An Indecent Obsession

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First edition (publ. Harper & Row)

An Indecent Obsession is a 1981 novel by Australian author Colleen McCullough.

Summary[edit]

To the battle-broken soldiers in her care, nurse Honour Langtry is a precious, adored reminder of the world before the war. Then Michael Wilson arrives under a cloud of mystery and shame to change everything. A damaged and decorated hero, a man of secrets and silent pain, soon he alone possesses Honour's selfless heart—inciting tense and volatile passions that can only lead to jealousy, violence, and death.

Film[edit]

An Indecent Obsession
Directed byLex Marinos
Written byDenise Morgan
Based onnovel by Colleen McCullough
StarringWendy Hughes
Gary Sweet
Richard Moir
Production
company
PBL Productions
Release date
1985
CountryAustralia
LanguageEnglish
BudgetA$2.1 million[1]

The novel was turned into a 1985 film. It was shot on location at Lord Howe Island.[2] The film was released on DVD with a new print by Umbrella Entertainment in April 2013. The DVD includes special features such as the theatrical trailer and exclusive interview with Wendy Hughes.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brian McFarlane, "An Indecent Obsession", Australian Film 1978-1992, Oxford Uni Press, 1993 p171
  2. ^ David Stratton, The Avocado Plantation: Boom and Bust in the Australian Film Industry, Pan MacMillan, 1990 p161-162
  3. ^ "Umbrella Entertainment". Archived from the original on 23 July 2013. Retrieved 22 July 2013.

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