• Publication date: April 27, 2014

Broken Hill

With the help of some “Flying Melons”, a young farmer with big aspirations of a musical career will see luck smiling upon him.

  • Publication date: April 27, 2014

Broken Hill

Program data

Duration: 105

Production Year: 2009

MBC 2:

June 2, 2014 04:45 (KSA) ~ June 2, 2014 03:45 (CLT)

Tommy is a naturally gifted young composer, living on his dad’s ranch in the middle of the arid Australian outback. All tommy dream of is winning a highly contested scholarship into the prestigious Sydney conservatory. However, being stuck in the middle of nowhere isn’t helping him much, he is desperate to find musician who can perform his music. When he was about to give up, on finding some, lady luck smiled at him. Through unpredictable and unusual events, involving flying watermelons, he stumbles on a group of very talented group of prison inmate, who proves more than worthy of performing his music. But, it’s a gamble, as they are called inmates for a reason after all.

An amusing music laden drama about the power of music and potency of a well nourished dreams and passion. If there is a will, there is a way. Period.



  • Luke Arnold as Tommy McAlpine
  • Alexa PenaVega as Kat Rogers
  • Rhys Wakefield as Scott Price
  • Timothy Hutton as George McAlpine
  • Che Timmins as Kalai Takalua
  • John Clark as Maestro Pindari
  • Leo Taylor as Warden Bill Rude
  • Andy McPhee as Bear
  • George Kapiniaris as Ricardo Romero
  • Ebony Ween as Ricardo’s daughter
  • Luke O’Loughlin as Fuzz
  • Adam Groecke as Jock Boy

Directed by: Dagen Merrill

Rating: PG