R | | Comedy, Drama
A glamorous woman returns to her small town in rural Australia. With her sewing machine and haute couture style, she transforms the women and exacts sweet revenge on those who did her wrong.
Kate Winslet learned to sew for her part. Following this, she assisted Margot Wilson in creating the costumes for her character. Wilson was exclusively hired to create the outfits for Winslet's character.
Gertrude 'Trudy' Pratt:
A dress can't change anything!
Myrtle 'Tilly' Dunnage: Watch and learn Gertrude, watch and learn!
At the wedding, the song, "A Fool Such As I", is heard. It was published originally in 1952 and was a hit for Hank Snow in 1953, whereas the movie is set in 1951.
Windmill squeak is heard at then end of the credits.
€708,637 (Italy) (1 May 2016)
$2,021,399 (USA) (16 December 2016)
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