1998X-RayÖVER 16 ÅR
When Laura Gibsonâ€™s (Sigrid Thornton, Wentworth) life suddenly falls apart, she decides to make a fresh start with her two children in a small coastal town. But Pearl Bay isnâ€™t exactly the seaside idyll she remembers from a vacation years before, nor are the locals quite so charming-except perhaps for handsome Diver Dan (David Wenham, The Lords of the Rings films, Top of the Lake).
- 1. Something Rich and Strange9 maj 199850minÖVER 16 ÅRUndertexterEnglish [CC]LjudspråkEnglishWhen corporate lawyer Laura Gibson's life is decimated, she accepts a job as magistrate of a small coastal town and relocates to Pearl Bay with her two kids.
- 2. Full Fathom Five16 maj 199852minÖVER 16 ÅRUndertexterEnglish [CC]LjudspråkEnglishAs the kids struggle to survive with no television and Laura's cooking, a lunch invitation to the Jelly house is a welcome distraction, but Bob's motive is soon evident.
- 3. A Master of Taste23 maj 199853minÖVER 16 ÅRUndertexterEnglish [CC]LjudspråkEnglishCarmen, Meredith's free-spirited niece, breezes into town and reveals that she is both pregnant and on the run from the law. Laura asks Dan for a few cooking lessons.
- 4. The Official Story30 maj 199853minÖVER 16 ÅRUndertexterEnglish [CC]LjudspråkEnglishSergeant Grey is suspicious of local “saint” Matthew Reily, who founded and mysteriously funds a youth training farm for the longtime unemployed.
- 5. The Fellowship of the Suit6 juni 199851minÖVER 16 ÅRUndertexterEnglish [CC]LjudspråkEnglishA group of local men have a longstanding agreement to share custody of an Armani suit, but when Laura’s sister, Trudi, arrives in town, the arrangement goes awry.
- 6. One of the Gang13 juni 199853minÖVER 16 ÅRUndertexterEnglish [CC]LjudspråkEnglishA big night out on the town results in a car flying off Pearl Bay's condemned bridge. Several of the locals are under suspicion until Grey points the finger at Reg.
- 7. Stormy Weather20 juni 199852minÖVER 16 ÅRUndertexterEnglish [CC]LjudspråkEnglishJust as Laura decides it’s time to move things forward with Diver Dan, his ex-wife pounces into town. Dorothy is sassy, sexy, and suing Bob Jelly.
- 8. My Own Sweetheart27 juni 199852minÖVER 16 ÅRUndertexterEnglish [CC]LjudspråkEnglishLaura invites Dan to the annual magistrate's dinner dance, but her ego is battered when he chooses a jail sentence over a date with her.
- 9. Balls and Friggin' Good Luck4 juli 199852minÖVER 16 ÅRUndertexterEnglish [CC]LjudspråkEnglishLaura presides over her first coronial inquest when a teenage boy dies. Dan takes the boy’s friend under his wing to teach him how to be a man.
- 10. The Accidental Artist11 juli 199851minÖVER 16 ÅRUndertexterEnglish [CC]LjudspråkEnglishWhen an old crony of Bob's proposes a housing development at a local “parking” spot for couples, a protest ensues. By pure coincidence, Craig emerges as hero activist.
- 11. Love Me or Leave Me18 juli 199852minÖVER 16 ÅRUndertexterEnglish [CC]LjudspråkEnglishThis year's Pearl Bay Thespians production is a play penned by Harold, with Meredith at the helm. After years in the wings, Heather is cast as the leading lady.
- 12. Perchance to Dream25 juli 199852minÖVER 16 ÅRUndertexterEnglish [CC]LjudspråkEnglishJack's fraud trial is finally being heard, and the kids convince Laura to support him in person. Back in the city, unexpected sparks fly between the exes.
- 13. Sex, Death, and Bridges1 augusti 199852minÖVER 16 ÅRUndertexterEnglish [CC]LjudspråkEnglishThe locals brace themselves to be reconnected with the outside world as Bob proudly awaits the opening of the repaired bridge. Laura and Dan decide to take the next step.