duffy
Maternity Nurse - Louise Sykes