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Cast

Series cast summary:
Mark Mitchell Mark Mitchell ...  Mr. Gribble 39 episodes, 1992-2001
Esben Storm Esben Storm ...  Mr. Snapper 35 episodes, 1989-2000
Rian McLean Rian McLean ...  Pete Twist 26 episodes, 2000-2001
Mathew Waters ...  Bronson Twist 26 episodes, 2000-2001
Ebonnie Masini Ebonnie Masini ...  Linda Twist 26 episodes, 2000-2001
Richard Moir ...  Tony Twist 26 episodes, 1989-1992
Andrew S. Gilbert Andrew S. Gilbert ...  Tony Twist 26 episodes, 2000-2001
Christine Keogh Christine Keogh ...  Matron Gribble 26 episodes, 2000-2001
Marion Heathfield Marion Heathfield ...  Nell 26 episodes, 2000-2001
Brook Sykes Brook Sykes ...  Gribbs 26 episodes, 2000-2001
Tom Budge ...  Tiger Gleeson 26 episodes, 2000-2001
Samuel Marsland Samuel Marsland ...  Rabbit 26 episodes, 2000-2001
Bunney Brooke Bunney Brooke ...  Nell Rickards / ... 22 episodes, 1989-1992
Robyn Gibbes Robyn Gibbes ...  Fay / ... 22 episodes, 1989-1992
Katie Barnes Katie Barnes ...  Fiona 19 episodes, 2000-2001
Rueben Liversidge Rueben Liversidge ...  Anthony / ... 18 episodes, 2000-2001
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Tony Twist and his three children - thirteen year old twins Pete and Linda and seven year old Bronson - move to an old lighthouse on the rugged Australian Coast. They soon discover that the lighthouse, and the outhouse, are haunted. Written by Anonymous

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Comedy | Family | Fantasy

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 April 1989 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

A Família Twist See more »

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(12 parts) | (13 episodes)

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Stereo | Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Stuart Atkin and Lachlan Jeffrey, who played Rabbit and Gribble Jnr in season 1, were born one day apart on July 11 & 12, 1973. See more »

Goofs

In the end credits for Series 3 (January-March, 2000) a filming location is listed as "historic Spit Point Lighthouse" in all thirteen episodes. In Series 4 (January-April, 2001) this was changed to the correct spelling of "Split Point Lighthouse". See more »

Crazy Credits

During the end credits of each show we get to see not only out-takes but alternative workings of scenes from the week's episode. See more »

Connections

Featured in The Genie from Down Under: Wishing and Hoping (1996) See more »

Soundtracks

Round The Twist
(theme song)
Performed by Tamsin West
Words and Music by Andrew Duffield
Arranged by Andrew Duffield
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One of the Three Top Sci-Fi Kids Show
25 February 2002 | by Seth_NetSee all my reviews

This is Austalian version of Zack Files and So Weird but they do it so well. This show is equal commater to them. The Book of Love and it's follower though and journey and The Truth Micorphone. It just same that some of these think can happen

Austalia does a good job at the Sci-Fi range, enough in the episode when the shaving oder is broken, The young acter that get a real big beard. I think they could by real good star in the future. I was just surfing the Channel and when I stop and saw part of the Truth Micophone I real like the show. I found it on a Candana Station. I figure I might watch more. It's a cool show. I only see a few but they do pop up once an while.

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